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Households below average income (HBAI) statistics

Statistics on the number and percentage of people living in low-income households in the UK.

These publications provide statistics and commentary on living standards in UK households, as determined by disposable income. They include the number and percentage of people living in low-income households, and changes in income patterns over time.

Use our infographic to find out how low income is measured in households below average income (HBAI) statistics.

Find archived HBAI reports on the National Archives.

Access the underlying data used to produce the statistics through the UK data archive. Read guidance on accessing sensitive versions of the data.

Read a guide to sources of data on earnings and income published by the Office for National Statistics.

Find future HBAI statistics release dates in our statistics release calendar.

There is contact information and more about DWP statistics on the Statistics at DWP page.

HBAI statistics: data to 2013/14

  1. Households below average income: 1994/1995 to 2013/2014

    • 25 June 2015
    • Statistics - national statistics

HBAI statistics: data to 2012/13

  1. Households below average income (HBAI): 1994/95 to 2012/13

    • 1 July 2014
    • Statistics - national statistics

HBAI statistics: data to 2010/11

  1. First Release: Households Below Average Income (HBAI) statistics, June 2012

    • 14 June 2012
    • Statistics - national statistics
  2. Households below average income (HBAI): 1994/95 to 2010/11

    • 11 June 2012
    • Statistics - national statistics

HBAI statistics: data to 2009/10

  1. Households below average income (HBAI): 1994/95 to 2009/10

    • 28 May 2012
    • Statistics - national statistics

HBAI statistics: data to 2008/09

  1. Households below average income (HBAI): 1994/95 to 2008/09

    • 11 July 2013
    • Statistics - national statistics