Total Income from Farming Estimates: 2017-2019

Total Income from Farming (TIFF) is the official measure of the profit gained by the agriculture industry in Scotland. It provides a breakdown of the value of farm production, subsidies and costs.

Data sources and more information

Data source

TIFF estimates are calculated using a large number of data sources. These include Scottish Government data such as the June and December Agricultural surveys and the Farm Business Survey, prices and volumes data from the appropriate industry bodies, and bespoke surveys run by the Scottish Government or its contractors.


Chrissy Coakley
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Data tables

The data used to create the charts in this publication, as well as a quality assurance and methodology report, are available online in the accompanying spreadsheet.

Further supplementary analysis on productivity indices and income by Scottish regions will be published in due course.

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