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Labour Market Statistics Publications

Annual Population Survey (APS)

Results from the Annual Population Survey are published on an annual basis. The following reports present analysis on the labour market, education and training at Scotland and sub-Scotland levels.

Year Month Publication Web Tables
2018 Dec Annual Population Survey, results for year to 30 September 2018 Summary Tables 
2018 Sep Annual Population Survey, results for year to 30 June 2018 Summary Tables 
2018 Jun Annual Population Survey, results for year to 31 March 2018 Summary Tables 
2018 May

Regional Employment Patterns: Statistics from the Annual Population Survey 2017

Note: APS data for 2012 to 2016 was reweighted in June 2017. Threfore, historical estimates may differ from those published in the previous Regional Employment Patterns publication.

Regional Employment Patterns: Statistics from the Annual Population Survey 2017: Technical Annex

Local Authority Tables
2018 Mar Annual Population Survey, results for year to 31 December 2017 Summary Tables 
2017 Dec Annual Population Survey, results for year to 30 September 2017 Summary Tables 
2017 Sept Annual Population Survey, results for year to 30 June 2017 Summary Tables 
2017 Jun Annual Population Survey, results for year to 31 March 2017 Summary Tables 
2017 May

Regional Employment Patterns in Scotland: Statistics from the Annual Population Survey 2016

Local Authority Tables
2017 Mar Annual Population Survey, results for year to 31 December 2016 Summary Tables 
2016 Dec Annual Population Survey, results for year to 30 September 2016 Summary Tables 
2016 Sept Annual Population Survey, results for year to 30 June 2016 Summary Tables  
2016 Jun Annual Population Survey, results for year to 31 March 2016 Summary Tables  
2015 May

Regional Employment Patterns in Scotland: Statistics from the Annual Population Survey 2015

 

Supplementary Web-Tables

2015 Mar Annual Population Survey, results for year to 31 December 2015 Summary Tables 
2015 Dec Annual Population Survey, results for year to 30 September 2015 Summary Tables
2014 May

Local Area Labour Markets in Scotland: Statistics from the Annual Popuation Survey 2014

Note: All APS data was reweighted to 2011 Census in March 2015. Historical estimates may differ from those previously available.

*Note: Table 4 in original PDF publication was incorrectly labelled as Underemployment. This should have read Model based unemployment. This was corrected on 29 May 2015*

Data available in latest Jan-Dec Release above

Supplementary Web-Tables

Archived APS Publications

 

 

Public Sector Employment

This is a quarterly publication providing data on the level of public sector employment in Scotland. It covers employment in reserved and devolved public sector organisations in Scotland.

The latest web-tables along with background and further information about this publication can be found from the Public Sector Employment websection.

Period Published Publication Additional Content
Q2 2018 Sep 2018 Public Sector Employment in Scotland - Statistics for the 2nd Quarter of 2018 Web-Tables
Q1 2018 Jun 2018 Public Sector Employment in Scotland - Statistics for the 1st Quarter of 2018  
Q4 2017 Mar 2018 Public Sector Employment in Scotland - Statistics for the 4th Quarter of 2017  
Q3 2017 Dec 2017 Public Sector Employment in Scotland - Statistics for the 3rd Quarter of 2017

 

Q2 2017 Sep 2017 Public Sector Employment in Scotland - Statistics for the 2nd Quarter of 2017  
Q1 2017 Jun 2017 Public Sector Employment in Scotland - Statistics for the 1st Quarter of 2017 

Supplementary tables - PSE by Age Q1 2017

Q4 2016 Mar 2017 Public Sector Employment in Scotland - Statistics for the 4th Quarter of 2016  
Q3 2016 Dec 2016 Public Sector Employment in Scotland - Statistics for the 3rd Quarter of 2016  

Historic Publications can be found from the Scottish Government Publication Webpage.

Estimates of the costs to respondents of completing the surveys for the Public Sector Employment series are published in line with the Code of Practice for Official Statistics.

 

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