Table 1

Housing situation measures (weighted, restricted to those valid for all cases)

 Owned outright331434.55
 Owned with mortgage368238.38
 Social rent148415.47
 Private rent111411.61
Housing payment burden
Housing payment arrears
Receiving housing benefit
Home has central heating
Adequate heating
Dwelling type
Prefer to move home
Expect to move in the next 12 months
  • Housing payment burden: Housing costs account for over one-third of net household income, net household income is below 60% of sample median household income.

  • Housing payment arrears: In the last 12 months, have you ever found yourself behind with your rent/mortgage?

  • Adequate heating: In winter, are you able to keep this accommodation warm enough?

  • Overcrowding: Sufficient bedrooms per person/couple.