Share of households in the UK in 2017/18, by household type

Share of households in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017/18, by household type

Share of households in the UK in 2017/18, by household type This statistic displays the share of households in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017/18, by household type. 21.2 percent of the households in the UK consisted of two adults without children. This was the most common type of household in the UK in 2017/18, whilst only 2.8 percent of households had three or more adults with children which was the least common type of household.
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Share of households in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017/18, by household type

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Share of households
3 or more adults with children4.2%
2 adults with 3 or more children2.8%
2 adults with 2 children9.9%
2 adults with 1 child8.3%
1 adult with children4.8%
3 or more adults without children7.9%
2 adults without children21.2%
1 female adult5.9%
1 male adult7.5%
1 adult without children13.4%
2 or more retired adults13.5%
1 retired female adult9.2%
1 retired male adult4.8%
1 retired adult14%
Share of households
3 or more adults with children4.2%
2 adults with 3 or more children2.8%
2 adults with 2 children9.9%
2 adults with 1 child8.3%
1 adult with children4.8%
3 or more adults without children7.9%
2 adults without children21.2%
1 female adult5.9%
1 male adult7.5%
1 adult without children13.4%
2 or more retired adults13.5%
1 retired female adult9.2%
1 retired male adult4.8%
1 retired adult14%
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This statistic displays the share of households in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017/18, by household type. 21.2 percent of the households in the UK consisted of two adults without children. This was the most common type of household in the UK in 2017/18, whilst only 2.8 percent of households had three or more adults with children which was the least common type of household.
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