Youth homelessness data

The number of people aged 16-24 recorded as having received housing and/or homelessness support:
England
32,960 73% of local councils

Young people in contact with their local council

This graph shows how young people across England were supported by their local councils. This includes the data that we received from local councils who responded to Centrepoint's Freedom of Information request, and so is not a complete picture of England. You can read more about the data and our national estimates in the 'About the data' page.
Type No of 16-24 yrs

Reasons for homelessness

This graph highlights the primary reasons why young people across England who were supported by their local council left their last settled base before becoming homeless. More information on this data can be found on our 'About the data' page.
Type No of 16-24 yrs