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Living with parents


In 2013, over 3.3 million adults in the UK aged between 20 and 34 were living with a parent or parents. That is 26% of this age group. Young adults aged 20-34 living with their parents, three-year average 1996-2013. Source: Labour Force Survey, ONS


2011-2013 2010-2012 2009-2011 2008-2010 2007-2009 2006-2008 2005-2007 2004-2006 2003-2005 2002-2004 2001-2003 2000-2002 1999-2001 1998-2000 1997-1999 1996-1998


0 500,000 1,000,000 1,500,000 2,000,000 2,500,000 3,000,000 3,500,000


“I have learned that to be with those I like is enough”


Walt Whitman


Babies born within cohabiting union The proportion of all babies born within a cohabiting union has almost doubled, from 16 per cent in 1991 to 30 per cent in 2008. Percentage of live births to married, cohabiting and other/lone women, England and Wales. Source: Population Trends, No. 140, Summer 2010, ONS


Others Cohabiting women Married women Multi-family households


There was growth in multi-family households between 1996 and 2014, but particularly since 2006 with larger estimates in 2012, 2013 and 2014. Multi-family households, 1996 to 2014 - thousands


16% 30%


100 150 200 250 300 350


50 0


1991 Living alone


In 2014, 7.6 million people in UK households lived alone, of which 4.1 million were aged 16 to 64. Of those in this age group, the majority (58%) were male. People living alone, by age group, 2004 to 2014 - millions. Source: Labour Force Survey, ONS


0.0 0.5 1.0 1.5 2.0 2.5


45-64 75+


25-44 65-74


2008


16-24


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