Metadata

Indicator code
A.3.4
Indicator name

Debt burden

Geographical coverage

GB

Unit of measurement

Percentage (%)

Comparability

Yes

Footnote (FULL)

The population is the percentage of adults who are 16 years old and above and not in full time education.

Respondents that responded 'Don't Know' or 'too hard to say' have not been included in this analysis. Please note this only includes financial debts (mortgage debts are not included).

Associated sources
A.3.4.1

Sources

A.3.4.1
Measure

Percentage of population that find their debts to be a heavy burden

Source

Wealth and Assets Survey

Organisation

Office for National Statistics

Geographical coverage

GB

Time period

2010-2016

Timeliness

Every two years

Earliest available data

2010

Link to data source
Other information

n/a

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