Publication - Statistics

Annual Population Survey in Scotland: A Compendium of Labour Market Statistics 2006

Published: 28 Jun 2007
Part of:
Statistics
ISBN:
0755915477

Summary publication of results from the Annual Population Survey 2006, presenting analysis on the labour market, education and training. Results are provided at Scotland and sub-Scotland levels.

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Annual Population Survey in Scotland: A Compendium of Labour Market Statistics 2006
By work pattern

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By work pattern

The number of working age people employed in Scotland was estimated to be 2.365 million in 2006. Table 7 shows that 76.4% of those employed worked full-time in 2006.

Table 7: Number of people of working age in employment by work pattern, 2005-2006

Geography (Residence Based)

2005

2006

% Full-time

% Full-time

Level
Full-time

Level
Part-time

Scotland

76.1%

76.4%

1,804,600

557,800

Local Authority Area

Aberdeen City

73.3%

74.8%

77,400

26,100

Aberdeenshire

75.3%

73.7%

85,100

30,400

Angus

75.6%

72.1%

36,800

14,200

Argyll & Bute

77.5%

75.2%

31,100

10,300

Clackmannanshire

73.5%

78.1%

16,000

4,500

Dumfries & Galloway

73.4%

72.7%

48,300

18,100

Dundee City

75.5%

72.8%

43,500

16,300

East Ayrshire

76.3%

76.8%

39,600

11,900

East Dunbartonshire

75.7%

77.3%

41,000

12,100

East Lothian

72.8%

74.5%

33,400

11,400

East Renfrewshire

74.7%

74.7%

33,300

11,300

Edinburgh, City of

75.9%

76.7%

174,400

53,100

Eilean Siar

68.4%

69.7%

7,900

3,400

Falkirk

78.5%

76.1%

53,500

16,800

Fife

76.5%

76.3%

127,000

39,400

Glasgow City

77.6%

79.3%

190,800

49,800

Highland

74.4%

74.8%

73,200

24,700

Inverclyde

76.9%

76.5%

27,400

8,400

Midlothian

74.4%

75.7%

31,300

10,000

Moray

74.7%

75.8%

30,100

9,600

North Ayrshire

76.8%

76.9%

44,400

13,300

North Lanarkshire

78.0%

78.5%

114,100

31,200

Orkney Islands

72.6%

70.0%

6,600

2,800

Perth & Kinross

76.4%

73.9%

45,800

16,200

Renfrewshire

77.6%

77.2%

61,600

18,200

Scottish Borders

74.1%

76.5%

38,500

11,800

Shetland Islands

74.6%

74.5%

8,200

2,800

South Ayrshire

75.5%

76.6%

37,200

11,400

South Lanarkshire

78.9%

79.8%

116,900

29,600

Stirling

72.4%

75.2%

30,600

10,100

West Dunbartonshire

77.8%

78.1%

32,600

9,100

West Lothian

77.5%

77.7%

67,300

19,300

Deprivation

15% Most Deprived Areas

74.7%

74.6%

187,100

63,800

Rest of Scotland

76.3%

76.6%

1,617,500

494,000

Urban/Rural Classification (6 fold)

Large Urban Areas

76.1%

77.1%

690,000

205,200

Other Urban Areas

77.5%

76.5%

548,400

168,400

Accessible Small Towns

75.6%

76.5%

171,000

52,500

Remote Small Towns

74.6%

75.1%

65,200

21,600

Accessible Rural

74.7%

75.4%

224,300

73,100

Remote Rural

74.2%

74.1%

105,800

37,000

Note: 2,600 people in employment could not be classified into full-time or part-time.