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Summary: Ethnicity and Labour Market

Summary: Ethnicity and Labour Market

In 2016 in Scotland:

  • The employment rate for people from minority ethnic groups decreased by 1.3 percentage points over the year, from 58.9% to 57.6%.

Employment rates by ethnicity for 2016, change over year, Scotland

Employment Rates by Ethnicity

 

Source: Annual Population Survey

See the monthly briefing papers for the latest labour market statistics

 

Useful Links

Ethnicity Page

Labour Market Page

Publications and Outputs

Publications and Outputs

Regional Employment Patterns in Scotland - Statistics from the Annual Population Survey

The main publication contains data on age and gender while further equalities analysis can be found in the Local Authority Web Tables.

Scottish Government Equality Outcomes: Ethnicity Evidence Review (2013)

A comprehensive review of the available evidence relating to ethnicity, across the policy areas.

Data

Data

Labour Market briefs

Annual Population Survey microdata is available (through a ‘special licence’ scheme) from the UK Data Archive.

External Links

External Links

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Office for National Statistics website

Nomis

 

Contacts

Contacts

Labour Market

lmstats@gov.scot