Table 7: Shotgun Certificates - cancellations and revocations in Scotland as at 31 December, 2003 to 2012
Number and percentage
|Number of certificates on issue||52,421||52,409||51,029||49,974||49,213||50,021||50,308||49,449||48,726||48,168|
|Number of cancellations2||1,016||1,378||3,125||2,879||2,608||907||1,348||2,519||2,422||2,406|
|Percentage of certificates cancelled from previous year||2.0||2.6||6.0||5.6||5.2||1.8||2.7||5.0||4.9||4.9|
|Number of revocations2||78||83||58||77||83||65||71||71||52||45|
|Percentage of certificates revoked from previous year||0.2||0.2||0.1||0.2||0.2||0.1||0.1||0.1||0.1||0.1|
1. A software problem in 2005 and 2006 affected the data submitted by Fife Constabulary. For further information please see Note 4.2.2.
2. For further information on cancellation and revocations of firearm or shotgun certificates please see Note 4.2.8.
Email: Neil Henderson