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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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    Theme:
    supply; housebuilding; affordable housing
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    Statistics and analysis on the construction sector.

    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
  • Construction output (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 emplyment
    Keywords:
    Building; Construction
  • Conversions and demolitions (opens in a new tab)

    Details of conversions and demolitions are collected from local authorities.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 2019
    Tenure:
    all tenures
    Measure:
    housing outcomes
    Breakdown:
    tenure; age
    Keywords:
    Disability; impairment; Annual Population Survey; housing outcomes
  • Discretionary Housing Payments statistics (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    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 statistics (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    Theme:
    stock; dwelling stock; tenure
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    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 (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    Theme:
    stock; quality and standards; energy efficiency
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    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 (opens in a new tab)

    The English Housing Survey is a continuous national survey commissioned by the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG). It collects information about people's housing circumstances and the condition and energy efficiency of housing in England.

    Theme:
    housing experience; housing conditions
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    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 (opens in a new tab)

    Demographic and economic data on social and private renters.

    Theme:
    stock; transactions; lettings
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    country
    Frequency:
    annually
    Timeliness:
    12 to 18 months
    Time-series covers:
    2009 to present
    Tenure:
    private rented
    Measure:
    Renter characteristics
    Keywords:
    Private rental market; Rent; Tenancies; Lettings
  • English Private Landlord Survey (opens in a new tab)

    The English Private Landlord Survey is a national survey commissioned by the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG). 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.

    Theme:
    stock; transactions; lettings
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    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:
    MHCLG 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 (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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
  • Green belt statistics (opens in a new tab)

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

    Theme:
    supply; land use planning
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    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
  • Help to Buy ISA statistics (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    Theme:
    supply; housebuilding; affordable housing; help to buy
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    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
  • Help to Buy statistics (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    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
  • Homeless deaths (opens in a new tab)

    Experimental statistics on deaths of people experiencing homelessness in Scotland.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    Theme:
    demand; homelessness
    Organisation:
    Department for Communities; Northern Ireland Housing Executive
    Country coverage:
    Northern Ireland
    Geographic scale:
    local government district
    Frequency:
    bi-annually
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2018 to present
    Measure:
    Statutory homeless households
    Breakdown:
    demographics; reason for homelessness
    Keywords:
    Homelessness; Statutory; Homelessness relief; Temporary accommodation; Demographics; Reasons for homelessness
  • Homelessness statistics (opens in a new tab)

    Statistics on homelessness in Scotland.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    Experimental statistics on statutory homelessness in England.

    Theme:
    demand; homelessness
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    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
  • Homelessness statistics (opens in a new tab)

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

    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
  • House price statistics (opens in a new tab)

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

    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
  • House price statistics for small areas in England and Wales Statistical bulletins (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    Theme:
    housing experience; housing conditions
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    Country coverage:
    England
    Geographic scale:
    region
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2020 to present
    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 estimates (opens in a new tab)

    Data by household type, population and average size.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    The 2014-based projections estimate the number of households and assume that past trends in births, deaths, and migration continue.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    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 projections (opens in a new tab)

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

    Theme:
    demand; household projections; projections
    Organisation:
    Department for Communities
    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 summary measures (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    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 Market Review (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    Statistics on homelessness in Scotland.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    The Northern Ireland Housing Statistics report is an annual compendium of statistics containing information on a range of areas relating to housing. The report is divided into sections covering: supply, energy, social renting demand, private renting demand, owner occupier demand and household characteristics.

    Theme:
    demand; social housing; waiting lists
    Organisation:
    Department for Communities; 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
  • Housing statistics (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    Theme:
    supply; housebuilding; affordable housing; starts and completions
    Organisation:
    Department for Communities; Northern Ireland Housing Executive
    Country coverage:
    Northern Ireland
    Geographic scale:
    country
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2011 to present
    Tenure:
    social housing
    Measure:
    Social sector dwelling starts and completions
    Breakdown:
    tenure
    Keywords:
    Affordability; Building; Starts; Completions
  • Housing statistics (opens in a new tab)

    The Northern Ireland Housing Statistics report is an annual compendium of statistics containing information on a range of areas relating to housing. The report is divided into sections covering: supply, energy, social renting demand, private renting demand, owner occupier demand and household characteristics.

    Theme:
    demand; homelessness
    Organisation:
    Department for Communities; 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
    Measure:
    Statutory homeless households
    Breakdown:
    demographics; reason for homelessness
    Keywords:
    Homelessness; Statutory; Homelessness relief; Temporary accommodation; Demographics; Reasons for homelessness
  • Housing statistics: Management of local authority housing (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    Theme:
    supply; change of use; conversions; demolitions; housebuilding; new builds
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    Theme:
    supply; land use 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 (opens in a new tab)

    The amounts and location of land changing use in England.

    Theme:
    supply; land use planning
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    Theme:
    supply; land use planning
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    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.
  • Local authority housing statistics (opens in a new tab)

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

    Theme:
    supply
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    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 (opens in a new tab)

    Number of let dwellings owned by local authorities

    Theme:
    supply
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    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 (opens in a new tab)

    Number of dwellings held by Local authorities

    Theme:
    supply
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    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 (opens in a new tab)

    Monthly Affordable Housing Starts and Completions

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    House building starts and completions by tenure.

    Theme:
    supply; housebuilding; new builds
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    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 (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    Theme:
    stock; transactions; sales
    Organisation:
    Department for Communities; Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency
    Country coverage:
    Northern Ireland
    Geographic scale:
    local government district
    Frequency:
    quarterly
    Timeliness:
    3 to 6 months
    Time-series covers:
    2015 to present
    Tenure:
    owner occupied
    Measure:
    House Price Index and new house sales and prices
    Breakdown:
    property type
    Keywords:
    Valuation; House prices; Financial data; Sales; Buying; Housing market
  • Performance of the Private Rental Market in Northern Ireland (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    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 activity statistics (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    Theme:
    supply; land use planning; applications; permissions
    Organisation:
    Department for Infrastructure
    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    Theme:
    supply; land use planning; applications; permissions
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    Theme:
    supply; land use 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 (opens in a new tab)

    Number of dwellings held by Private Registered Providers

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    This release provides statistics on the private rental market for England. The Office for National Statistics has taken over responsibility for this release from the Valuation Office Agency

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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
  • Private sector rents (opens in a new tab)

    Information on Private Sector Rents across 18 Broad Rental Market areas in Scotland. These statistics are largely based on market-level advertised new let rents and do not represent changes in rents for existing tenants.

    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
  • Property valuation (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    Households on local authority waiting lists

    Theme:
    demand; social housing; waiting lists
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    Theme:
    demand; homelessness
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    Theme:
    supply; land use 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 (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    Demographic and economic data on social and private renters.

    Theme:
    stock; dwelling stock; tenure; demand; social housing; demographics
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    Theme:
    supply
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government; 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 (opens in a new tab)

    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. 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.

    Theme:
    supply
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government; 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
  • Social housing lettings (opens in a new tab)

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

    Theme:
    demand; social housing; lettings
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    Theme:
    demand; social housing; lettings; stock; transactions
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government; 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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    Theme:
    demand; social housing; sales; right to buy
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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 in England (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    Theme:
    demand; social housing; sales
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    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 (opens in a new tab)

    Number of vacant local authority dwellings

    Theme:
    supply
    Organisation:
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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
  • Stat-Xplore (opens in a new tab)

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

    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.
  • UK House Price Index (opens in a new tab)

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

    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.
  • UK house building data (opens in a new tab)

    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.

    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 (opens in a new tab)

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

    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