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Publication - Statistics Publication

Scottish farm business income: annual estimates 2015-2016

Published: 27 Apr 2017
Part of:
Farming and rural
ISBN:
9781786529350

Farm business level estimates of average incomes for the accounting year 2015 to 2016, which relates to the 2015 crop year.

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Contents
Scottish farm business income: annual estimates 2015-2016
Table 1: FBS summary table: 2010-11 to 2015-16 (2015-16 prices)

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Table 1: FBS summary table: 2010-11 to 2015-16 (2015-16 prices)

Measure 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16
Average Output (£) 168,379 186,265 178,754 172,632 153,745 136,715
Input (£) 174,329 193,493 198,071 191,960 172,462 165,009
Subsidy and payments (£) 53,031 51,794 48,478 47,443 40,471 38,092
Diversified income (£) 3,776 3,703 2,707 3,098 2,368 2,818
FBI (£) 50,857 48,270 31,867 31,212 24,122 12,615
FBI/ FTE (£) 30,093 33,062 21,532 21,089 16,409 8,581
FBI without grants and subsidies -2,173 -3,524 -16,611 -16,230 -16,349 -25,477
Output:Input ratio 1.29 1.25 1.16 1.16 1.14 1.08
Off farm income (£) 9,706 9,127 9,860 10,107 10,799 11,188
Off farm income/ FTE (£) 5,743 6,251 6,662 6,829 7,346 7,611
Hourly income Average hourly income (£) 15.84 17.40 11.33 11.10 8.64 4.52
Minimum agricultural wage (£) 6.85 6.95 6.98 7.04 7.08 7.17
Average hourly income as % of MAW 231.2 250.4 162.3 157.6 121.9 63.0
Quartiles FBI upper quartile (£) 115,762 120,954 92,103 107,062 79,869 66,559
FBI lower quartile (£) 1,352 121 -14,855 -15,606 -14,065 -30,696
Output:Input ratio upper quartile 1.45 1.47 1.40 1.46 1.36 1.31
Output:Input ratio lower quartile 1.01 1.00 0.93 0.92 0.92 0.83
Balance Sheets (All Tenures) Net worth (£) closing valuation ( CV) 1,284,291 1,343,941 1,367,459 1,360,694 1,280,225 1,299,410
Liabilities as % of assets ( CV) 9.6 9.4 9.7 9.5 9.8 10.1

Full-Time equivalent ( FTE) is 1,900 hours.

Off farm Income is only collected for farmers and their spouse as the midpoint of the range in which their income falls.


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