Homelessness In Scotland: 2017-18
This bulletin provides information on local authority homelessness applications, assessments and outcomes in the period from 1 April 2017 to 31 March 2018. It also provides information on households in temporary accommodation, along with the number of households in unsuitable temporary accommodation as defined in the Homeless Persons (Unsuitable Accommodation) (Scotland) Order 2014.
It is based on data collected from local authorities through the HL1 case-level homeless applications data collection along with the HL2 aggregate temporary accommodation summary return and the HL3 case-level temporary accommodation return.
Excel workbooks containing tables and charts from this publication are available to download at http://www.gov.scot/homelessstats.
Chart 1: Scotland: Number of applications and assessments under the homelessness legislation