Statistics at DCLG
DCLG collects and publishes official statistics relating to deprivation, housing and homelessness, local government finance, planning performance and land use.
We produce statistics in accordance with the statutory and other arrangements described in the guide to national and official statistics.
Latest statistical releases
22 September 2016: Right to buy sales in England: April to June 2016
15 September 2016: Planning applications in England: April to June 2016
- Affordable housing supply
- Borrowing and investments
- Code for sustainable homes
- Council Tax
- Council Taxbase
- Dwelling stock (including vacants)
- Energy Performance of Buildings Certificates
- English housing survey
- English indices of deprivation
- Green belt statistics
- Help to Buy equity loan and Help to Buy: NewBuy statistics
- Homelessness statistics
- House building statistics
- Household characteristics
- Household projections
- Housing market
- Land use change statistics
- Local authority capital expenditure, receipts and financing
- Local authority housing data
- Local authority revenue expenditure and financing
- Local government finance statistics - England
- Local government pension scheme
- Minerals surveys
- Mortgage Rescue Scheme monitoring statistics
- National non-domestic rates collected by councils
- Net supply of housing
- Planning applications statistics
- Private Landlords Survey
- Quarterly revenue outturn for local authorities
- Repossession activity
- Social housing lettings
- Social housing sales (including Right to Buy and transfers)
- Traveller caravan count (formerly known as the Gypsy and Traveller caravan count)
On 5 January 2016 responsibility for fire and rescue policy transferred from the Department for Communities and Local Government to the Home Office.
Fire statistics can now been found on the Home Office statistics page.
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Search DCLG statistics
Statistics reports and documents published by DCLG, including guidance, can be found through the document search. Live tables that relate to particular statistics releases or guidance will be listed in the document collection on that page.
This schedule shows the planned publication dates over the coming year for all of the department’s official statistics releases.
This site contains statistics published since May 2010. Statistical releases published by DCLG before May 2010 can be found on the National Archive.
Pre-release access to official statistics
The principles and rules governing UK government ministers and officials’ access to official statistics in their final form before publication are set out in The Pre-release Access to Official Statistics Order 2008. This order forms part of the Code of Practice for Official Statistics against which key statistics are assessed for compliance by the UK Statistics Authority.
Ministers and officials who have received pre-release access for briefing purposes to any of the official statistics released by DCLG are identified in the pre-release access lists.
Corporate procedures and standards
In accordance with the UK Statistics Authority’s Code of Practice for Official Statistics, DCLG follows the arrangements set out in the publications listed below.
- DCLG statistics plan 2011 to 2012
- Statement of compliance with the Pre-Release Access to Official Statistics Order 2008
- Engagement strategy to meet the needs of statistics users
- Statement of administrative sources
- Statistical notice: DCLG revisions policy
- Statistical notice: DCLG quality guidelines
Please use the contact details on the specific publication for which you have a query.
For general statistics enquiries please email: email@example.com