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Work and Worklessness among Households in Scotland 2009

Work and Worklessness among households in Scotland, 2009


Table 8: Children living in working-age households by combined economic activity status of household members, Scotland, 2004-2008

Not seasonally adjusted

Working households

Households containing both working and workless members

Workless households

All households

Employed and unemployed

Employed and inactive

Employed unemployed and inactive

All households containing both working and workless members

All unemployed

Unemployed and inactive

All inactive

All workless households

Per cent

2004

57.6%

3.3%

22.2%

1.0%

26.6%

1.7%

1.5%

12.6%

15.8%

100.0%

2005

57.6%

2.6%

23.5%

0.7%

26.8%

1.7%

1.8%

12.2%

15.6%

100.0%

2006

59.9%

2.9%

21.1%

0.6%

24.6%

1.6%

1.8%

12.0%

15.4%

100.0%

2007

58.9%

3.1%

22.4%

0.7%

26.2%

1.5%

1.6%

11.9%

14.9%

100.0%

2008

58.9%

3.2%

23.6%

0.6%

27.4%

1.7%

1.1%

10.9%

13.7%

100.0%

Change on year

0.1%

0.1%

1.2%

-0.1%

1.2%

0.2%

-0.4%

-1.0%

-1.2%

0.0%

Levels

2004

527,800

30,600

203,400

9,400

243,400

15,500

13,900

115,400

144,800

916,000

2005

538,300

24,700

219,000

6,200

249,900

15,500

16,400

113,800

145,700

934,000

2006

543,000

26,500

191,400

5,300

223,200

14,100

16,600

109,000

139,700

905,900

2007

520,400

27,100

198,200

6,300

231,500

13,400

13,700

104,900

132,000

884,000

2008

519,800

27,900

208,100

5,300

241,300

14,700

10,100

96,000

120,700

881,900

Change on year

-600

800

9,900

-900

9,800

1,300

-3,600

-9,000

-11,300

-2,100

Source: Annual Population Survey, Jan-Dec

For more information see: Notes

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