As you can see, scotland is not an independent country or state, and neither are wales, northern ireland, or england itself however, scotland is most certainly a nation of people living in an internal division of the united kingdom of great britain and northern ireland. If one genuinely believes that the european union is able to build peace, cooperation, trade and community between nation states in a way which is mutually beneficial to all those nation states and their populations, there is no reason why an independent scotland (should the scots want an independent scotland) is bad.
Find out more about the pros and cons of independencea and vote in our poll: should scotland become independent should scotland be independent devolution of power has been a longstading claim in scotland on 18 september 2014 scotland held a referendum of independence the no camp won by 10 points difference.
This feature is not available right now please try again later. Scotland can be a successful country in its own right the scottish government says statistics show an independent scotland would be one of the wealthiest countries in the world spending per head in scotland may be higher than the rest of the uk, but so is scotland’s tax contribution.
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Should scotland be an independent country survey years 27 may 2013: aqmen & university of edinburgh survey for economic & social research council (esrc) with 1018 respondents, 14 to 17. Scotland would struggle being an independent country as a part of the united kingdom we would have more power in the world i strongly am against the fact that scotland should become an independent country.
Scottish independence is a political aim of various political parties, advocacy groups, and individuals in scotland for the country to become an independent sovereign state a national referendum was held in scotland on 18 september 2014 voters were asked to answer either yes or no to the question: should scotland be an independent country 553% of voters answered no and 447% answered yes, with a voter turnout of 845.
It might be sooner than that, and yes, of course scotland should be an independent country scotland has not benefitted from being ruled by another country in 1707, scotland had about 20% of the population that england had at the same time today it is less than 10.