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Operation of the Homeless Persons legislation in Scotland: Quarters ending 30 June and 30 September 2008(including households in temporary accommodation at 31 December 2008)

DescriptionQuarterly information on homeless applications, assessments and housing outcomes up to 30 September 2008.
ISBNWeb only
Official Print Publication DateMarch 2009
Website Publication DateMarch 17, 2009

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17 March 2009

National Statistics logoISBN 978 0 7559 7468 9 (Web only publication)

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A National Statistics Publication for Scotland

Contents

Operation of the homeless persons legislation in Scotland: quarters ending 30 June and 30 September 2008 (including households in temporary accommodation at 31 December 2008)

Notes on Tables

Scottish Government Statistical Services

List of tables

Table 1: Applications by local authority area: Quarter Apr-Jun 2007 to Quarter Jul-Sept 2008
Table 2: Cases Assessed as homeless by local authority: Quarter Apr-Jun 2007 to Quarter Jul-Sept 2008
Table 3: Cases Assessed as priority homeless by local authority: Quarter Apr-Jun 2007 to Quarter Jul-Sep 2008
Table 4: Percentage of homeless assessed as priority by local authority: Quarter Apr-Jun 2007 to Quarter Jul-Sept 2008
Table 5a: Previous housing circumstances of applicants: Apr-Jun 2007 to Jul-Sept 2008 (number)
Table 5b: Previous housing circumstances of applicants: Apr-Jun 2007 to Jul-Sept 2008 (percentage)
Tables 6a and 6b: Main reason for applying as homeless: Apr-Jun 2007 to Jul-Sept 2008
Table 7: Previous housing circumstances by main reason for loss of accommodation: all applications April - September 2008
Table 8a: Reasons for loss of accommodation for those who previously rented/owned their accommodation: Applications during April 07 to Sept 08
Table 8b: Reasons for loss of accommodation for those who previously rented/owned their accommodation: April 07 to Sept 08 (percentage)
Table 9a: Reasons for becoming homeless while living with parents/ relatives/ friends or partners (number of applications each quarter)
Table 9b: Reasons for becoming homeless while living with parents/ relatives/ friends or partners (percentage of applications each quarter)
Table 10a: Assessment decision by presence of children in household and age of main applicant: April to September 2008 (number)
Table 10b: Assessment decision by presence of children in household and age of main applicant: April to September 2008 (percentage)
Table 11: Local Authority action by assessment decision: April to September 2008
Table 12: Households in temporary accommodation by accommodation type: at 31 March 1997 to 31 December 2008
Table 13: Households with dependent children in temporary accommodation by accommodation type: at 31 March 2004 to 31 December 2008
Table 14: Households with dependent children or pregnant women by accommodation type and local authority: at 30 June 2008
Table 15: Households with dependent children or pregnant women by accommodation type and local authority: at 30 September 2008
Table 16: Households with dependent children or pregnant women by accommodation type and local authority: at 31 December 2008
Table 17: Households with dependent children in temporary accommodation by local authority area: at 31 December 2007 to 31 December 2008
Table 18: Breaches of Unsuitable Accommodation Order by local authority area as at the end of the quarter: 2005 to 2008

Supplementary Tables

Table A: Individuals in households by gender and age: April-September 2008
Table B: Household type and characteristics of main applicant: April to September 2008