Metadata

Indicator code
0.1.5
Indicator name

Concealed households

Geographical coverage

UK

Unit of measurement

Percentage (%)

Comparability

Not comparable between England and Scotland due to question and category differences.

Footnote (FULL)

We are exploring the existence of similar data in the other countries.

Associated sources
0.1.5.2
0.1.5.1

Sources

0.1.5.1
Measure

Percentage of households containing a concealed household

Source

English Housing Survey

Organisation

Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

Contact details
Geographical coverage

England

Time period

2018-2019

Frequency

Varied

Earliest available data

2012-2013

Link to data source
Other information

EHS maintains the comparable time series on concealed households and sofa surfing in England.

Table AT 1.5 in Annex tables in the data source.

0.1.5.2
Measure

Percentage of households with at least one concealed family

Source

Scottish Household Survey

Organisation

Scottish Government

Contact details
Geographical coverage

Scotland

Time period

2013-2015

Frequency

One-off analysis at present

Earliest available data

2013-15

Link to data source
Other information

Data from multiple survey waves are pooled to provide a robust sample for analysis.

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