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Operation of the Homeless Persons Legislation in Scotland: 2014-15

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Table 2c: Total applications by household type and gender (Percentage): 1996-97 to 2014-15

2002-03 2003-04 2004-05 2005-06 2006-07 2007-08 2008-09 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15
Single person: male 45% 45% 42% 43% 41% 39% 40% 41% 41% 42% 44% 46% 45%
Single person: female 20% 20% 20% 21% 21% 21% 21% 21% 22% 22% 21% 21% 21%
Total single person 65% 65% 63% 63% 63% 60% 61% 62% 63% 63% 64% 67% 66%
Single parent: male 2% 3% 3% 4% 5% 5% 6% 7% 7% 7% 6% 4% 4%
Single parent: female 20% 20% 20% 20% 19% 19% 18% 17% 17% 17% 17% 16% 16%
Total single parent 22% 22% 24% 24% 24% 24% 24% 24% 24% 24% 23% 21% 21%
Couple without children 4% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 4% 4% 4% 4%
Couple with children 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 6% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 4%
Other without children 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2%
Other with children 1% 2% 1% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2%
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%