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Growth sector statistics

Last updated: 30 Nov 2021 - see all updates
Published: 30 Nov 2021

Key statistics on Scotland’s growth sectors.

Published:
30 Nov 2021
Growth sector statistics

Scotland's Economic Strategy identifies those sectors where Scotland has a distinct comparative advantage:

  • food and drink (including agriculture and fisheries)
  • creative Industries (including digital)
  • sustainable tourism
  • energy (including renewables)
  • financial and business Services
  • life sciences

The Growth Sectors are defined using Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) 2007 codes. SIC codes are used to classify business establishments by the main type of economic activity in which they are engaged.

Life sciences cluster

XLSX
233.0 kB

Creative industries

DOCX
79.9 kB

Energy

DOCX
106.4 kB

Food and drink

DOCX
109.0 kB

Sustainable tourism

DOCX
99.6 kB

Life sciences

DOCX
81.9 kB

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Email:
industrystatistics@gov.scot

Telephone:

0131 244 6802

Post:
Scottish Government
Business and Innovation Statistics
Office of the Chief Economic Adviser
5 Atlantic Quay
150 Broomielaw
Glasgow
G2 8LU

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First published: 30 Nov 2021 Last updated: 30 Nov 2021 -