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

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Table 15: Households in temporary accommodation by accommodation type and local authority: 31 March 2015

Total number of households Number of households with children or pregnant women Total number of children
Social sector1 Hostel Bed & Breakfast Other2 Total Social sector1 Hostel Bed & Breakfast Other2 Total Social sector1 Hostel Bed & Breakfast Other2 Total
Scotland 6,482 1,742 1,085 1,179 10,488 2,340 42 14 266 2,662 4,025 64 27 439 4,555
Aberdeen City 287 59 21 89 456 79 0 0 0 79 112 0 0 0 112
Aberdeenshire 311 35 72 1 419 140 5 1 1 147 256 9 2 2 269
Angus 120 0 2 0 122 7 0 0 0 7 15 0 0 0 15
Argyll & Bute 59 0 0 72 131 16 0 0 23 39 21 0 0 30 51
Clackmannanshire 89 0 29 1 119 11 0 0 0 11 13 0 0 0 13
Dumfries & Galloway 171 32 8 62 273 35 0 0 8 43 65 0 0 12 77
Dundee City 136 130 0 13 279 40 0 0 6 46 81 0 0 11 92
East Ayrshire 14 17 0 0 31 3 0 0 0 3 7 0 0 0 7
East Dunbartonshire 83 0 18 52 153 26 0 0 19 45 50 0 0 45 95
East Lothian 276 32 52 6 366 104 0 0 3 107 131 0 0 4 135
East Renfrewshire 43 0 0 7 50 8 0 0 3 11 15 0 0 6 21
Edinburgh 317 294 332 0 943 250 0 4 0 254 419 0 11 0 430
Eilean Siar 65 0 5 1 71 14 0 0 0 14 26 0 0 0 26
Falkirk 159 67 0 108 334 22 0 0 27 49 39 0 0 42 81
Fife 456 49 20 0 525 149 4 3 0 156 274 6 4 0 284
Glasgow City 1,258 370 84 119 1,831 602 0 1 5 608 1,186 0 0 14 1,200
Highland 151 35 377 63 626 76 4 0 21 101 139 4 0 43 186
Inverclyde 31 25 0 0 56 8 0 0 0 8 12 0 0 0 12
Midlothian 158 89 9 235 491 87 2 0 60 149 133 3 0 84 220
Moray 59 67 0 19 145 32 11 0 3 46 55 18 0 6 79
North Ayrshire 149 25 0 12 186 23 0 0 3 26 37 0 0 5 42
North Lanarkshire 456 14 0 4 474 116 0 0 1 117 150 0 0 1 151
Orkney 23 2 0 2 27 4 0 0 1 5 8 0 0 1 9
Perth & Kinross 149 172 0 12 333 41 5 0 5 51 83 8 0 7 98
Renfrewshire 176 0 0 0 176 15 0 0 0 15 30 0 0 0 30
Scottish Borders 12 0 1 69 82 1 0 0 20 21 1 0 0 40 41
Shetland 132 0 12 2 146 28 0 0 2 30 37 0 0 2 39
South Ayrshire 101 65 0 77 243 27 1 0 19 47 50 0 0 31 81
South Lanarkshire 512 66 2 91 671 212 5 1 14 232 357 7 2 21 387
Stirling 90 57 14 36 197 19 5 0 19 43 27 8 0 29 64
West Dunbartonshire 177 30 0 8 215 32 0 0 2 34 45 1 0 2 48
West Lothian 262 10 27 18 317 113 0 4 1 118 151 0 8 1 160

Notes

1. Includes local authority and housing association stock.

2. The category 'other' includes mainly private landlords.
Accommodation in 'other' category includes property leased by the local authority to provide temporary accommodation for homeless applicants.