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 30: Marine tourism - GVA, turnover, employment, by SMR, 2014 to 2016 (2016 prices)

79 page PDF

1.9 MB

Table 30: Marine tourism - GVA, turnover, employment, by SMR, 2014 to 2016 (2016 prices)

  GVA £M Turnover £M Employment Headcount ‘000s
Region 2014 2015 2016 2014 2015 2016 2014 2015 2016
Argyll 34.6 25.6 26.5 64.7 47.8 46.5 1.6 2.0 1.7
Clyde 146.4 127.5 127.5 271.3 234.9 248.9 7.1 7.5 7.3
Forth and Tay 114.1 119.5 132.1 203.5 205.4 221.4 6.1 6.4 6.3
Moray Firth 63.9 48.6 60.9 109.0 93.5 119.9 3.1 3.5 3.4
North Coast 6.4 4.4 6.6 11.9 9.0 10.4 0.3 0.4 0.4
North East 47.0 49.8 39.7 81.9 94.3 74.3 2.0 2.2 2.0
Orkney Islands 8.2 5.2 16.3 15.1 10.3 27.4 0.6 0.7 0.6
Outer Hebrides 34.1 22.1 13.3 46.3 41.9 27.7 0.7 0.8 0.8
Shetland Isles 16.9 11.0 34.0 36.3 29.9 71.9 0.9 1.1 0.9
Solway 34.0 31.5 42.5 59.3 64.5 93.0 1.2 1.5 1.4
West Highlands 62.8 43.8 54.6 113.5 81.5 89.5 3.0 3.4 3.2
TOTALS 568.6 489.0 554.2 1,013.0 912.9 1,031.0 26.7 29.7 27.9

Source: SABS extract - SABS SIC codes were identified as being related to tourism and recreation. Then, all tourism businesses located in postcodes within 100 metres of the coastline were included as ‘marine tourism’.

Notes:

  • Employment figures are head counts (not adjusted to Full Time Equivalents)
  • GVA and turnover values are adjusted to 2016 prices
  • Totals may not sum due to rounding and disclosure control.

Contact

Kirsty.Bosley@gov.scot