The available information is given in the following table:
Number of Fishermen Employed1 on Scottish-Based Vessels, 2007 to 2009=
Note: 1. Figures are limited to those employed on vessels which submit landing declarations to Marine Scotland port offices. They exclude, for example, those employed in cockle picking.
This information is published in table 13 in the Statistical Bulletin Scottish Sea Fisheries Statistics 2009, copies of which are available in the Scottish Parliament Information Centre (Bib. number 51820).