Over the last five years, Wales experienced the largest change in the proportion of lone parent families compared with the other regions in the UK. Inone in four young adults 3. Families and households estimates for the reference years to have been revised following the re-weighting of the Labour Force Survey LFS.
This is expected to come into effect by 31 December Families in these households may be unrelated — for example two couples house sharing, or related in some way — for example a couple with their child and their partner. Inalmost two in five couple families had dependent children living with them at their address, while 1 in 10 had only non-dependent children living with them.
Sincean additionalpeople a statistically significant increase of 3.
Families and households estimates for the reference years to have been revised following the re-weighting of the Labour Force Survey LFS. Figure 5: Between andmen aged 65 years and over have experienced the largest increases in living alone Percentage change between and of people living alone by age and sex, UK Source: Office for National Statistics - Labour Force Survey Download this chart Image.
Figure 7: The South West of England and Scotland had the lowest proportions of households with dependent children. We encourage users to feed back on whether this additional analysis meets their needs by emailing pop. Over the last five years, the South West of England Figure 1: Cohabiting couples are the fastest-growing family type Number of families by family type, UK, to
Give website feedback green smiley good orange smiley average red smiley poor. The growth in the number of multi-family households could reflect a growth in multigenerational families choosing to live together, or out of necessity because of reasons such as housing affordability, childcare responsibilities and caring for older relatives.
You might also be interested in: Families and households QMI. However, the proportion of same-sex cohabiting couples has decreased from How to use the toolkit The toolkit is best viewed on desktop computer. There continues to be more men living alone under the age of 65 years than over and more women living alone over the age of 65 years than under.
This could partly be explained by life expectancy increasing faster for men compared with women closing the gap between women and men. Updated based on figures from the Office for National Statistics. County and district level population counts Of the 12 local authority districts within the Kent County Council area, Maidstone Borough is the most populated with , people.
This is expected to come into effect by 31 December In , there were Table of contents Main points Things you need to know about this release Northern Ireland had the highest proportion of married or civil partner couples and the lowest proportion of cohabiting couples in Same-sex married couples are the fastest growing type of same-sex family London had the highest proportion of lone parent families in the UK in In , there were 8.