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Scottish Sea Fisheries Statistics 2006

Published: 19 Sep 2007
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Statistics
ISBN:
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Scottish Sea Fisheries Statistics 2006

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Scottish Sea Fisheries Statistics 2006
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Table 11. Employment in sea fishing and Scottish labour force, 1996 to 2006

1996

1997

1998

1999

2000

2001

2002

2003

2004

2005

(r)

2006

Total employed in the catching sector

8,084

8,194

7,771

7,330

6,902

6,637

5,707

5,276

5,275

5,155 5,205

Total labour force ('000)

2,278

2,299

2,298

2,280

2,334

2,341

2,357

2,367

2,410

2,415 2,448

Employment in fishing as % of labour force

0.4

0.4

0.3

0.3

0.3

0.3

0.2

0.2

0.2

0.2 0.2

Source : Labour Force Survey; Scottish Fishery Protection Agency. (Data prior to 1998 for LFS is based on 4 combined quarters, data from 1999 onwards is based on annual data)
In 2005 Peterhead's employment figures were under-recorded. Their figures for 2005 have now been estimated as being the same as in 2006.