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Scottish Economic Statistics 2005

DescriptionThis compendium publication presents a range of official statistics relevant to the Scottish economy. In addition it contains articles on the Executive's plans for the implementation of the Atkinson Review recommendations in Scotland, Scottish information from the new Annual Survey of Hour and Earnings, issues relating to the estimation of trade statistics for Scotland and analysis of data on company ownership.
ISBN0 7559 4862 9
Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateNovember 25, 2005

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A Scottish Executive National Statistics Publication
November 2005
ISBN 0 7559 4862 9
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Contents

Preface

Part A: Articles
1 Implementing the Atkinson Review in Scotland
2 Pay in Scotland - Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings
3 Issues with the estimation of trade statistics for Scotland
4 Ownership of firms in Scotland 2002

Part B: Tables and commentary
Chapter 1 Economic accounts - GDP, output, exports, input-output
Chapter 2 Enterprises - Businesses in Scotland, Regional Selective Assistance, innovation in Scottish industry
Chapter 3 Industry sectors - Production, construction, services, focus on computer services, agriculture and fisheries, tourism
Chapter 4 Labour market - Population, employment, unemployment, earnings
Chapter 5 Household sector - Household income and expenditure, poverty analysis, benefits
Chapter 6 Public sector - Central and Local Government income and expenditure, public sector employment
Definitions, methodologies and sources
Scottish Executive Statistical Services

List of Tables and Charts

Part A: Articles
Tables

A2.1 Mean gross weekly earnings and growth (year on year) for full-time employees, April 1998 to 2003
A2.2 Mean gross weekly earnings and growth (year on year) for full-time male employees, April 1998 to 2003
A2.3 Mean gross weekly earnings and growth (year on year) for full-time female employees, April 1998 to 2003
A2.4 Median gross weekly earnings of full-time employees, April 2004
A2.5 Median and Mean gross weekly earnings of full-time employees 16 by industry, April 2004
A3.1 Exports of goods to the rest of the world, 2000 - 2004
A3.2 Imports of goods from the rest of the world, 2000 - 2004
A3.3 Exports to the rest of the UK, 2002 and 2003
A4.1 Company ownership by sector, 2002
A4.2 Productivity and other per employee measures, by sector and ownership 2002
Charts
A2.1 Median gross weekly full-time earnings by gender, Scotland, April 1998 to 2004
A2.2 Median gross weekly part-time earnings by gender, Scotland, April 1998 to 2004
A2.3 Pay gap between women's and men's hourly earnings, excluding overtime, April 1998 to 2004
A2.4 Distributions of gross weekly full-time earnings, April 1998 to 2004
A2.5 Median gross weekly full-time earnings by gender and age 2004
A2.6 Median gross annual full-time earnings by occupation, Scotland, April 2004
A2.7 Median gross hourly full-time earnings by occupation, Scotland, April 2004
A2.8 Median gross weekly full-time earnings by sector, April 1998 to 2004
A2.9 Public/Private sector pay gap of median gross weekly earnings of full-time employees, Scotland, April 1998 to 2004
A4.1 Shares of gross value added by sector and ownership, 2002
A4.2 Scottish employment in foreign-owned companies, by country 1996
A4.3 Scottish employment in foreign-owned companies, by country 2002
A4.4 Employment in Scottish manufacturing companies, by ownership, 1952-2002

Part B: Tables and commentary
Chapter 1 Economic Accounts
Tables
1.1 Gross Value Added at basic prices by category of output, 1995 to 2005 Q2
1.2 Gross Domestic Product by type of income and by industry, 1995 to 2003
1.3 Headline GVA at current basic prices, by NUTS 3 regions, 1995 and 2002
1.4 Aggregate Supply and Demand balance for domestic products 2001
1.5 Aggregate Supply Table 2001 (Output at basic prices and supply at purchasers' prices)
1.6 Aggregate Domestic Use Matrix 2001 (Purchasers' Prices)
1.7 Aggregate Industry by Industry 2001 (Basic Prices)
1.8 Value of Scottish exports by industry, 2002 - 2003
1.9 Top 20 destinations for Scottish exports, 2002 - 2003
1.10 Scottish exports by Local Enterprise Company area, 2002 - 2003
1.11 Index of Scottish Manufactured Exports, in constant prices, by industry 1995 - 2005 Q2
Charts
1.1 Scottish GDP index 1995 Q1 - 2005 Q2
1.2 Year on Year GDP Growth, 1998 Q1 to 2005 Q2
1.3GDP Weights of Main Industries, 1995 and 2002
1.4 Demand for Domestic Commodities
1.5 Scottish exports by industry, 2002 - 2003
1.6 Index of Manufactured exports 1995 Q1 - 2005Q2

Chapter 2 Enterprises
Tables

2.A Legal Status of enterprises in Scotland, 2004
2.1 Number of enterprises in Scotland, and their total Scottish employment, 2000 to 2004
2.2a Total number of enterprises in Scotland by industry and employee size-band, November 2004
2.2b Total Scottish employment of enterprises in Scotland by industry and employee size-band, November 2004
2.2c Total Scottish turnover of enterprises in Scotland by industry and employee size-band, November 2004
2.3 Number of registered enterprises in Scotland and their total Scottish employment and turnover by Local Enterprise Company area, November 2004
2.4a Enterprises changing employment size-band between 2001 and 2004
2.4b Number of enterprises first registered in 2001, and their Scottish employment by size-band in 2001 and 2004
2.5 Changes in employment between 2001 and 2004
2.6 Stock of VAT Registered Enterprises and VAT Registrations, 2003
2.7 Regional Selective Assistance 2000/01 to 2004/05
2.8RSA Offers Accepted 2000/01 to 2004/05, by country of ownership
2.9 Regional Selective Assistance offers accepted 2000/01 to 2004/05, by industry
2.10 Expenditure on R&D per industry employee, 2003
2.11 Higher Education Institutions: Selected Commercialisation Activities 2002/03
2.12 Patent Applications and R&D Expenditure by Region 2003
2.13 Selected results of Scottish E-business Survey, 2001 - 2004
2.14 Selected results of International E-business Benchmarking Survey, 2003 - 2004
Charts
2.1 Employment in Small, Medium and Large Enterprises, by Industry group, 2004
2.2 Number of enterprises that opened or closed between 2001 and 2004, by industry
2.3 Breakdown of gross expenditure on R&D as a percentage of GDP, 2003
2.4 Comparison of business enterprise R&D expenditure as a percentage of GDP, 2003
2.5 Expenditure on R & D 1995 to 2003, by product group

Chapter 3 Industry Sectors
Tables

3.A Summary of major indicators for the computer services industry, 1998 - 2003
3.B Total economic impact of the computer services industry in Scotland, showing main industries
3.1 Total outputs and costs by industry, 2003
3.2 Total employees and employee ratios by industry, 2003
3.3 Total outputs, costs and employees by sector, 1998 to 2003
3.4 Manufacturing sector - key indicators by local authority, 2003
3.5 Service sector - key indicators by local authority, 2003
3.6 Service sector - ranking of local authority sectors in terms of their share of employees in 2003
3.7 Ownership by sector, 2003
3.8 Volume and value of tourism, by origin, 2003
3.9 Scottish Agricultural Output, Input and Income, 1999 to 2004
3.10 Net Farm Incomes and average direct subsidies by farm type, 2002/03 to 2004/05
Charts
3.A Scottish quarterly GVA index for computer services, 1995 - 2005
3.1 Shares of gross value added by sector in 1999 and 2003
3.2 Tourism GVA index, 1995 - 2005
3.3 Agriculture in the economy, 2004
3.4 Total Income from Farming and direct subsidies, 1994 to 2003
3.5 The Scottish sea-fishing industry, 1993 - 2004
Map 3.1 Service Sector - Gross Value Added per Employee by Local Authority, 2003

Chapter 4 Labour Market
Tables

4.1 2004 Mid-year population estimates by age group and gender for Scotland and local Authority Areas
4.2 Economic activity and inactivity, employment and unemployment, by gender, 1992 to 2005
4.3 Economic activity and inactivity, employment and unemployment, Scotland and local Authority Areas, 2004
4.4 Employee jobs by detailed industry and percentage of female employees, 1999 to 2005
4.5 Persons in employment by status, Scotland 1998 to 2005
4.6 Labour in Scottish Agriculture, 1998 to 2005
4.7 Persons in employment receiving job related training, 1997 to 2005
4.8 Graduates aged 25-59/64 as a proportion of those in employment, Scotland 1997 to 2005
4.9 Claimant unemployment, Scotland 1998 to 2004
4.10 Claimant unemployment by gender, age and duration of unemployment, 2000 to 2005
4.11 Claimant unemployment - Percentage of total shown by gender and duration, 2000 to 2005
4.12 Claimant unemployment by gender, Scotland and local authority areas, 2004
4.13 Notified vacancies by industry, 2002 to 2005
4.14 Notified, filled and unfilled vacancies by industry, June 2005
4.15 Notified, filled and unfilled vacancies by occupation, June 2005
4.16 Medium gross weekly earnings of full-time employees by occupational group, Scotland and UK, April 2004
4.17 Medium gross weekly earnings of full-time employees by industry group, Scotland and UK, April 2004
4.18 Medium gross weekly earnings of full-time employees, Scotland and UK, 1998 - 2004
4.19 Medium gross weekly earnings of full-time employees on adult rates, Scotland and local authority areas, 2004
Charts
4.1a Number of females by age, 1994, 2004 and 2014
4.1b Number of males by age, 1994, 2004 and 2014
Map 4.1 Employment Rates by Scottish Local Authority Area, 2004 102
4.2 Employment, unemployment and economic activity rates by gender in Scotland, 1992 to 2005
4.3 Employment rate by age group, 1994 to 2005
4.4 Employment rates by level of qualification 1997 to 2005
4.5 Distribution of employee jobs by industry 1998 and 2003
4.6 Claimant count and unemployment rate in Scotland and UK, 1993 to 2005
Map 4.2 Claimants of Workless Benefits (Jobseekers allowance and Incapacity Benefits) by Local Authority, February 2005

Chapter 5 Household sector
Tables

5.1 Number of family units and persons in each family type, 2003/04
5.2 Percentage of individuals below 60 percent GB median income by family type, before and after housing costs, 1996/97 and 2003/04
5.3 Working Age Claimants of Key Benefits by Statistical Group and Local Authority, Scotland, February 2005
5.4 Recipients of the main benefits, Scotland, 2005
5.5 Recipients of Tax Credits, Scotland, July 2003 - April 2005
5.6 Average weekly household expenditure, Scotland and UK, 2001/02 - 2003/04
Charts
5.1 Household income distribution, 1996/97 and 2003/04
5.2 Real median households income, average annual growth by decile, 1996/97 to 2003/04
5.3 Components of gross household income by income band, 2003/04
5.4 Number of persons living in households with income below the 50 percent and 60 percent relative median income thresholds, 1996/97 and 2003/04
5.5 Number of persons living in households with income below the 50 percent and 60 percent absolute median income thresholds, 1996/97 and 2003/04

Chapter 6 Public Sector
Tables

6.1 General Government Revenues, 2002/03
6.2 Summary of Local Authorities' Revenue and Capital Income and Expenditure by category, 2003/04
6.3 Council Tax by Local Authority, 2004
6.4 Identifiable and non-identifiable expenditure on services in Scotland, 2002/03
6.5 Local Authority Current Expenditure by Service, General Fund, 1998/99 to 2003/04 (Net expenditure financed from grants, non-domestic rates, council tax and balances)
6.6 Public Sector employment in Scotland, quarter 2, 2005
Charts
6.1 Estimated Government revenue from Scotland, by source 2002/03
6.2 Identifiable expenditure per head, UK regions 2003/04
6.3 Identifiable expenditure per head on Services, Scotland and UK 2003/04
6.4 Changes in public and private sector employment since 199
6.5 Breakdown of public sector employment, Q2 2005

Local area tables
1.3 Headline GVA at current basic prices, by NUTS 3 regions, 1995 and 2002
1.10 Scottish exports by Local Enterprise Company area, 2002 - 2003
2.3 Number of registered enterprises in Scotland and their total Scottish employment and turnover by LEC area, November 2004
2.6 Stock of VAT registered enterprises and VAT registrations, local authority areas 2003
3.4 Manufacturing sector - key indicators by local authority, 2003
3.5 Service sector - key indicators by local authority, 2003
3.6 Service sector - ranking of local authority sectors in terms of their share of employees in 2003
4.1 Mid-year population estimates by age group and gender, local authority areas, 2004
4.3 Economic activity and inactivity, employment and unemployment, local authority areas, 2004
4.12 Claimant unemployment by gender, local authority areas, 2004
4.19 Average gross weekly earnings of full-time employees on adult rates, local authority areas, 2004
5.3 Working age claimants of key benefits by statistical group and local authority, February 2005
6.3 Council Tax by local authority, 2004

SCOTTISH ECONOMIC STATISTICS

This is the sixth edition of the annual publication Scottish Economic Statistics, which is produced by Government statisticians in the Scottish Executive. It presents a range of official statistics relevant to the Scottish economy. In addition it contains articles on the Executive's plans for the implementation of the Atkinson Review recommendations in Scotland, Scottish information from the new Annual Survey of Hour and Earnings, issues relating to the estimation of trade statistics for Scotland and analysis of data on company ownership.

The publication presents a range of tables and graphs which contain indicators on the following topics:

Economic Accounts
Gross Domestic Product
Input-Output Tables
Exports
Labour Market
Population
Employment and Unemployment
Earnings
Vacancies
Training in the workplace
Corporate Sector
Size and distribution of businesses
Business births and deaths
Regional Selective Assistance
Innovation
Industry Sectors
Manufacturing
Service sector
Construction
Agriculture and fisheries
Tourism
Households
Household Income
Social security benefits
Household expenditure
Public Sector
Revenue and expenditure
Local Authority income and expenditure
Council Tax
Employment