You asked

I would like to know:

  • percentage of single parents in Southwark
  • percentage of male single parents Southwark
  • percentage of female single parents Southwark
  • and any other useful information

We said

Special tabulations of data are available to order (subject to legal frameworks, disclosure control, resources and agreements of costs, where appropriate). Such enquiries should be made to: We recommend that you contact the families team directly in order to discuss your data requirements in more detail.

As this information is already available to you via this route ONS considers that S21(1) applies to this request and the information does not have to be supplied under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act. S21(1) is an absolute exemption and no consideration of the public interest test needs to be applied.