Rural home working statistics
Rates of home workers by Rural Urban Classification 2011 (RUC11).
For these statistics home workers are defined as those who usually spend at least half of their work time using their home, either within their grounds or in different places or using it as a base.
Percentage of all those employed age 16 and over, by rural-urban classification
Time series from 2006 for numbers of people home working or working somewhere separate to home, of all those employed and age 16 or over, by rural-urban classification
Data source: Office for National Statistics (ONS) Annual Business Inquiry (ABI)
Rural classification used: Office for National Statistics Rural Urban Classification
Next release date: tbc
Published: 5 March 2015
Updated: 21 July 2016
- We’ve changed how we’ve organised rural statistics and updated the content following Lord Cameron’s review of rural proofing.
- First published.