Data from the twice-yearly count of Gypsy and Traveller caravans in England which took place in January 2012.
This release presents data from the count of Gypsy and Traveller caravans in England which took place on or around 19 January 2012. The twice-yearly count takes place in January and July, recording the number of caravans on both authorised and unauthorised sites across England.
The January 2012 count also included a count of caravans occupied by travelling showpeople in each local authority in England. This was the second such count to have been carried out, the first one having taken place in January 2011.