Homelessness: Asylum:Written question - HL13836

Q
Asked by Lord Beecham
Asked on: 19 February 2019
Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
Homelessness: Asylum
Lords
To ask Her Majesty's Government how many homeless people and rough sleepers were (1) refugees, and (2) asylum seekers in (a) 2013, (b) 2014, (c) 2015, (d) 2016, (e) 2017, and (f) 2018.
Answered on: 05 March 2019

The number of households accepted as statutorily homeless, in England, who have been granted refugee status are provided in the table below. 2018 data is not yet available.

We do not hold the specific breakdowns requested for asylum seekers or rough sleepers.

Year

Total number of households accepted as statutorily homeless and granted refugee status (England)

2013

690

2014

790

2015

1,000

2016

1,080

2017

1,350

Share this page