Publication - Statistics publication

Scotland's marine economic statistics

Published: 10 Oct 2018
Directorate:
Marine Scotland Directorate
Part of:
Economy, Marine and fisheries, Statistics
ISBN:
9781787812901

The publication presents economic statistics for industrial categories defined as part of the marine sector.

79 page PDF

1.9 MB

79 page PDF

1.9 MB

Contents
Scotland's marine economic statistics
Table 18: Economic Overview - Scotland's marine economic statistics by sector, 2016

79 page PDF

1.9 MB

Table 18: Economic Overview - Scotland’s marine economic statistics by sector, 2016

  GVA £M Turnover £M Employment ‘000s 5
Industry sector GVA % of Scotland Marine Economy % of Scotland total economy4 Turnover % of Scotland Marine Economy Employment 000’s % of Scotland Marine Economy % of Scotland total economy
03.1: Fishing1 296 4% 0.22% 571 5% 4.8 6% 0.19%
03.2: Aquaculture2 216 2% 0.16% 797 8% 2.3 3% 0.09%
09.1: Support activities for petroleum and natural gas extraction 1,631 55% 1.24% 4,483 43% 19.7 26% 0.76%
10.2: Processing and preserving of fish, crustaceans and molluscs 391 6% 0.30% 1,602 15% 7.6 10% 0.29%
30.1: Building of ships and boats & 33.15: Repair and maintenance of ships and boats 202 9% 0.15% 1,001 10% 7.0 9% 0.27%
42.91: Construction of water projects & 52.22: Service activities incidental to water transportation 422 10% 0.32% 672 6% 4.0 5% 0.15%
50.1: Sea and coastal passenger water transport 63 2% 0.05% 168 2% 1.4 2% 0.05%
50.2: Sea and coastal freight water transport 65 2% 0.05% 178 2% 0.5 1% 0.02%
77.34: Renting and leasing of water transport equipment 8 0% 0.01% 14 0% 0.1 0% 0.00%
Marine Tourism3 554 10% 0.42% 1,031 10% 27.9 37% 1.08%
Marine economy total 3,849 100% 2.92% 10,517 100% 75.3 100% 2.91%
Scotland total 131,636         2,587.6    

Source: Marine Scotland, Scottish Annual Business Statistics, Office for National Statistics

Footnotes: Turnover and GVA adjusted for inflation based on 2016 price estimates.
1 – Fishing values taken from Marine Scotland Sea Fisheries Statistics, GVA estimated using Marine Scotland and Seafish Statistics.
2 – Aquaculture values taken from Marine Scotland Aquaculture Surveys, GVA estimated using Marine Scotland and DCF statistics.
3 – Marine tourism values include specific tourism SIC groups (See Annex A) within 100m of the coast.
4 - Scotland total GVA is from Quarterly National Accounts Scotland Scotland employment is from Business Register and Employment Survey
5 - Employment figures are head counts (not adjusted to Full Time Equivalents).


Contact

Kirsty.Bosley@gov.scot