There are around 15 000 doctors in Scotland.
BMA Scotland only got responses from 3 100 and, of those who cared enough to respond, 78%, 2 418, indicated they were prepared, on paper, were to go on strike.
2 418 is only 16% of 15 000 and there may be more than 15 000 doctors in Scotland.
This is another trade union survey based on a self-selecting, ‘squeaky-wheel’, thus unrepresentative, sample. It would fail an S4 Modern Studies project on its methodology.