Number of households (000s)
Not comparable due to substantial differences in legislation across each of the nations.
Data is no longer collected for Wales due to change in legislation. More detail on comparability can be found on the GSS’s interactive tool: https://gss.civilservice.gov.uk/dashboard/tools/homelessness-statistics/landing.html.
The data source used for these charts was the ONS UK homelessness comparability report: https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/housing/articles/ukhomelessness/2005to2018