§ Mr. Dobson
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what is his Department's estimate of the number or proportion of (a) one-parent families and (b) two-parent families who live in (i) privately rented, (ii) public sector rented, (iii) owned-occupied, (iv) shared accommodation and (v) housing association accommodation.
§ Mr. Geoffrey Finsberg
Following is the available information:
PROPORTION OF ONE PARENT AND Two PARENT FAMILIES: BY TENURE: ENGLAND END 1977 Tenure One parent families Per cent. Two parent families Privately rented … 12 9 Public sector rented … 52 26 Owner occupied … 34 64 Housing association … 2 1 All tenures … 100 100
I regret that information on the proportion of these families sharing their accommodation is not readily available.