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Data Provider: Welsh Government National Statistics 2. Social Justice - Population in relative low-income households (HI)

Percentage of the population in relative low-income households, Wales, 1994/97 to 2010/13

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[Collapse]United Kingdom838587868583817875757577(r) 76(r) 76(r) 71666563656767
United Kingdom[Expand]Wales9699(r) 97989594929187(r) 858590(r) 88(r) 86(r) 79777879788180
[Expand]Scotland9491(r) 94(r) 9192(r) 888683(r) 80757273727166616159606368
[Expand]Northern Ireland........(r) 8688878687(r) 88(r) 88868283838179
[Expand]England81828585(r) 838079787473747676(r) 7470666362636466


Households Below Average Income

Last update
March 2018 March 2018

Next update

Publishing organisation
Welsh Government

Source 1
Households Below Average Income, Family Resources Survey, Department for Work and Pensions

Contact email

National Statistics

Lowest level of geographical disaggregation

Geographical coverage
UK regions

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

General description
This table presents data on all people, children, working-age adults and pensioners living in households that have a household income below 60 per cent of the UK median household income before and after housing costs are paid.

Data collection and calculation
The data was provided by the Department of Work and Pensions Households Below Average Income Team

Frequency of publication

Data reference periods
Figures shown are 3 year moving averages. Figures cover Great Britain to 2000-01 to 2003-04 and the United Kingdom from 2002-03 to 2004-05.

Users, uses and context
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Rounding applied
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Revisions information
These figures were revised on 28 June 2016 due to a change in the method used to adjust household income figures for inflation. The new method uses the Consumer Prices Index (CPI) in place of the Retail Prices Index (RPI). Where this led to a change to the rounded figure is marked accordingly.

Statistical quality
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Social Inclusion; HBAI; Income; Poverty