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Data Provider: Welsh Government Experimental Statistics Rough Sleepers by local authority
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[Collapse]Wales14116840313
WalesIsle of Anglesey1001
Gwynedd30025
Conwy90014
Denbighshire2735
Flintshire0113
Wrexham2716061
Powys0110
Ceredigion33046
Pembrokeshire0003
Carmarthenshire0323
Swansea161123
Neath Port Talbot0116
Bridgend50010
Vale of Glamorgan0002
Cardiff53702685
Rhondda Cynon Taf21616
Merthyr Tydfil40015
Caerphilly40027
Blaenau Gwent0000
Torfaen0000
Monmouthshire0001
Newport1222017

Metadata

Title
Rough Sleepers by local authority

Last update
1 February 2017 1 February 2017

Next update
February 2018

Publishing organisation
Welsh Government

Source 1
National Rough Sleeper Count, Welsh Government

Contact email
stats.housing@wales.gsi.gov.uk

Designation
Experimental statistics

Lowest level of geographical disaggregation
Local authorities

Geographical coverage
Wales

Languages covered
English and Welsh

Data licensing
You may use and re-use this data free of charge in any format or medium, under the terms of the Open Government License - see http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence

Keywords
Rough sleepers, Homlessness, Housing

General description
This information shows the number of rough sleepers in local authority areas. The data is collected to gain a better understanding of the scale and trends in rough sleeping over time to inform local and national policy.

The total counts of rough sleepers are single night snapshots. The estimated count is based on data collected over a two week period with assistance from the voluntary sector, faith groups, local businesses/residents, health and substance misuse agencies, and the police.


Data collection and calculation
The information presented here is collected via annual returns from Local Authorities.

2016-17 data is not directly comparable with 2015-16 data due to timing differences.

Frequency of publication
Annual

Data reference periods
2015-16 onwards

Users, uses and context
Please find this information in the related statistical publication, as per the given weblink.

Rounding applied
None

Revisions information
Data prior to the last period covered have been revised since previously published. Revisions are marked in the data with an (r).

Statistical quality
Please find this information in the related statistical publication, as per the given weblink.