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Residents at Scotland recorded an average ‘happiness score’ of 45%.

Just under half (48%) of Scots think that they will never buy their own home, with less than a third (29%) feeling confident about their future purchasing prospects, The latest How Scotland Lives research from Bank of Scotland has found.

The Bank of Brother and Sister may be just as generous as the Bank of Mum and Dad,with Scots loaning over £616m to their siblings, the Bank of Scotland found.

Scottish homeowners pay a fifth (20%) of their disposable income towards their mortgage each month, half of the prorportion in 2007 (38%), Bank of Scotland data found.