United Kingdom (UK): Number of households by type and number of occupants in 2017

Number of households in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017, by type and number of occupants (in 1,000)*

United Kingdom (UK): Number of households by type and number of occupants in 2017 This statistic shows the number of households in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017, by type. A household is defined as one person living alone, or a group of people (not necessarily related) living at the same address who share cooking facilities and share a living room or sitting room or dining area. At 7,883,000 households, couples living with children** is the most common type of household in the United Kingdom (UK). The second most common household type is couples living without children.
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Number of households in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017, by type and number of occupants (in 1,000)*

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Number of households in thousands
Couple (with children)**7,883
Couple (without children)7,804
One person households7,716
Lone parent (with children)**2,670
Two or more unrelated adults849
Multi-family households306
Number of households in thousands
Couple (with children)**7,883
Couple (without children)7,804
One person households7,716
Lone parent (with children)**2,670
Two or more unrelated adults849
Multi-family households306
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This statistic shows the number of households in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017, by type. A household is defined as one person living alone, or a group of people (not necessarily related) living at the same address who share cooking facilities and share a living room or sitting room or dining area. At 7,883,000 households, couples living with children** is the most common type of household in the United Kingdom (UK). The second most common household type is couples living without children.
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Release date
November 2017
Region
United Kingdom
Survey time period
2017
Supplementary notes
* Estimates.
** Includes figures for households with any number of children, whether or not the child is/children are dependent or non-dependent.
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