Select Committee on Culture, Media and Sport Minutes of Evidence


Annex 4

Estimates of the Loss of Leisure Tourism Spend in Scotland, as a Result of Foot and Mouth in 2001

Table 1

ESTIMATED 2000 VALUES OF LEISURE TOURISM EXPENDITURE (£M) IN SCOTLAND

  
Urban ATBs*
Rural ATBs**
All ATBs
  
Jan-June
Jan-Sept
Jan-Dec
Jan-June
Jan-Sept
Jan-Dec
Jan-June
Jan-Sept
Jan-Dec
Overseas Tourism
65
205
225
50
193
213
115
398
438
Tourism from Scotland
31
59
73
73
178
235
104
237
308
Tourism from rest of UK
78
162
239
212
467
610
290
659
849
Total Leisure Tourism Spend
174
456
537
335
838
1,058
509
1,294
1,595

* Edinburgh and Lothians, Glasgow and CV, Angus and Dundee.
** Rest of ATBs


Table 2

ESTIMATED LOSS OF SPEND IN SCOTLAND IN 2001 AS A RESULT OF FOOT AND MOUTH

  
Urban ATBs
Rural ATBs
All ATBs
  
Jan-June
Jan-Sept
Jan-Dec
Jan-June
Jan-Sept
Jan-Dec
Jan-June
Jan-Sept
Jan-Dec
Overseas Tourism
£13m
£41m
£46m
£15m
£48m
£54m
£28m
£90m
£100m
  
(-20%)
(-20%)
(-20%)
(-30%)
(-25%)
(-25%)
(-24%)
(-22%)
(-22%)
Tourism from Scotland
£3m
£6m
£7m
£15m
£36m
£47m
£18m
£42m
£55m
  
(-10%)
(-10%)
(-10%)
(-20%)
(-20%)
(-20%)
(-17%)
(-17%)
(-17%)
Tourism from rest of UK
£12m
£24m
£24m
£52m
£117m
£156m
£65m
£143m
£180m
  
(-15%)
(-15%)
(-10%)
(-25%)
(-25%)
(-25%)
(-22%)
(-21%)
(-20%)
Overall loss
£28m
£71m
£77m
£82m
£201m
£258m
£110m
£273m
£335m
% Overall loss
  
  
(-14%)
  
  
(-24%)
  
  
(-21%)




 
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