FOI Request - Bedroom Tax

Request 101000120598

1. How many households are under-occupying (or are believed to be under-occupying) their properties by one bedroom? Please exclude from the data any households that are exempt from the bedroom tax (e.g. pensioners).

2. How many households are under-occupying (or are believed to be under-occupying) their properties by two or more bedrooms? Please exclude from the data any households that are exempt from the bedroom tax (e.g. pensioners).

For both questions 1 and 2, please provide the data broken down as follows:

a) under-occupying households in council housing
b) under-occupying households in all social and affordable housing (including council housing)

In this request, ‘under-occupying’ is defined as it is under the terms of the bedroom tax.

Response 04-02-2013

1. 547 total - including 391 council houses

2. 99 total - including 72 council houses

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