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To ask the Scottish Government how many live homeless applications there were in each local authority area on Christmas Day in each of the last three years, and how many (a) adults and (b) children these related to.


Answered by Kevin Stewart (03/12/2018):

The following table gives the number of live homeless applications at December 25th for each local authority for each of the years 2015, 2016 and 2017.

Local Authority

2015

2016

2017

Aberdeen City

1133

1107

1167

Aberdeenshire

743

748

797

Angus

638

728

752

Argyll & Bute

302

285

335

Clackmannanshire

198

180

232

Dumfries & Galloway

378

286

283

Dundee City

680

539

667

East Ayrshire

133

202

211

East Dunbartonshire

504

518

562

East Lothian

640

686

661

East Renfrewshire

114

149

97

Edinburgh

2387

2648

2961

Eilean Siar

139

133

124

Falkirk

1433

1503

1664

Fife

1140

1154

1187

Glasgow City

3701

3518

3523

Highland

741

835

888

Inverclyde

159

161

174

Midlothian

981

1033

1027

Moray

190

213

205

North Ayrshire

303

311

393

North Lanarkshire

961

904

1008

Orkney

87

103

117

Perth & Kinross

676

307

256

Renfrewshire

274

289

333

Scottish Borders

204

220

288

Shetland

170

152

124

South Ayrshire

168

180

207

South Lanarkshire

1126

1116

1056

Stirling

290

311

364

West Dunbartonshire

354

481

430

West Lothian

822

982

1059

All

21769

21982

23152

In addition, the following table gives the total number of adults and children associated with these applications.

 

2015

2016

2017

 

Number of
adults

Number of
children

Number of
adults

Number of
children

Number of
adults

Number of
children

Aberdeen City

1250

379

1215

359

1271

366

Aberdeenshire

923

444

941

407

948

410

Angus

745

264

862

309

877

324

Argyll & Bute

365

151

329

138

397

190

Clackmannanshire

216

42

192

45

252

92

Dumfries & Galloway

420

116

312

87

307

104

Dundee City

759

337

596

315

743

368

East Ayrshire

142

33

216

37

228

39

East Dunbartonshire

572

320

596

349

656

384

East Lothian

745

254

816

362

794

363

East Renfrewshire

131

68

166

64

111

52

Edinburgh

2761

1009

3107

1359

3446

1825

Eilean Siar

155

42

143

43

137

65

Falkirk

1677

850

1765

847

1928

919

Fife

1287

657

1346

729

1381

795

Glasgow City

4275

1951

4115

2019

4213

2310

Highland

868

395

994

436

1040

429

Inverclyde

178

35

177

41

187

48

Midlothian

1141

522

1199

610

1182

570

Moray

227

81

251

101

239

94

North Ayrshire

313

23

337

66

435

113

North Lanarkshire

1074

473

1024

430

1158

568

Orkney

104

72

122

71

139

79

Perth & Kinross

767

311

358

223

292

149

Renfrewshire

289

40

309

56

356

83

Scottish Borders

248

105

267

149

338

213

Shetland

196

47

178

38

140

20

South Ayrshire

185

47

191

65

222

43

South Lanarkshire

1272

874

1258

868

1202

881

Stirling

325

120

345

110

402

171

West Dunbartonshire

385

95

514

97

460

118

West Lothian

911

351

1130

528

1265

673

All

24906

10508

25371

11358

26746

12858

Source: HL1 dataset as at 10/05/18


Current Status: Answered by Kevin Stewart on 03/12/2018
 
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