National Statistics

Statutory homelessness in England: October to December 2015

Data on households found to be homeless by local authorities under homelessness legislation.


Statutory homelessness in England: October to December 2015

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This release provides information on the decisions taken by local authorities on homelessness applications and households accepted as owed a main homelessness duty by local authorities.

The following live tables are available within the main statutory homelessness live tables document:

  • 770: decisions
  • 770a: reapplication decisions
  • 771: ethnicity
  • 773: reason for acceptance
  • 774: reason for loss of last settled home
  • 775: type of temporary accommodation
  • 777: immediate outcome
  • 778: outcome of leaving temporary accommodation
  • 779: length of time in temporary accommodation
  • 780: accepted household type
  • 781: age of applicants
  • 782: household types in temporary accommodation
  • 785: foreign nationals decisions
  • 786: foreign nationals reason for eligibility
  • 793: families with children in B&B over 6 weeks

Figures for individual local authorities are given in tables 784, 784a and the detailed local authority level tables which are available on the homelessness live tables page.

Published 23 March 2016