Census suggests 1.1 million households in England and Wales were overcrowded
17-Apr-2014Occupancy ratings by household type in England and Wales, 2011 Census analysis. An occupancy rating shows whether a household is overcrowded or under-occupied. The analysis revealed that out of 23.4 million households, 1.1 million (4.5%) were overcrowded and that overcrowding was most likely to occur in socially rented (8.7%) and privately rented households (8.6%), compared to owner occupied (2.3%). However, most households (16.1 million) were under-occupied and 6.2 million had bedrooms at par with the standard. Owner occupied households were most likely to be under-occupied (82.7%), compared with privately rented (49.5%) and socially rented households (39.4%).
Overcrowding & under-occupation in England and Wales 2011, infographic
17-Apr-2014An infographic showing the household occupancy rating overview for England and Wales in 2011.
Teenage conception rates highest in the most deprived areas
17-Apr-2014Teenage conception rates are an important social and health measure for local councils and decision makers. Historically, areas with high teenage conception rates have also had relatively high deprivation measures such as unemployment and child poverty. ONS has used a wide range of official statistics to help people explore the teenage conception rates and measures of deprivation in their area.
Is there a difference in well-being between young men and young women?
10-Apr-2014Young women in the UK report higher levels of anxiety than young men but are more likely to think the things they do in life are worthwhile
Interactive Graph – LOS Wave Two
10-Apr-2014These charts show the barriers adults aged between 16 and 64 experienced to work, education and training, and transport.
What barriers do people face when accessing work, transport, education and training?
10-Apr-2014Infographic exploring disability in Great Britain in terms of social barriers to participation that people experience across a range of 'life areas'
Overcrowding & under-occupation in England and Wales, 2011
Infographic showing household occupancy ratings in England and Wales 2011