Publication - Statistics

Scottish Survey of Farm Structure and Methods, 2016

Published: 15 Nov 2016
Directorate:
Environment and Forestry Directorate
Part of:
Farming and rural
ISBN:
9781786525758

Scottish statistics from the EU Farm Structure Survey 2016.

Scottish Survey of Farm Structure and Methods, 2016
Table 2a: Farm management structure - day-to-day running

Table 2a: Farm management structure - day-to-day running

2013 2016
number of holdings percentage of holdings number of holdings percentage of holdings
The occupier 26,796 80.9 25,769 79.9
The occupier's spouse 899 2.7 994 3.1
A member of the occupier's family 2,173 6.6 2,037 6.3
Another person (a "manager") 3,252 9.8 3,459 10.7
Base: 33,120 holdings for 2013, 32,260 holdings for 2016

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