Office for National Statistics

New reporting platform uses data to help address homelessness in UK

A new reporting platform which aims to give insight into the conditions required to prevent homelessness has been launched by the Centre for Homelessness Impact (CHI) and the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

Published 14 February 2020

Scotland driving increase in public sector new housing

Scotland accounted for 18% of the increase in public sector new housing output across Great Britain in 2019, according to official figures.

Published 30 January 2020

Dramatic increase in the number of homeless elderly people in the UK

There has been a drastic increase in the number of elderly people seeking help for homelessness since 2012-13, data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) reveals.

Published 19 September 2019

Scottish property market 'leaving England in the dust'

Scotland's property market has experienced price rises of 1.4%, almost five times the rate of growth in England, the latest provisional statistics from the UK House Price Index (HPI) show.

Published 19 September 2019

House prices fall in rare September slump

Rightmove has revealed that UK house prices have decreased for the first September since 2010 as the usual autumn rebound failed to transpire.

Published 16 September 2019

One million more young adults live with parents

One million more young adults are living with their parents than a year ago, according to Office for National Statistics (ONS) estimates.

Published 8 August 2019

Scottish construction employment rises 5 per cent

Employment in the Scottish construction industry increased by 9,000 to 176,000 during the three month period to June 2015, new figures have shown.

Published 17 September 2015