Table 31 Fiscal work orders commenced by age, gender, employment status, ethnicity and length of orders: 2015-16 & 2016-17
|Age group 1|
|Employment status 2|
|Government training scheme||3||0.6||2||*|
|Economically inactive 3||24||4.7||23||2.6|
|African, Caribbean or Black||3||0.8||1||*|
|Length of order|
|Over 10 and under 20 hours||0||-||1||*|
|Over 20 and under 30 hours||3||0.6||0||-|
Fiscal work orders were introduced nationally on 1 April 2015, having been piloted in a small number of local authority areas since June 2008.
1. Age is at commencement of order.
2. The breakdown by employment status for 2015-16 has changed slightly since its original publication due to the receipt of revised figures for West Lothian.
3. Includes those who are retired, supported by family, caring for home/family or long-term sick/disabled.
4. The percentages for ethnicity represent the proportions of cases where the ethnicity was known.