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Operation of the homeless persons legislation in Scotland: quarters ending 30 June and 30 September 2010 (including households in temporary accommodation at 31 December 2010)

DescriptionStatistics relating to the operation of the homeless persons legislation in Scotland: quarters ending 30 June and 30 September 2010, also including households in temporary accommodation as at 31 December.
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Website Publication DateMarch 08, 2011

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ISBN 978 1 78045 022 3 (Web only publication)
DPPAS 11293

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Contents

Introduction
Main Points
Applications
Assessments
Prior Circumstances And Reasons For Homelessness
Outcomes
Action Taken To Prevent Homelessness
Households In Temporary Accommodation
Notifications Received Under Section 11 Of The Homelessness Etc (Scotland) Act 2003

Tables
Table 1: Applications by local authority area: Quarter Apr-Jun 2009 to Quarter Jul-Sept 2010
Table 2: Cases Assessed as homeless by local authority: Quarter Apr-Jun 2009 to Quarter Jul-Sept 2010
Table 3: Cases Assessed as priority homeless by local authority: Quarter Apr-Jun 2009 to Quarter Jul-Sep 2010
Table 4: Percentage of homeless assessed as priority by local authority: Quarter Apr-Jun 2009 to Quarter Jul-Sept 2010
Table 5a: Previous housing circumstances of applicants: Apr-Jun 2009 to Jul-Sept 2010
Table 5b: Previous housing circumstances of applicants: Apr-Jun 2009 to Jul-Sept 2010
Table 6a: Main reason for applying as homeless: Apr-Jun 2009 to Jul-Sept 2010
Table 6b: Main reason for applying as homeless: Apr-Jun 2009 to Jul-Sept 2010
Table 7a: Reasons for loss of accommodation for those who previously rented/owned their accommodation Applications: Apr-Jun 2009 to Jul-Sept 2010
Table 7b: Reasons for loss of accommodation for those who previously rented/owned their accommodation Applications: Apr-Jun 2009 to Jul-Sept 2010 (percentages)
Table 8a: Reasons for becoming homeless while living with parents/ relatives/ friends or partners
Table 8b: Reasons for becoming homeless while living with parents/ relatives/ friends or partners
Table 9a: Assessment decision by presence of children in household and age of main applicant: April to September 2010
Table 9b: Assessment decision by presence of children in household and age of main applicant: April to September 2010
Table 10a: All cases closed by whether contact with the applicant was maintained Cases closed Apr-Sep 2009 to Jul-Sep 2010
Table 10b: All cases closed by whether contact with the applicant was maintained Cases closed Apr-Sep 2009 to Jul-Sep 2010
Table 11: Local Authority action by assessment decision: April to September 2010
Table 12: Final outcomes by assessment decision: April to September 2010
Table 13: Households in temporary accommodation by accommodation type: at 31 March 1997 to 31 December 2010
Table 14a: Households in temporary accommodation by accommodation type: at 31 March 2004 to 31 December 2010
Table 14b: Households with dependent children in temporary accommodation by accommodation type: at 31 March 2004 to 31 December 2010
Table 14c: Number of dependent children in temporary accommodation by accommodation type: at 31 March 2004 to 31 December 2010
Table 15: Households in temporary accommodation by local authority: at 30 June 2010
Table 16: Households in temporary accommodation by local authority: at 30 September 2010
Table 17: Households in temporary accommodation by local authority: at 31 December 2010
Table 18: Households in temporary accommodation by local authority area: at 31 December 2009 to 31 December 2010
Table 19: Breaches of Unsuitable Accommodation Order by local authority area
Table 20: Notifications under Section 11 of Homelessness etc (Scotland) Act 2003 of households at risk of homelessness due to eviction

Supplementary table A: Individuals in households by gender and age: April-September 2010
Supplementary table B: Household type and characteristics of main applicant: April to September 2010

Notes on tables
Summary of current legislation
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