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UK housing and planning statistics

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This is a tool to browse all housing and planning statistics produced by UK public bodies and the devolved administrations of Wales, Scotland, and Northern Ireland. All statistics included are official statistics, and usually adhere to the Code of Practice for Statistics.

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  • Affordable housing provision

    Information about the number of additional units delivered, as well as how the planning system contributed to the provision of these units.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; housebuilding; affordable housing; starts and completions
    Organisation:
    Welsh Government
    Country coverage:
    Wales
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    6 to 9 months
    Time-series covers:
    2008 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Number of housing units delivered
    Breakdown:
    registered social landlords; house type; funding source; tenure; planning type
    Keywords:
    Affordability; Housing provision; Planning
  • Affordable housing supply

    Annual statistics on affordable housing supply in England. These show the gross annual supply of affordable homes, which includes new build and acquisitions from the private sector but does not take account of losses through demolitions or sales.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; housebuilding; affordable housing
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    6 to 9 months
    Time-series covers:
    1992 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Affordable housing starts and completions
    Breakdown:
    scheme; tenure
    Keywords:
    Purchases; Buying; Affordability; Building; Acquisitions
  • Affordable housing supply programme

    A summary of activity in new build housing, affordable housing, and sales of social housing in Scotland.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; housebuilding; affordable housing; starts and completions
    Organisation:
    Scottish Government
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    country
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    1 to 3 months
    Time-series covers:
    2000 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Affordable housing starts and completions
    Breakdown:
    type of activity
    Keywords:
    Affordability; Building; Starts; Completions
  • Assistance for housing improvement

    An annual report which includes information on expenditure, Disabled Facilities Grants (DFGs) and renewal areas.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; quality and standards
    Organisation:
    Welsh Government
    Country coverage:
    Wales
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    9 to 12 months
    Time-series covers:
    2004 to present
    Measure:
    Local authority expenditure on housing improvement
    Breakdown:
    activity; measure; tenure; recipient
    Keywords:
    Accessibility; Expenditure; Private rental market; Social housing
  • Building materials and components

    Statistics and analysis on the construction sector.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; housebuilding
    Organisation:
    Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
    Country coverage:
    England; Wales; Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    country; region; county
    Frequency:
    monthly
    Timeliness:
    1 to 3 months
    Time-series covers:
    2012 to present
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Measure:
    Building materials and components
    Breakdown:
    construction material
    Keywords:
    Building; Construction; Building materials
  • Community ownership in Scotland

    Annual publication showing the extent of community ownership in Scotland.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; dwelling stock; tenure; land tenure
    Organisation:
    Scottish Government
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    country; region; local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    9 to 12 months
    Time-series covers:
    2000 to present
    Measure:
    Number of assets in community ownership
    Breakdown:
    area (hectares); length of ownership; purchase price; asset size; asset type; urban rural classification; Scottish index of multiple deprivation
  • Construction output

    Monthly construction output for Great Britain at current price and chained volume measures, seasonally adjusted by public and private sector.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; housebuilding
    Organisation:
    Office for National Statistics
    Country coverage:
    England; Wales; Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    country; region
    Frequency:
    monthly
    Timeliness:
    1 to 3 months
    Time-series covers:
    1955 to present
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Measure:
    Output in the construction industry
    Breakdown:
    type of work
    Keywords:
    Building; Construction
  • Construction statistics

    A range of statistics on the construction industry, including value of output, new orders by sector, number of firms and total employment.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; housebuilding
    Organisation:
    Office for National Statistics
    Country coverage:
    England; Wales; Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    region
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    9 to 12 months
    Time-series covers:
    2012 to present
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Measure:
    Annual summary of orders and output
    Breakdown:
    sector; number of firms; total employment
    Keywords:
    Building; Construction
  • Consumer price inflation

    Price indices, percentage changes, and weights for the different measures of consumer price inflation (CPI), including owner occupiers' housing costs (CPIH).

    Publications
    Theme:
    affordability; housing costs; economic change
    Organisation:
    Office for National Statistics
    Country coverage:
    United Kingdom
    Geographic scale:
    country
    Frequency:
    monthly
    Timeliness:
    1 to 3 months
    Time-series covers:
    1989 to present
    Tenure:
    owner occupied
    Measure:
    Consumer price inflation
    Breakdown:
    food and non-alcoholic beverages; alcoholic beverages and tobacco; clothing and footwear; housing and utilities; furniture, housing equipment and maintenance; health; transport; communication; recreation and culture; education; restaurants and hotels; miscellaneous goods and services
    Keywords:
    inflation; housing costs; council tax; cost of living; budget
  • Conversions and demolitions

    Details of conversions and demolitions are collected from local authorities.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; demolitions; change of use; conversions
    Organisation:
    Scottish Government
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    6 to 9 months
    Time-series covers:
    1987 to present
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Measure:
    Net new dwellings by conversion
    Breakdown:
    conversion type
    Keywords:
    Building; New dwellings; Conversions
    Notes:
    Quarterly until 2007; annual from 2007
  • Council Tax statistics

    The stock of properties by Council Tax band and property attributes in England and Wales. Also includes formal challenges made against properties in the England (1993) and Wales (2005) Council Tax Valuation Lists and the stock of properties deleted from, inserted into or amended in, the England (1993) and Wales (2005) Council Tax Valuation Lists.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; dwelling stock
    Organisation:
    Valuation Office Agency
    Country coverage:
    England; Wales
    Geographic scale:
    region; local authority; LSOA; MSOA; parliamentary constituency
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2014 to present
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Measure:
    council tax
    Breakdown:
    council tax band; number of properties; property type; property build period; summary of challenges received; summary of challenges resolved; summary of challenges unresolved; outcome of challenges; outcomes of band reviews; outcomes of proposals; outcomes of appeals
    Keywords:
    council tax; property type; properties; challenges; changes
  • Deaths of homeless people

    Experimental Statistics of the number of deaths of homeless people in England and Wales. Figures are given for deaths registered in the years 2013 to 2018.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; homelessness
    Organisation:
    Office for National Statistics
    Country coverage:
    England; Wales
    Geographic scale:
    region; combined authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    9 to 12 months
    Time-series covers:
    2013 to present
    Measure:
    Deaths of Homeless People
    Breakdown:
    year; month; age; cause
    Keywords:
    Homelessness; Health; Mortality; Deaths; Wellbeing
    Notes:
    Experimental statistics.
  • Disability and housing, UK: 2019

    Housing outcomes for disabled adults, with analysis by age, sex, impairment type and country using Annual Population Survey (APS) data.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; quality and standards
    Organisation:
    Office for National Statistics
    Country coverage:
    England; Wales; Scotland; Northern Ireland
    Geographic scale:
    country
    Frequency:
    ad-hoc
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2013 to present
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Measure:
    housing outcomes
    Breakdown:
    tenure; age
    Keywords:
    Disability; impairment; Annual Population Survey; housing outcomes
  • Discretionary Housing Payments statistics

    Statistics on local authorities' use of Discretionary Housing Payment funds. Discretionary Housing Payments are awards that can be made by local authorities to Housing Benefit claimants who are experiencing financial difficulty with housing costs.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; social housing; affordability; housing costs
    Organisation:
    Department for Work and Pensions
    Country coverage:
    England; Wales
    Geographic scale:
    country; region; local authority
    Frequency:
    bi-annually
    Timeliness:
    1 to 3 months
    Time-series covers:
    2013 to present
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Breakdown:
    reason for DHP; DHP expenditure distribution; DHP expenditure by purpose of DHP
    Keywords:
    Welfare reform; housing benefits; Universal Credit; Local Housing Allowance; Removal of the spare Room Subsidy
    Notes:
    Since the financial year 2013 to 2014, local authorities have been asked to provide details to the Department for Work and Pensions of their use of Discretionary Housing Payment funds. This information is collected twice yearly, in the middle of the financial year and at the end of the financial year.
  • Dwelling stock estimates

    Estimates of the number of dwellings in Wales by tenure and for each local authority.

    Publications
    Theme:
    dwelling stock; tenure
    Organisation:
    Welsh Government
    Country coverage:
    Wales
    Geographic scale:
    country; region; local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    6 to 9 months
    Time-series covers:
    2001 to present
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Measure:
    Number of dwellings
    Breakdown:
    year; tenure
    Keywords:
    Dwelling stock; Tenure; Private sector; Social sector
  • Dwelling stock statistics

    Details the key changes in the stock of dwellings since the previous release, a year before. Dwelling stock estimates for each year is equal to the previous year's dwelling stock estimate plus the latest annual net supply of housing figure.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; dwelling stock; tenure
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    local authority; metropolitan county; shire county
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    6 to 9 months
    Time-series covers:
    2009 to present
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Measure:
    Dwelling stock
    Breakdown:
    tenure; vacant dwellings
    Keywords:
    tenure; vacant dwellings
    Notes:
    Live Tables 100, 102, 104, 115, 116
  • Energy Performance of Buildings Certificates

    Information and publications from certificates held on the Energy Performance of Buildings Register. It presents information about certificates on the energy efficiency of domestic and non-domestic buildings in England and Wales that have been constructed, sold, or let since 2008, and of larger public authority buildings recorded since 2008.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; quality and standards; energy efficiency
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England; Wales
    Geographic scale:
    local authority; country; region
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2008 to present
    Measure:
    Energy Performance Certificates
    Breakdown:
    property type; tenure; category of property
    Keywords:
    Energy Performance Certificates
  • English Housing Survey

    The English Housing Survey is a continuous national survey commissioned by the Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities (DLUHC). It collects information about people's housing circumstances and the condition and energy efficiency of housing in England.

    Publications
    Theme:
    housing experience; housing conditions
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    region
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    9 to 12 months
    Time-series covers:
    1967 to present
    Measure:
    General analysis
    Breakdown:
    tenant and buyer characteristics; housing conditions; energy efficiency
    Keywords:
    Survey; Lettings; Sales; Housing conditions; Energy; Demographics; Characteristics
  • English Housing Survey data on social and private renters

    Demographic and economic data on social and private renters.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; transactions; lettings
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    country
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    12 to 18 months
    Time-series covers:
    2009 to present
    Tenure:
    private rented; social housing
    Measure:
    Average rent; renter characteristics
    Keywords:
    Tenancies; Rent; Lettings; Stock; Rent arrears; Private rental market; Survey; Renter characteristics
  • English Private Landlord Survey

    The English Private Landlord Survey is a national survey commissioned by the Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities (DLUHC).

    It surveys private landlords and letting agents in England, and collects information about their circumstances, their properties, their tenants, and the possible impact of legislative and policy changes in the sector.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; transactions; lettings
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    country
    Frequency:
    less than once every 3 years
    Timeliness:
    12 to 18 months
    Time-series covers:
    2001 to present
    Tenure:
    private rented
    Measure:
    Private landlord survey
    Breakdown:
    landlord type; portfolio size; demographics of landlords; property type; tenant demographics; reasons for ending tenancies; deposits; attitudes and behaviours; landlords' future plans
    Keywords:
    Landlord; Survey; private sector; portfolio; Demographics
    Notes:
    DLUHC has previously surveyed private landlords on a smaller scale and using a different methodology by way of the Private Landlords Survey. This was last published in 2010.
  • Families and households

    Trends in living arrangements including families (with and without dependent children), people living alone and people in shared accommodation, broken down by size and type of household.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; household projections; estimates
    Organisation:
    Office for National Statistics
    Country coverage:
    United Kingdom
    Geographic scale:
    country; region
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    1996 to present
    Measure:
    Families and household estimates
    Breakdown:
    household composition; household size; household type
    Keywords:
    Household estimates; Population; Household type; Families
  • Family Resources Survey

    An annual report that provides facts and figures about the incomes and living circumstances of households and families in the UK.

    Publications
    Theme:
    housing experience; housing conditions
    Organisation:
    Department for Work and Pensions
    Country coverage:
    United Kingdom
    Geographic scale:
    country; region
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    9 to 12 months
    Time-series covers:
    1995 to present
    Measure:
    General analysis
    Breakdown:
    household composition; age; ethnicity
    Keywords:
    Survey; Income; Demographics; Characteristics
  • Forces Help to Buy Scheme

    Statistics on the number of applications and payments made under the Forces Help to Buy (FHTB) Scheme since its launch in April 2014.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; affordable housing; help to buy
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Defence
    Country coverage:
    England; Wales; Scotland; Northern Ireland
    Geographic scale:
    country; region
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    1 to 3 months
    Time-series covers:
    2014 to present
    Tenure:
    owner occupied
    Measure:
    Number of applications
    Breakdown:
    application stage; payment value; service; rank; age
    Keywords:
    purchases; buying; help to buy; affordability; armed forces
  • Green Homes Grant Local Authority Delivery

    Data to monitor the installation of energy efficiency measures in domestic properties via Green Homes Grant Local Authority Delivery (LAD) scheme in England.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; quality and standards; energy efficiency
    Organisation:
    Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    country; region; local authority
    Frequency:
    monthly
    Timeliness:
    1 to 3 months
    Time-series covers:
    2021 to present
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Breakdown:
    measure group; measure type; number of measures installed; average government contribution value; average total measure cost; installation month; number of households signed-up; number of households upgraded; estimated annual energy, carbon, bill savings
    Keywords:
    climate change; insulation
    Notes:
    Applications to the Green Homes Grant scheme are closed as of 31 March 2021.
  • Green Homes Grant Vouchers

    Data on the Green Homes Grant voucher scheme, including metrics on vouchers, measure delivery and households.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; quality and standards; energy efficiency
    Organisation:
    Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    country; region; local authority; parliamentary ward
    Frequency:
    monthly
    Timeliness:
    1 to 3 months
    Time-series covers:
    2021 to present
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Breakdown:
    number of household applications; number of vouchers; project status; application date; number and percentage of installer company applications; rejected applications; estimated annual energy, carbon, bill savings; measures installed; low income households; scheme type; government contribution value
    Keywords:
    climate change; insulation
    Notes:
    Applications to the Green Homes Grant scheme are closed as of 31 March 2021.
  • Green belt statistics

    Information on designated green belt land in England by local authority.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; land use and planning
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    6 to 9 months
    Time-series covers:
    1997 to present
    Measure:
    Amount of designated green belt land
    Breakdown:
    local authority
    Keywords:
    Planning; Green Belt; Urban; Rural; Land use
  • Gypsy and Traveller caravan count

    Number of Gypsy and Traveller caravans on authorised, authorised, and local authority sites.

    Publications
    Organisation:
    Welsh Government
    Country coverage:
    Wales
    Geographic scale:
    country; local authority
    Frequency:
    bi-annually
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2006 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing; owner occupied
    Measure:
    Number of Gypsy and Traveller caravans
    Breakdown:
    site authorisation; sites provided; occupied/residential status
    Notes:
    July 2021 release uses a different data source to previous releases therefore any comparisons should be made with caution.
  • Help to Buy ISA statistics

    UK Government's Help to Buy: ISA scheme. They present statistics on the number and value of bonuses paid, property completions by value and breakdowns by age and geographical area.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; housebuilding; affordable housing; help to buy
    Organisation:
    HM Treasury
    Country coverage:
    United Kingdom
    Geographic scale:
    country; region; county; local authority; parliamentary constituency; postcode
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2015 to present
    Tenure:
    owner occupied
    Measure:
    Homes purchased and bonuses paid
    Breakdown:
    property value; age
    Keywords:
    Purchases; Buying; Help to Buy; Affordability; Characteristics; ISA
  • Help to Buy statistics

    A regular report on the number of sales and financial information associated with the Help to Buy (Scotland) Fund, the monitoring information report and a report on the characteristics of those who have participated in the fund. Monitoring information for the previous Help to Buy Scotland scheme is also available.

    These data are not Official Statistics or National Statistics and they have been collated by Scottish Government as management information for the purposes of policy monitoring only.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; housebuilding; affordable housing; help to buy
    Organisation:
    Scottish Government
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2013 to present
    Tenure:
    owner occupied
    Measure:
    Funding and household characteristics
    Breakdown:
    funding; property value
    Keywords:
    Purchases; Buying; Help to Buy; Affordability; Characteristics
    Notes:
    The Help to Buy (Scotland): Affordable New Build Scheme stopped accepting applications in February 2021 and is due to close in its entirety on 31 March 2022.
  • Help to Buy statistics

    Information on the number and value of completed purchases and value of shared equity loan, under the Help to Buy - Wales Shared Equity Loan Scheme.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; housebuilding; affordable housing; help to buy
    Organisation:
    Welsh Government
    Country coverage:
    Wales
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    1 to 3 months
    Time-series covers:
    2013 to present
    Tenure:
    owner occupied
    Measure:
    Homes purchased and value of loans issued
    Breakdown:
    house price; buyer charactersistics; deposit; income; bedrooms
    Keywords:
    Purchases; Buying; Help to Buy; Affordability; Characteristics
  • Help to Buy statistics

    This collection brings together all documents relating to the Help to Buy equity loan scheme statistics.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; housebuilding; affordable housing; help to buy
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2013 to present
    Tenure:
    owner occupied
    Measure:
    Homes purchased and value of loans issued
    Breakdown:
    property type; tenure; buyer charactersistics; deposit; income; more available on request
    Keywords:
    Purchases; Buying; Help to Buy; Affordability; Characteristics
  • Homeless deaths

    Experimental statistics on deaths of people experiencing homelessness in Scotland.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; homelessness
    Organisation:
    National Records of Scotland
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    local authority; country
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    2 to 3 years
    Time-series covers:
    2017 to present
    Measure:
    Deaths of Homeless People
    Breakdown:
    year; sex; age; local authority; cause
    Keywords:
    Homelessness; Health; Mortality; Deaths; Wellbeing
    Notes:
    Experimental statistics.
  • Homelessness bulletin

    The Northern Ireland Homelessness bulletin is a biannual publication which contains information on a range of areas relating to homelessness. The report is currently divided into three sections which are: Homeless Presenters; Homeless Acceptances; and Temporary Accommodation. Homelessness figures presented in this report can be read in conjunction with those published in the quarterly Northern Ireland Housing Bulletin.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; homelessness
    Organisation:
    Department for Communities Northern Ireland; Northern Ireland Housing Executive
    Country coverage:
    Northern Ireland
    Geographic scale:
    local government district
    Frequency:
    bi-annually; quarterly
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2010 to present
    Measure:
    Statutory homeless households
    Breakdown:
    demographics; reason for homelessness
    Keywords:
    Homelessness; Statutory; Homelessness relief; Temporary accommodation; Demographics; Reasons for homelessness
  • Homelessness statistics

    Data on the number of households applying to local authorities for housing assistance and the number of homeless households in temporary accommodation.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; homelessness
    Organisation:
    Welsh Government
    Country coverage:
    Wales
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2015 to present
    Measure:
    Statutory homeless households
    Breakdown:
    demographics; reason for homelessness
    Keywords:
    Homelessness; Statutory; Homelessness prevention; Homelessness relief; Temporary accommodation; Demographics; Reasons for homelessness
  • Homelessness statistics

    Statistics on homelessness in Scotland.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; homelessness
    Organisation:
    Scottish Government
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    bi-annually
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2002 to present
    Measure:
    Statutory homeless households
    Breakdown:
    applications; relief; outcomes; temporary housing; demographics; reason for homelessness; support needs
    Keywords:
    Homelessness; Statutory; Homelessness prevention; Homelessness relief; Temporary accommodation; Demographics; Reasons for homelessness; Rough sleeping
  • Homelessness statistics

    Experimental statistics on statutory homelessness in England.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; homelessness
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    1998 to present
    Measure:
    Statutory homeless households
    Breakdown:
    applications; prevention; relief; outcomes; temporary housing; demographics; reason for homelessness; support needs
    Keywords:
    Homelessness; Statutory; Homelessness prevention; Homelessness relief; Temporary accommodation; Demographics; Reasons for homelessness
  • House price statistics

    House price statistics include all residential sales in Scotland between £20,000 and £1,000,000, and are based on date of registration.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; transactions; sales
    Organisation:
    Registers of Scotland
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2014 to present
    Tenure:
    owner occupied
    Measure:
    Average price and market value
    Breakdown:
    property type
    Keywords:
    Valuation; House prices; Financial data; Sales; Buying; Housing market
    Notes:
    Monthly and quarterly statistics are provided.
  • House price statistics for small areas in England and Wales Statistical bulletins

    House prices and number of transactions for property sales in England and Wales, on an annual basis, updated quarterly.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; transactions; sales
    Organisation:
    Office for National Statistics
    Country coverage:
    England; Wales
    Geographic scale:
    LSOA; MSOA
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2015 to present
    Tenure:
    owner occupied
    Measure:
    house price statistics
    Breakdown:
    property type; number of sales
    Keywords:
    House prices; small areas; transactions; Sales; Housing market
  • Household Resilience Study: Wave 1

    Findings from Wave 1 of the Household Resilience Study, assessing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on housing circumstances. Conducted over June to July 2020, with respondents from the main 2019 to 2020 English Housing Survey.

    Publications
    Theme:
    housing experience; housing conditions
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    region
    Frequency:
    ad-hoc
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2020 only
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Notes:
    Wave 2 of the Household Resilience Study is running over November to December 2020, coinciding with the second national period of restrictions.
  • Household Resilience Study: Wave 2

    Findings from Wave 2 of the Household Resilience Study, assessing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on housing circumstances. Conducted over November to December 2020, a follow-up to the 2019 to 2020 English Housing Survey.

    Publications
    Theme:
    housing experience; housing conditions
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    region
    Frequency:
    ad-hoc
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2021 only
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Notes:
    Wave 3 of the Household Resilience Study is running in April-May 2021, coinciding with the planned easing of COVID-19 related restrictions.
  • Household Resilience Study: Wave 3

    Findings from the third and final wave of the Household Resilience Study, assessing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on housing circumstances. Conducted over April to May 2021, a follow-up to the 2019 to 2020 English Housing Survey.

    Publications
    Theme:
    housing experience; housing conditions
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    region
    Frequency:
    ad-hoc
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2021 only
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Notes:
    This is the final wave of the Household Resilience Study, coinciding with the planned easing of COVID-19 related restrictions.
  • Household estimates

    Data by household type, population and average size.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; household projections; estimates
    Organisation:
    Welsh Government
    Country coverage:
    Wales
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    every 2 to 3 years
    Timeliness:
    12 to 18 months
    Time-series covers:
    1991 to present
    Measure:
    Household estimates
    Breakdown:
    household type; population; average size
    Keywords:
    Household estimates; Population; Household type; Families
  • Household estimates

    Estimates of the number of households and dwellings in Scotland, including occupied and vacant dwellings, second homes and trends in household types.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; household projections; estimates
    Organisation:
    National Records of Scotland
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    6 to 9 months
    Time-series covers:
    1991 to present
    Measure:
    Household estimates
    Breakdown:
    vacant or occupied; second homes
    Keywords:
    Household estimates; Population; Household type; Families
  • Household projections

    Projected future number of households in Northern Ireland by household type and size.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; household projections; projections
    Organisation:
    Department for Communities Northern Ireland
    Country coverage:
    Northern Ireland
    Geographic scale:
    local government district
    Frequency:
    less than once every 3 years
    Timeliness:
    2 to 3 years
    Time-series covers:
    2002 to present
    Measure:
    Household projections
    Keywords:
    Household projections; Population; Household type; Families
  • Household projections

    Household projections for England, by region and local authority, mid-2016 to mid-2041.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; household projections; projections
    Organisation:
    Office for National Statistics
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    region; local authority
    Frequency:
    every 2 to 3 years
    Timeliness:
    2 to 3 years
    Time-series covers:
    1971 to present
    Measure:
    Household projections
    Breakdown:
    household characteristics
    Keywords:
    Household projections; Population; Household type; Families
  • Household projections

    Indication of the future number of households in England and its regions and local authorities.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; household projections; projections
    Organisation:
    Office for National Statistics
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    region; local authority
    Frequency:
    less than once every 3 years
    Timeliness:
    2 to 3 years
    Time-series covers:
    1972 to present
    Measure:
    Household type projections
    Breakdown:
    household characteristics
    Keywords:
    Household projections; Population; Household type; Families
  • Household projections

    Estimates of the number of households and household types for local authorities and national parks.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; household projections; projections
    Organisation:
    Welsh Government
    Country coverage:
    Wales
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    every 2 to 3 years
    Timeliness:
    2 to 3 years
    Time-series covers:
    2006 to present
    Measure:
    Household projections
    Breakdown:
    household characteristics
    Keywords:
    Household projections; Population; Household type; Families
  • Household projections

    Projections of the number of households in each local authority area, strategic development plan area and national park in Scotland, by household type and age group.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; household projections; projections
    Organisation:
    National Records of Scotland
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    every 2 to 3 years
    Timeliness:
    2 to 3 years
    Time-series covers:
    1996 to present
    Measure:
    Household projections
    Breakdown:
    household characteristics
    Keywords:
    Household projections; Population; Household type; Families
  • Household summary measures

    A range of data sources on housing presenting 14 housing summary measures, which provide an overview of the availability and affordability of privately-owned and social housing for local authorities in England and Wales.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; social housing; affordability
    Organisation:
    Office for National Statistics
    Country coverage:
    England; Wales
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    9 to 12 months
    Time-series covers:
    2015 to present
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Measure:
    Affordability measures
    Breakdown:
    house prices; rent prices; new homes; salaries; country; region
    Keywords:
    Housing availability; Affordability
  • Housing Benefit debt recoveries

    Statistics on Housing Benefit fraud volumes and incorrectly overpaid benefit based on data from each local authority.

    Publications
    Organisation:
    Department for Work and Pensions
    Country coverage:
    England; Wales; Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    country; region; local authority
    Frequency:
    bi-annually
    Timeliness:
    6 to 9 months
    Time-series covers:
    2009 to present
    Measure:
    Total value of Housing Benefit overpayment
    Breakdown:
    overpayments outstanding; overpayments identified; overpayments recovered; overpayments written off
    Keywords:
    welfare reform; housing benefits; debt recovery; universal credit
    Notes:
    From April 2016, the statistics no longer include fraud data.
  • Housing Market Review

    Strategic document published each year by the Housing Executive in its role as a focal point for the gathering and dissemination of market intelligence.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; transactions; sales
    Organisation:
    Northern Ireland Housing Executive
    Country coverage:
    Northern Ireland
    Geographic scale:
    country
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    12 to 18 months
    Time-series covers:
    2008 to present
    Tenure:
    owner occupied
    Measure:
    General analysis
    Keywords:
    Valuation; House prices; Financial data; Sales; Buying; Housing market
  • Housing Revenue Account

    Statistics on Local Authority housing income and expenditure in Scotland from their Housing Revenue Accounts (HRAs) statistical returns.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; social housing; lettings; stock; transactions; lettings
    Organisation:
    Scottish Government
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    1998 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Housing income and expenditure
    Breakdown:
    average weekly rent; management expenditure; repairs and maintenance; rent loss due to vacant properties; rent arrears
    Keywords:
    Social housing; Income; Expenditure; Rent; maintenance
  • Housing affordability in England and Wales

    Data on house prices and annual earnings to calculate affordability ratios for national and subnational geographies in England and Wales, on an annual basis.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; social housing; affordability
    Organisation:
    Office for National Statistics
    Country coverage:
    England; Wales
    Geographic scale:
    country; region; local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    1 to 3 months
    Time-series covers:
    2016 to present
    Tenure:
    owner occupied
    Measure:
    Affordability measures
    Breakdown:
    property price to earnings ratio; housing type
    Keywords:
    property price; earnings; Affordability; ratio
  • Housing demolitions

    Annual data which includes information on the number of dwellings demolished in Wales.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; demolitions
    Organisation:
    Welsh Government
    Country coverage:
    Wales
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    9 to 12 months
    Time-series covers:
    1997 to present
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Measure:
    Number of dwellings demolished
    Breakdown:
    clearance area
    Keywords:
    Building; Construction; Demolitions
  • Housing hazards and licences

    An annual report which includes information on houses in multiple occupation and on the condition of residential properties.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; transactions; lettings; demand; occupancy density; quality and standards;
    Organisation:
    Welsh Government
    Country coverage:
    Wales
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    9 to 12 months
    Time-series covers:
    2007 to present
    Measure:
    Local authorities housing health and safety assessment
    Breakdown:
    hazard; hazard type; house of multiple occupancy
    Keywords:
    Housing conditions; Hazards; HMO; Multiple occupancy; Safety
  • Housing lists

    Information on changes in local authority housing lists and common housing registers for financial years 2000 to 2001 to current year are collected each year form local authorities via the Housing Statistics Annual Return form.

    This includes a snapshot figure showing the number of applicants on local authority or common housing registers at end March each year.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; social housing; waiting lists
    Organisation:
    Scottish Government
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    6 to 9 months
    Time-series covers:
    2000 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Local authority and common housing register waiting lists
    Breakdown:
    local authority
    Keywords:
    Waiting lists; Social housing
    Notes:
    Snapshot annual figure for end of March each year
  • Housing options statistics

    Statistics on homelessness in Scotland.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; homelessness
    Organisation:
    Scottish Government
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2014 to present
    Measure:
    Homelessness prevention activities
    Breakdown:
    approaches; outcomes; reasons
    Keywords:
    Homelessness; Statutory; Homelessness prevention
  • Housing statistics

    The Northern Ireland Housing Statistics report is an annual compendium of statistics containing information on a range of areas relating to housing.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; social housing; waiting lists
    Organisation:
    Department for Communities Northern Ireland; Northern Ireland Housing Executive
    Country coverage:
    Northern Ireland
    Geographic scale:
    local government district
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2010 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Housing waiting lists
    Breakdown:
    local government district
    Keywords:
    Waiting lists; Social housing
    Notes:
    The report is divided into sections covering: supply, energy, social renting demand, private renting demand, owner occupier demand and household characteristics.
  • Housing statistics

    Statistics on the supply of homes provided by Homes England, excluding London except for delivery of programmes managed by Homes England on behalf of the Greater London Authority.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; housebuilding; affordable housing
    Organisation:
    Homes England
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    bi-annually
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2009 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Homes England housing starts and completions
    Breakdown:
    programme; tenure
    Keywords:
    Purchases; Buying; Affordability; Building; Starts; Completions
  • Housing statistics: Management of local authority housing

    The management of local authority housing tables contain information on lettings, evictions, housing lists, and local authority vacant stock.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; social housing; lettings; evictions; stock; transactions
    Organisation:
    Scottish Government
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    6 to 9 months
    Time-series covers:
    2002 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Number of actions taken against local authority tenants
    Breakdown:
    process; outcome
    Keywords:
    Social housing; Tenancies; Rent; Lettings; Stock; Rent arrears; Evictions
    Notes:
    Includes cases leading to abandonment as well as eviction
  • Housing supply: net additional dwellings

    The housing supply: net additional dwellings statistics, also known as "net additions", track changes in the size of dwelling stock due to: new builds, conversions, changes of use, and demolitions.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; change of use; conversions; demolitions; housebuilding; new builds
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    country; region; local authority; metropolitan county; shire county
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    9 to 12 months
    Time-series covers:
    2000 to present
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Measure:
    Net additional dwellings
    Breakdown:
    components of net additional dwelling; components of communal accomodation
    Keywords:
    Demolitions; change of use; housebuilding; Conversions; new builds; communal accomodation
    Notes:
    See live tables 118, 120, 122, 123, 124
  • Index of Private Housing Rental Prices, UK Statistical bulletins

    An experimental price index tracking the prices paid for renting property from private landlords in the UK.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; transactions; lettings
    Organisation:
    Office for National Statistics
    Country coverage:
    England; Wales; Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    country; region
    Frequency:
    monthly
    Timeliness:
    1 to 3 months
    Time-series covers:
    2011 to present
    Tenure:
    private rented
    Measure:
    Private rental index
    Keywords:
    Tenancies; Rent; Lettings; Stock; Rent arrears; Private rental market
  • Land and property titles by country of origin

    Statistics on the country of origin of property owners and tenants in Scotland.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; land use and planning
    Organisation:
    Registers of Scotland
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    local authority; country
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    1 to 3 months
    Time-series covers:
    2017 to present
    Measure:
    Land and property titles
    Breakdown:
    proprietor address by country; proprietor type; interest in title; location of title
    Keywords:
    foreign ownership; title; proprietor address by country; proprietor type; interest in title; location of title
  • Land use change

    The amounts and location of land changing use in England.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; land use and planning
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2014 to present
    Measure:
    Amounts and location of land changing use
    Breakdown:
    density
    Keywords:
    Planning; Green Belt; Urban; Rural; Land use
    Notes:
    Statistics showing the amounts and location of land changing use in England; change in methodology 2011
  • Land use in England

    Experimental statistics providing summaries of developed and non-developed land uses and land use within designated green belt.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; land use and planning
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    ad-hoc
    Timeliness:
    2 to 3 years
    Time-series covers:
    2017 to 2017
    Measure:
    land use
    Breakdown:
    development type; land usage; Green Belt; area of high flood risk
    Keywords:
    Land use; development type; Green Belt; area of high flood risk
    Notes:
    These statistics are being published alongside a wider consultation on the future of the land use change statistics and could potentially become part of the regular future statistical publication.
  • Leasehold Dwellings

    Statistics on the number of leasehold dwellings in England.

    Publications
    Theme:
    dwelling stock; tenure
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    region
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    6 to 9 months
    Time-series covers:
    2014 to present
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Measure:
    Number of leasehold dwellings
    Breakdown:
    dwelling type; tenure
    Notes:
    Leasehold estimates produced for 2014 to 15 and 2018 to 19 were published as Experimental Official Statistics while the methodology was developed and tested.
  • Local authority housing statistics

    District-level data collected annually from all local authorities under local authority housing statistics (LAHS) collection processes).

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    local authority; metropolitan county; shire county
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    12 to 18 months
    Time-series covers:
    2010 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Annual statistics for lettings, rent, waiting lists and evictions
    Breakdown:
    various
    Keywords:
    Stock; Lettings; Social housing; Waiting lists; Tenancies; Evictions; Rent
  • Local authority let dwellings

    Number of let dwellings owned by local authorities

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    9 to 12 months
    Time-series covers:
    2001 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Number of let dwellings owned by local authorities
    Breakdown:
    new or existing tenants; mutual exchanges
    Keywords:
    Stock; Lettings; Social housing
    Notes:
    See live table 602
  • Local authority stock

    Number of dwellings held by Local authorities

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    local authority; metropolitan county; shire county
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    9 to 12 months
    Time-series covers:
    1994 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Number of dwellings held by Local authorities
    Breakdown:
    social or affordable rent
    Keywords:
    Stock; Social housing
    Notes:
    See live table 116
  • London affordable housing

    Monthly Affordable Housing Starts and Completions

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; housebuilding; affordable housing; starts and completions
    Organisation:
    Greater London Authority
    Geographic scale:
    London borough
    Frequency:
    monthly
    Timeliness:
    1 to 3 months
    Time-series covers:
    2009 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Affordable housing starts and completions
    Breakdown:
    scheme
    Keywords:
    Purchases; Buying; Affordability; Building; Starts; Completions
  • Mortgage and landlord possession statistics

    The bulletin presents the latest statistics on the numbers of mortgage and landlord possession actions in the county courts of England and Wales. These statistics are a leading indicator of the number of properties to be repossessed and the only source of sub-national possession information. In addition to monitoring court workloads, they are used to assist in the development, monitoring and evaluation of policy both nationally and locally.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; vacant dwellings; repossessions
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Justice
    Country coverage:
    England; Wales
    Geographic scale:
    country
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    1 to 3 months
    Time-series covers:
    1987 to present
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Measure:
    Mortgage and landlord repossessions
    Breakdown:
    court ruling; average time for ruling; landlord type
    Keywords:
    Mortgages; Repossession; Landlord
  • Mortgage lending data

    Mortgage lending data via the Mortgage Lending and Administration Return which is submitted to the Financial Conduct Authority by firms carrying out mortgage lending and mortgage administration.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; transactions; sales
    Organisation:
    Financial Conduct Authority; Bank of England
    Country coverage:
    United Kingdom
    Geographic scale:
    country
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    1 to 3 months
    Time-series covers:
    2007 to present
    Tenure:
    owner occupied
    Measure:
    Information on mortgage lending activity
    Keywords:
    Mortgages; Residential; Sales; Buying
  • NI House Condition Survey

    A comprehensive overview of Northern Ireland's dwelling stock and its occupants, including information about fuel poverty, disrepair, Decent Homes, the Standard Assessment Procedure (SAP), the Housing Health and Safety Rating System (HHSRS), unfitness, and household profiles.

    Publications
    Theme:
    housing experience; housing conditions
    Organisation:
    Northern Ireland Housing Executive
    Country coverage:
    Northern Ireland
    Geographic scale:
    country
    Frequency:
    less than once every 3 years
    Timeliness:
    12 to 18 months
    Time-series covers:
    1974 to present
    Measure:
    General analysis
    Breakdown:
    tenure; age; unfitness; disrepair; repair costs; decent homes; fuel poverty; health and safety; central heating; insulation; double glazing; energy efficiency
    Keywords:
    Housing conditions; Energy; Characteristics; Demographics; Poverty; Safety
  • National Survey for Wales

    The National Survey for Wales involves around 12,000 people each year. It runs all year round, across the whole of Wales. The results are used by the Welsh Government to help make Wales a better place to live.

    Publications
    Theme:
    housing experience; housing conditions
    Organisation:
    Welsh Government
    Country coverage:
    Wales
    Geographic scale:
    country
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2012 to present
    Measure:
    General analysis
    Breakdown:
    household income; housing costs; energy payment methods; household characteristics; satisfaction with housing conditions and local area; energy efficiency measures.
    Keywords:
    Survey; Housing conditions; Energy; Demographics; Characteristics
  • New build dwellings

    House building starts and completions by tenure.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; housebuilding; new builds
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    country; region; county; local authority
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    1 to 3 months
    Time-series covers:
    1946 to present
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Measure:
    New dwellings started and completed
    Breakdown:
    tenure; property type; number of rooms; local enterprise partnerships
    Keywords:
    Building; Starts; Completions; New dwellings
    Notes:
    See tables 208, 209, 211, 212, 213, 214, 215, 216, 222, 241, 244, 245, 246, 247, 253, 254, 255, 255a
  • New construction orders

    Quarterly new orders at current price and chained volume measures seasonally adjusted by public and private sector. Quarterly non-seasonally adjusted type of work and regional data.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; housebuilding
    Organisation:
    Office for National Statistics
    Country coverage:
    England; Wales; Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    country; region
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    1958 to present
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Measure:
    New orders in construction industry
    Breakdown:
    type of work
    Keywords:
    Building; Construction
    Notes:
    Quarterly snapshot of current confidence and future activity in the construction industry
  • New dwelling statistics

    Number of recorded new dwellings (houses and apartments) started and completed in each council of Northern Ireland.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; housebuilding
    Organisation:
    Land and Property Services
    Country coverage:
    Northern Ireland
    Geographic scale:
    local government district
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    1 to 3 months
    Time-series covers:
    2005 to present
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Measure:
    New dwellings started and completed
    Breakdown:
    development type
    Keywords:
    Building; Starts; Completions; New dwellings
  • New house building

    Information on the number of new dwellings started, where building has commenced and those completed.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; housebuilding
    Organisation:
    Welsh Government
    Country coverage:
    Wales
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    1974 to present
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Measure:
    New dwellings started and completed
    Breakdown:
    tenure
    Keywords:
    Building; Starts; Completions; New dwellings
    Notes:
    Based on reports from local authority building inspectors and the National House Building Council.
  • New house building

    Figures of new builds in Scotland by public, private and social sectors.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; housebuilding
    Organisation:
    Scottish Government
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    6 to 9 months
    Time-series covers:
    1980 to present
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Measure:
    New dwellings started and completed
    Breakdown:
    sector
    Keywords:
    Building; Starts; Completions; New dwellings
  • Northern Ireland housing bulletin

    The Northern Ireland Housing Bulletin is a quarterly bulletin containing information on new housing starts and completions, homelessness, the House Price Index and new house sales and prices.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; housebuilding; affordable housing; starts and completions; stock; transactions; sales
    Organisation:
    Department for Communities Northern Ireland; Northern Ireland Housing Executive
    Country coverage:
    Northern Ireland
    Geographic scale:
    country; local government district
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2011 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing; owner occupied
    Measure:
    Social sector dwelling starts and completions; House Price Index and new house sales and prices
    Breakdown:
    tenure; property type
    Keywords:
    Affordability; Building; Starts; Completions; Valuation; House prices; Financial data; Sales; Buying; Housing market
  • Performance of the Private Rental Market in Northern Ireland

    Half-yearly reports, produced in partnership with PropertyNews.com and Ulster University, provide the most detailed insight available into the dynamics of the private rental market in Northern Ireland, including tracking rents by property type and size and at district council level.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; transactions; lettings
    Organisation:
    Northern Ireland Housing Executive; Ulster University; Propertynews.com
    Country coverage:
    Northern Ireland
    Geographic scale:
    local government district
    Frequency:
    bi-annually
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2009 to present
    Tenure:
    private rented
    Measure:
    Price index and rents
    Breakdown:
    property type; number of rooms
    Keywords:
    Tenancies; Rent; Lettings; Stock; Rent arrears; Private rental market
    Notes:
    Based on sample of transactions from PropertyNews.com and NI Housing Executive
  • Planning Inspectorate

    Summary information on appeals, which represent the highest volume (in terms of number of cases) of the work of the Planning Inspectorate.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; land use and planning; applications; permissions
    Organisation:
    Planning Inspectorate
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    country
    Frequency:
    monthly
    Timeliness:
    1 to 3 months
    Time-series covers:
    2020 to present
    Measure:
    Number of planning appeals
    Breakdown:
    events held; decsisions issued; decision time; number of cases (received, closed, open); procedure; casework area; appeal timeliness
  • Planning activity statistics

    Reports on the volume of planning applications received and decisions issued. They include geographic detail at the Local Government District and the Assembly Constituency levels.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; land use and planning; applications; permissions
    Organisation:
    Department for Infrastructure Northern Ireland
    Country coverage:
    Northern Ireland
    Geographic scale:
    local government district
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2002 to present
    Tenure:
    owner occupied
    Measure:
    Planning applications received and decided
    Breakdown:
    development type
    Keywords:
    Planning; Residential
    Notes:
    Data published every quarter are provisional, so may differ to finalised statistics in the annual report.
  • Planning application statistics

    National statistics about the number of planning applications made and permissions granted in England, released every 3 months.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; land use and planning; applications; permissions
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    planning authority
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2004 to present
    Tenure:
    owner occupied
    Measure:
    Planning applications made and granted
    Breakdown:
    major vs minor; speed of decision
    Keywords:
    Planning; Residential
  • Planning statistics

    Collection of planning statistics including planning performance statistics and vacant and derelict land statistics.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; land use and planning; applications; permissions
    Organisation:
    Scottish Government
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    planning authority
    Frequency:
    bi-annually
    Timeliness:
    6 to 9 months
    Time-series covers:
    2004 to present
    Tenure:
    owner occupied
    Measure:
    Planning applications decided
    Breakdown:
    decision time; local and major decisions
    Keywords:
    Planning; Residential
    Notes:
    See Planning Authority Performance Statistics bulletin for recent years and Previous Bulletins for data before 2015/16
  • Private registered provider stock

    Number of dwellings held by Private Registered Providers

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply
    Organisation:
    Regulator of Social Housing
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    local authority; metropolitan county; shire county
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    6 to 9 months
    Time-series covers:
    1997 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Number of dwellings held by Private Registered Providers
    Breakdown:
    general needs; rent type
    Keywords:
    Stock; Registered provider
    Notes:
    See live table 115
  • Private rental market summary statistics

    This discontinued release provides statistics on the private rental market for England from 2011 to 2019.

    The Valuation Office Agency transferred responsibility for this release to the Office for National Statistics in December 2019.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; transactions; lettings
    Organisation:
    Valuation Office Agency
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    region; local authority
    Frequency:
    bi-annually
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2011 to 2019
    Tenure:
    private rented
    Measure:
    Average and quartile rents
    Breakdown:
    number of rooms
    Keywords:
    Tenancies; Rent; Lettings; Stock; Rent arrears; Private rental market
    Notes:
    The statistics provided in Private rental market summary statistics are based on a sample whose composition changes over time. The Valuation Office Agency transferred responsibility for this release to the Office for National Statistics in December 2019.
  • Private rental market summary statistics

    This release provides statistics on the private rental market for England.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; transactions; lettings
    Organisation:
    Office for National Statistics
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    region; local authority
    Frequency:
    bi-annually
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2019 to present
    Tenure:
    private rented
    Measure:
    Average and quartile rents
    Breakdown:
    number of rooms
    Keywords:
    Tenancies; Rent; Lettings; Stock; Rent arrears; Private rental market
    Notes:
    The statistics provided in Private rental market summary statistics are based on a sample whose composition changes over time. The Office for National Statistics has taken over responsibility for this release from the Valuation Office Agency.
  • Private sector rents

    Information on Private Sector Rents across 18 Broad Rental Market areas in Scotland.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; transactions; lettings
    Organisation:
    Scottish Government
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    broad rental market areas
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    1 to 3 months
    Time-series covers:
    2010 to present
    Tenure:
    private rented
    Measure:
    Average and quartile rents
    Breakdown:
    number of rooms
    Keywords:
    Tenancies; Rent; Lettings; Stock; Rent arrears; Private rental market
    Notes:
    These statistics are largely based on market-level advertised new let rents and do not represent changes in rents for existing tenants.
  • Private sector rents

    Information on rents paid in the private rented sector based on information provided by individual private landlords and letting agents.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; transactions; lettings
    Organisation:
    Welsh Government
    Country coverage:
    Wales
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2010 to present
    Tenure:
    private rented
    Measure:
    Average and quartile rents
    Breakdown:
    number of rooms
    Keywords:
    Tenancies; Rent; Lettings; Stock; Rent arrears; Private rental market
  • Property transactions in the UK

    Monthly property transactions completed in the UK with value of £40,000 or above.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; transactions; sales
    Organisation:
    HM Revenue and Customs
    Country coverage:
    United Kingdom; England; Scotland; Wales; Northern Ireland
    Geographic scale:
    country
    Frequency:
    monthly
    Timeliness:
    1 to 3 months
    Time-series covers:
    2005 to present
    Tenure:
    owner occupied
    Measure:
    Property transaction value
    Breakdown:
    financial year; quarter; month; residential; non-residential
    Keywords:
    property market; house prices; housing market; sales; buying; financial data
  • Property valuation

    Information on domestic and non domestic valuation; specialist schemes that apply to some non domestic properties and how to appeal your valuation if you think it is incorrect.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; transactions; sales
    Organisation:
    Land and Property Services
    Country coverage:
    Northern Ireland
    Geographic scale:
    local government district; wards; postcode; townland; town; primary thoroughfare
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Tenure:
    owner occupied
    Measure:
    Valuation statistics
    Breakdown:
    description; capital value; property size; central heating; garage
    Keywords:
    Valuation; House prices; Financial data; Sales; Buying; Housing market
    Notes:
    The current valuation list for domestic properties became operative on 1 April 2007 and is based on capital values as at 1 January 2005.
  • Rents, lettings and tenancies

    Households on local authority waiting lists

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; social housing; waiting lists
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    local authority; metropolitan county; shire county
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    9 to 12 months
    Time-series covers:
    1997 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Households on local authority waiting lists
    Breakdown:
    met and shire counties; lower and single tier authority
    Keywords:
    Waiting lists; Social housing
    Notes:
    Live tables on rents, lettings and tenancies: Table 600
  • Rough sleeping statistics

    Annual statistical release about the number of people sleeping rough in local authorities across England.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; homelessness
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    region; local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2010 to present
    Measure:
    Number of people sleeping rough
    Breakdown:
    gender; nationality; age
    Keywords:
    Homelessness; Rough sleeping; Demographics; Street counts
  • Rough sleeping statistics

    Information on the estimated number of persons sleeping rough over a two week period and the number of persons observed sleeping rough.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; homelessness
    Organisation:
    Welsh Government
    Country coverage:
    Wales
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    1 to 3 months
    Time-series covers:
    2015 to present
    Measure:
    Number of people sleeping rough
    Keywords:
    Homelessness; Rough sleeping; Street counts
  • Scottish House Condition Survey

    Scottish national survey to look at the physical condition of Scotland's homes as well as the experiences of householders.

    Publications
    Theme:
    housing experience; housing conditions
    Organisation:
    Scottish Government
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    country
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    12 to 18 months
    Time-series covers:
    2003 to present
    Measure:
    General analysis
    Breakdown:
    property attributes; energy efficiency; fuel poverty; energy perceptions; housing conditions; over-crowding
    Keywords:
    Housing conditions; Energy; Characteristics; Demographics; Poverty
  • Scottish Household Survey

    The Scottish Household Survey asks questions of a random sample of people in private residences in Scotland. Questions are asked face-to-face by an interviewer in homes all over Scotland. Participation is voluntary, and is important in helping us make representative estimates for Scotland.

    Publications
    Theme:
    housing experience; housing conditions
    Organisation:
    Scottish Government
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    country
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    9 to 12 months
    Time-series covers:
    1999 to present
    Measure:
    General analysis
    Breakdown:
    composition and characteristics by tenure; household composition; characteristics of adults; housing aspirations; housing support and adaptations; waiting lists
    Keywords:
    Survey; Lettings; Sales; Housing conditions; Energy; Demographics; Characteristics
  • Scottish Housing Market Review

    Scottish housing market bulletin. Collates a range of statistics on house prices, housing market activity, cost and availability of finance and repossessions.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; transactions; sales; vacant dwellings; repossessions
    Organisation:
    Scottish Government
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    country
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    9 to 12 months
    Time-series covers:
    2012 to present
    Tenure:
    owner occupied
    Measure:
    General analysis
    Breakdown:
    house prices; housing market activity; cost and availability of finance and repossessions
    Keywords:
    Valuation; House prices; Financial data; Sales; Buying; Housing market; Repossession
  • Scottish Vacant and Derelict Land Survey

    Data collection undertaken to establish the extent and state of vacant and derelict land in Scotland.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; land use and planning
    Organisation:
    Scottish Government
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    planning authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    9 to 12 months
    Time-series covers:
    1996 to present
    Measure:
    Number and size of derelict and urban vacant sites
    Breakdown:
    site type
    Keywords:
    Planning; Urban; Rural; Land use; Vacant land; Derelict land
  • Scottish household survey annual report

    The Scottish Household Survey. The survey provides robust evidence on the composition, characteristics, attitudes and behaviour of private households and individuals as well as evidence on the physical condition of Scotland's homes.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; social housing; waiting lists
    Organisation:
    Scottish Government
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    9 to 12 months
    Time-series covers:
    2013 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Housing waiting lists
    Breakdown:
    tenure; length of time on list; number of lists households are on; reasons
    Keywords:
    Waiting lists; Social housing
  • Scottish household survey annual report

    The Scottish Household Survey. The survey provides robust evidence on the composition, characteristics, attitudes and behaviour of private households and individuals as well as evidence on the physical condition of Scotland's homes.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; household projections; estimates
    Organisation:
    Scottish Government
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    12 to 18 months
    Time-series covers:
    1999 to present
    Measure:
    Households by tenure
    Breakdown:
    tenure
    Keywords:
    Household estimates; Population; Household type; Families
  • Small Area Statistics on Households and Dwellings

    Estimates of the numbers of households and dwellings at neighbourhood (data zone) level using Council Tax billing systems.

    Includes estimates of the number of dwellings that are occupied and vacant, and information on the characteristics of dwellings such as dwelling type and number of rooms.

    Publications
    Theme:
    housing experience; housing conditions
    Organisation:
    National Records of Scotland
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    data zones
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    12 to 18 months
    Time-series covers:
    2007 to present
    Measure:
    Number of households and dwellings at neighbourhood level
    Breakdown:
    occupancy; council tax discounts; dwelling characteristics.
    Keywords:
    Stock; Household estimates
  • Social Tenants in Scotland

    Overview of social tenants and social rented housing in Scotland including stock, household characteristics, housing Social tenants in Scotland flows, rents and income levels.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; dwelling stock; tenure; demand; social housing; demographics; lettings
    Organisation:
    Scottish Government
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    12 to 18 months
    Time-series covers:
    1999 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    General analysis
    Breakdown:
    household characteristics
    Keywords:
    Stock; Rent; Income
  • Social and private rent

    Demographic and economic data on social and private renters.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; dwelling stock; tenure; demand; social housing; demographics
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    country
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    12 to 18 months
    Time-series covers:
    2009 to present
    Tenure:
    private rented
    Measure:
    Average rent
    Keywords:
    Tenancies; Rent; Lettings; Stock; Rent arrears; Private rental market; Survey; Renter characteristics
  • Social housing demolitions

    District-level data collected annually from all English local authorities under our main collection processes.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities; Homes England
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    country
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    6 to 9 months
    Time-series covers:
    1998 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Number of social housing dwellings demolished
    Breakdown:
    local authority vs registered provider
    Keywords:
    Building; Construction; Demolitions; Social housing
    Notes:
    See live table 684
  • Social housing financial data

    Data related to sales of local authority dwellings and some summary information on sales of registered provider stock.

    Social housing sales include sales under the Right to Buy, Preserved Right to Buy, Right to Acquire, Social HomeBuy, other outright or shared equity sales to tenants, and sales of existing stock to the private sector.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities; Homes England; Greater London Authority
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    country
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    6 to 9 months
    Time-series covers:
    1999 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Financial data for Right to Buy and shared ownership sales
    Keywords:
    Social housing; Financial data; Right to Buy; Shared ownership; Buying; Purchases
    Notes:
    See live tables 682 and 697. The figures exclude sales through low cost home ownership schemes where these do not relate to existing social stock, such as sales of newly built homes for shared ownership or acquisitions of private sector homes for affordable home ownership.
  • Social housing lettings

    Social housing lettings collected through the Continuous Recording (CORE) system.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; social housing; lettings
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    region; local authority; parliamentary constituency; postcode
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2004 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Social housing lettings
    Breakdown:
    property; household type; financial attributes
    Keywords:
    Lettings; Social housing; Tenancies; Rent
  • Social housing lettings in England

    Statistics on new social housing lettings in England provided by local authorities and private registered providers.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; social housing; lettings; stock; transactions
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities; Homes England
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    9 to 12 months
    Time-series covers:
    1999 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Socially rented stock and average weekly rent
    Breakdown:
    local authority vs registered provider; number of rooms
    Keywords:
    Social housing; Tenancies; Rent; Lettings; Stock
    Notes:
    See live tables 702, 704, 706, 707
  • Social housing rent

    Number of housing units owned or partly owned and managed by all social landlords.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; social housing; lettings; stock; transactions
    Organisation:
    Welsh Government
    Country coverage:
    Wales
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2003 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Social landlord housing stock and rent
    Breakdown:
    registered social landlords; number of rooms; house type; housing provider
    Keywords:
    Social housing; Tenancies; Rent; Lettings; Stock; Registered provider
    Notes:
    Number of housing units owned or partly owned and managed by all social landlords
  • Social housing rent arrears

    Information on the amount of housing units that were empty, housing units rented to tenants and social housing tenants who were in rent arrears.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; social housing; lettings; stock; transactions
    Organisation:
    Welsh Government
    Country coverage:
    Wales
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    12 to 18 months
    Time-series covers:
    1997 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Number of social housing tenants in rent arrears
    Breakdown:
    registered social landlords; length of time in arrears
    Keywords:
    Social housing; Tenancies; Rent; Lettings; Stock; Rent arrears
  • Social housing sales

    Housing Market Analysis takes account of current housing market trends in the Northern Irish housing market. Includes sales of social housing.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; social housing; sales;
    Organisation:
    Northern Ireland Housing Executive
    Country coverage:
    Northern Ireland
    Geographic scale:
    housing market area
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    2 to 3 years
    Time-series covers:
    2005 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Sales of social sector dwellings
    Breakdown:
    tenure
    Keywords:
    Social housing; Financial data; Buying; Purchases; Housing market
  • Social housing sales

    Statistics that include affordable housing, new housing supply, rents in the private sector, local authority housing, and social housing.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; social housing; sales;
    Organisation:
    Scottish Government
    Country coverage:
    Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    1999 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Sales of social sector dwellings
    Breakdown:
    component
    Keywords:
    Social housing; Financial data; Tenants; Buying; Purchases
  • Social housing sales

    Information on the number of sales through the Right to Buy scheme and voluntary sales.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; social housing; sales; right to buy
    Organisation:
    Welsh Government
    Country coverage:
    Wales
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    1981 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Sales of social sector dwellings under Right to Buy
    Breakdown:
    registered social landlords; type of sale; provider
    Keywords:
    Social housing; Financial data; Right to Buy; Shared ownership; Buying; Purchases
  • Social housing sales

    Social housing sales include sales under the Right to Buy, Preserved Right to Buy, Right to Acquire, Social HomeBuy, other outright or shared equity sales to tenants, and sales of existing stock to the private sector.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; social housing; sales; right to buy
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    6 to 9 months
    Time-series covers:
    2010 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Characteristics of buyers
    Breakdown:
    previous accommodation; age; household composition
    Keywords:
    Sales; Social housing; Right to Buy
  • Social housing sales in England

    Statistics on the sales of social housing stock, whether owned by local authorities or private registered providers. The most common of these sales are by the Right to Buy (and preserved Right to Buy) scheme.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; social housing; sales
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    local authority; metropolitan county; shire county
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    1980 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Social housing sales
    Breakdown:
    scheme; local authority; private registered provider
    Keywords:
    Sales; Social housing; Right to Buy
  • Social housing vacancies

    Number of vacant local authority dwellings

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    9 to 12 months
    Time-series covers:
    1989 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Number of vacant local authority dwellings
    Breakdown:
    total vs managed
    Keywords:
    Stock; Vacant properties; Social housing
    Notes:
    See live table 612
  • Social housing vacancies, lettings, and arrears

    Information on the amount of housing units that were empty, housing units rented to tenants and social housing tenants who were in rent arrears.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; transactions; lettings; demand; social housing; lettings; vacancies; vacant dwellings
    Organisation:
    Welsh Government
    Country coverage:
    Wales
    Geographic scale:
    local authority
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    9 to 12 months
    Time-series covers:
    1997 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Number of lettings including transfers and exchanges
    Breakdown:
    registered social landlords; provider; letting type
    Keywords:
    Stock; Lettings; Social housing; Waiting lists; Tenancies; Evictions; Rent
    Notes:
    The collection and publication of 2019-20 data has been cancelled due to Covid-19 demand pressures.
  • Stat-Xplore

    Stat-Xplore is an interactive platform to explore and download DWP benefit statistics.

    Publications
    Theme:
    demand; social housing; affordability; housing costs
    Organisation:
    Department for Work and Pensions
    Country coverage:
    England; Wales; Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    country; region; local authority
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2008 to present
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Breakdown:
    Housing Benefit stock, Housing Benefit flows, Universal Credit stock
    Keywords:
    Welfare reform; Housing Benefits; Universal Credit; Local Housing Allowance; Removal of the spare Room Subsidy
    Notes:
    Stat-Xplore requires a user login, however a guest login is available with reduced functionality. Housing Benefits data is available from 2008 and Universal Credit data is available from 2015.
  • Support for Mortgage Interest

    Official experimental statistics on the numbers in receipt of Support for Mortgage Interest (SMI) loans.

    Publications
    Organisation:
    Department for Work and Pensions
    Country coverage:
    England; Wales; Scotland
    Geographic scale:
    country; region
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2018 to present
    Tenure:
    owner occupied
    Measure:
    Number of households who have receieved SMI loan
    Breakdown:
    qualifying benefit
    Keywords:
    housing affordability
    Notes:
    Data available on Stat-Xplore requires a user login, however a guest login is available with reduced functionality.
  • Traveller caravan count

    Statistical count of the number of caravans on both authorised and unauthorised sites across England.

    Publications
    Organisation:
    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    country; local authority
    Frequency:
    bi-annually
    Timeliness:
    6 to 9 months
    Time-series covers:
    2008 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing; owner occupied
    Measure:
    Number of Traveller caravans
    Breakdown:
    site authorisation; site location; site size; tenure; planning permission; land ownership; affordable pitches; tolerated or not tolerated
    Notes:
    Data collection was suspended for Summer 2020 and Winter 2021 due to the coronavirus outbreak. From July 2013, 'Gypsy' was removed from the count name to reflect terminology used for planning policy.
  • UK House Price Index

    Reports for the UK House Price Index (UK HPI) for England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

    Publications
    Theme:
    stock; transactions; sales
    Organisation:
    HM Land Registry
    Country coverage:
    England; Wales; Scotland; Northern Ireland
    Geographic scale:
    country; region
    Frequency:
    monthly
    Timeliness:
    1 to 3 months
    Time-series covers:
    2016 to present
    Tenure:
    owner occupied
    Measure:
    House Price Index and new house sales and prices
    Breakdown:
    property type; buyer status; funding status; property status
    Keywords:
    Valuation; House prices; Financial data; Sales; Buying; Housing market
    Notes:
    The Northern Irish house price index is published quarterly while all other UK countries data is calculated and published monthly. Methodology change for new build properties in 2021.
  • UK house building data

    Quarterly and annual time series data on the building of new housing in the UK, its constituent countries and English regions, including starts and completions.

    Publications
    Theme:
    supply; housebuilding; new builds
    Organisation:
    Office for National Statistics
    Country coverage:
    England; Wales; Scotland; Northern Ireland
    Geographic scale:
    country; region
    Frequency:
    quarterly; annually
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    1946 to present
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Measure:
    Number of housing units delivered
    Breakdown:
    sector; building starts and completions
    Keywords:
    sector; building starts and completions; housebuilding;
  • Welsh Housing Conditions Survey

    The Welsh Housing Conditions Survey collects information about the condition and energy efficiency of all types of housing in Wales.

    Publications
    Theme:
    housing experience; housing conditions
    Organisation:
    Welsh Government
    Country coverage:
    Wales
    Geographic scale:
    country
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    6 to 9 months
    Time-series covers:
    1967 to present
    Measure:
    General analysis
    Breakdown:
    tenure; age; property type; energy performance; repair costs; housing quality; fuel poverty; health and safety
    Keywords:
    Housing conditions; Energy; Characteristics; Demographics; Poverty