Appendix 1: Comparative terms used in this report

The following table shows what we mean in the report when, for example we refer to MOST schools we mean 10 of the total 12 visited.

   Terms used

Percentage

Number of schools

All

100%

12

Almost all

91% – 99%

11

Most

75% – 90%

10

Majority /Generally/Many

50% – 74%

6-9

Minority/Less than half/Some

15% – 49%

3-6

A few

less than 15%

1-2

Adapted from Education Scotland