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Scottish Sea Fisheries Statistics 2010

DescriptionThis annual publication presents a detailed overview of landings of sea fish; the Scottish fishing fleet; and the number of sea fishermen employed
ISBN9781780453620
Official Print Publication DateSeptember 2011
Website Publication DateSeptember 15, 2011

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A National Statistics Publication for Scotland

ISBN 978-1 78045 362 0
DPPAS 11957

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This annual publication presents a detailed overview of landings of sea fish; the Scottish fishing fleet; and the number of sea fishermen employed.

Contents

Cod Recovery Zone Map

Sea Fishing and the Common Fisheries Policy

Key Points

1. Overview of Landings
1.1 Landings by Scottish Based Vessels
Chart 1.1 Quantity and value of all landings by Scottish vessels: 2006 to 2010.
1.1.1 Demersal, Pelagic and Shellfish Landings
Chart 1.2 Quantity and value of landings by Scottish vessels; percentage of each species type, 2010.
Chart 1.3 Quantity and value of landings of each species type by Scottish vessels: 2006 to 2010.
Chart 1.4.a Quantity and value of landings of key pelagic species by Scottish vessels: 2006 to 2010.
Chart 1.4.b Quantity and value of landings of key shellfish species type by Scottish vessels: 2006 to 2010.
Chart 1.4.c Quantity and value of landings of key demersal species type by Scottish vessels: 2006 to 2010.
1.1.2 Landings Abroad
Chart 1.5.a Quantity and value of landings abroad for demersal species by Scottish vessels: 2010.
Chart 1.5.b Quantity and value of landings abroad for pelagic species by Scottish vessels: 2010.
Chart 1.5.c Quantity and value of landings abroad for shellfish species by Scottish vessels: 2010.
1.2 Landings by Area of Capture
Figure 1.1.a Quantity of demersal species by ICES rectangle, 2010.
Figure 1.1.b Value of demersal species by ICES rectangle, 2010.
Figure 1.1.c Quantity of pelagic species by ICES rectangle, 2010.
Figure 1.1.d Value of pelagic species by ICES rectangle, 2010.
Figure 1.1.e Quantity of shellfish species by ICES rectangle, 2010.
Figure 1.1.f Value of shellfish species by ICES rectangle, 2010.
1.3 Landings into Scotland
Figure 1.2.a Quantity of landings into Scotland by district, 2010.
Figure 1.2.b Value of landings into Scotland by district, 2010.
1.4 Total Allowable Catches, Quota and Uptake
Chart 1.6.a Quota uptake of main North Sea ( NS) and West Scotland ( WoS) demersal stocks by UK vessels in 2009 and 2010.
Chart 1.6.b Quota uptake of main North Sea ( NS) and West Scotland ( WoS) pelagic stocks by UK vessels in 2009 and 2010.

2. The Scottish Fishing Fleet
2.1 Regulation of the UK Fleet
2.2 Size of the Scottish Fleet
Chart 2.1Size of the Scottish Fleet: 2001 to 2010.
2.2.1 Size of the Scottish Fleet by Length
2.2.2 Size of the Scottish Fleet by Age
2.2.3 Size of the Scottish Fleet by Administration District
2.2.4 Size of the Scottish Fleet by Fishing Method
Chart 2.2 Number of vessels by fishing method: 2001 to 2010.
Figure 2.1 Number of vessels in the Scottish fleet by administration district: 2010
2.3 Effort in the Cod Recovery Zone
Chart 2.3 Effort of Scottish vessels using selected regulated gears in the Cod Recovery Zone: 2001 to 2010.
2.4 Number of Fishermen
Chart 2.4 Number of fishermen employed on Scottish based vessels: 2001 to 2010

Annex 1: Methodology

Annex 2: Glossary of Terms

Annex 3: Further Information

Annex 4: Statistical Tables

Annex 5: Port Districts and Ports in Scotland

A NATIONAL STATISTICS PUBLICATION FOR SCOTLAND

List of tables

Landings Tables - These tables contain information on the quantity, value, species and area of capture of sea fish landings. Figures focus on Scottish based vessels landing into the UK and abroad as well as covering UK based vessels landing into the UK and abroad and foreign vessels landing into the UK.

Table 1.1 Quantity and value of all landings into the UK and landings by UK vessels abroad, by main species: 2006 to 2010.
Table 1.1.a Quantity, value and percentage of landings by Scottish vessels by species type: 2006 to 2010.
Table 1.1.b Value and prices in real terms of the main species landed by Scottish vessels: 2006 to 2010.
Table 1.2 Number of voyages and the quantity and value of landings by Scottish vessels by landing district: 2006 to 2010
Table 1.3 Quantity and value of landings by Scottish vessels abroad, by country of landing and species type: 2006 to 2010
Table 1.4 Quantity and value of landings by Scottish vessels by main species and vessel length group: 2010
Table 1.5 Quantity and value of landings by Scottish vessels by main species and gear type: 2010
Table 1.6 Quantity and value of all landings by Scottish vessels by ICES area and main species: 2010
Table 1.7 Total allowable catches, UK quota and uptake: 2006 to 2010
Table 1.8 Quantity and value of landings of key commercial stocks by Scottish vessels: 2006 to 2010
Table 1.9 Quantity and value of all landings into Scotland by district and main species: 2006 to 2010
Table 1.10 Quantity and value of landings into Scotland by foreign vessels, by nationality: 2006 to 2010
Table 1.11 Percentage (tonnage) disposal of sea fish landed into Scotland by all vessels: 2006 to 2010

Vessel Tables - These tables contain information on Scottish fleet structure, fishing effort by the Scottish fleet, and the number of fishermen employed in Scotland.

Table 2.1 Number, tonnage and engine power of active Scottish based vessels by length group as at 31st December: 2001 to 2010.
Table 2.2 Number, tonnage and engine power of active Scottish based vessels by length group and age group as at 31st December 2010.
Table 2.3 Number of active Scottish based vessels by district and length group as at 31st December 2010.
Table 2.4 Number of active (1) Scottish based vessels by main fishing as at 31st December: 2001 to 2010.
Table 2.5 Number of Scottish based vessels by main fishing method and length group as at 31st December 2010.
Table 2.6 Effort in kW days at sea by Scottish based vessels by regulated gear type: 2001 to 2010.
Table 2.7 Number of fishermen employed on Scottish based vessels: 2001 to 2010
Table 2.8 Number of fishermen employed on Scottish based vessels, by district: 2010
Table 2.9 Number of fishermen employed on Scottish based vessels, by region: 2010