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Publication - Statistics Publication

Economic Report on Scottish Agriculture, 2016

Published: 14 Jun 2016
ISBN:
9781786522276

Presents an overall picture of Scottish agriculture using data from the various agricultural surveys that RESAS manage.

175 page PDF

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175 page PDF

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Contents
Economic Report on Scottish Agriculture, 2016
Table C1 Number of holdings by region, subregion and farm type (1), June 2015

175 page PDF

5.6MB

Table C1 Number of holdings by region, subregion and farm type (1), June 2015

holdings

  Farm type
Specialist cereals General cropping Specialist horticulture & permanent crops Specialist pigs Specialist poultry Specialist dairy LFA cattle & sheep Non-LFA cattle & sheep Mixed holdings General cropping; forage Unclassified Total
North West: 254 222 220 91 296 30 7,488 114 1,188 10,156 537 20,596
Shetland c c 12 c 17 c 1,123 0 100 534 12 1,806
Orkney 40 c 16 c 41 13 707 0 146 958 41 1,980
Na h-Eileanan Siar c 101 74 15 70 c 2,316 c 236 3,522 117 6,460
Highland 207 114 118 61 168 c 3,342 c 706 5,142 367 10,350
North East: 1,083 181 83 61 140 30 1,254 879 1,472 3,352 349 8,884
Grampian 1,083 181 83 61 140 30 1,254 879 1,472 3,352 349 8,884
South East: 1,008 469 182 64 189 53 1,341 771 1,354 3,480 305 9,216
Tayside 294 348 90 15 70 11 450 257 511 1,501 120 3,667
Fife 202 62 46 13 44 17 53 175 282 577 59 1,530
Lothian 252 34 28 18 39 15 160 139 223 537 59 1,504
Scottish Borders 260 25 18 18 36 10 678 200 338 865 67 2,515
South West: 232 24 136 69 270 673 4,463 683 1,308 5,318 431 13,607
East Central 91 c 7 9 38 26 322 149 185 634 c 1,526
Argyll & Bute 7 c 29 7 33 42 912 5 89 793 c 1,980
Clyde Valley 62 7 52 11 49 117 986 119 327 1,342 141 3,213
Ayrshire 32 11 25 9 62 194 814 162 300 1,115 85 2,809
Dumfries & Galloway 40 c 23 33 88 294 1,429 248 407 1,434 c 4,079
LFA 435 214 305 157 531 555 14,546 0 2,621 15,831 989 36,184
Non-LFA 2,142 682 316 128 364 231 0 2,447 2,701 6,475 633 16,119
Scotland 2,577 896 621 285 895 786 14,546 2,447 5,322 22,306 1,622 52,303

(1) Since the 2014 publication, ERSA has used a new farm typology. Comparisons with previous years should be made with caution. Further details are available at: www.gov.scot/Publications/2013/06/5219/12.

c data suppressed to prevent disclosure of individual holdings.


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