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Briefing: how many people need a social rented home?

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Area EffectsGeographyHouseholdsPovertyLiving StandardsSocial PolicyHousing Market


Welfare safety net. Twenty-eighth report of session 2017–19. Report, together with formal minutes relating to the report. Ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 17 July 2019

PovertyWelfare BenefitsGovernmentSocial Policy


Measuring poverty 2019 - results tables: 2019 release

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DemographyHouseholdsPovertySocial Policy


Measuring poverty 2019: a report of the Social Metrics Commission

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DemographyHouseholdsPovertySocial Policy


Stepping-stone or dead end: to what extent does part-time employment enable progression out of low pay for male and female employees in the UK?

Madeline Nightingale

Labour MarketWages And EarningsSocial Policy


Proportion of children living with at least one parent reporting emotional distress. Details, methodology and supporting information

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Lone ParentsYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentUnemploymentWell BeingHealthSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Data tables: children living with parents in emotional distress, 2019 update

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Statistical AnalysisLone ParentsYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentUnemploymentWell BeingHealthSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Statistical commentary: children living with parents in emotional distress, 2019 update

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Statistical AnalysisLone ParentsYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentUnemploymentWell BeingHealthSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Persistent poverty in Scotland 2010-2017

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Area EffectsStatistical AnalysisDemographyHouseholdsPovertyGovernmentIncome DynamicsSocial Policy


Written evidence from Understanding Society the UK Household Longitudinal Study (WSN0051) [Work and Pensions Select Committee. Welfare safety net inquiry]

Social ExclusionHouseholdsPovertyWelfare BenefitsSocial Policy


National measurement of loneliness: 2018

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Well BeingSocietiesSocial Policy


Housing supply requirements across Great Britain: for low-income households and homeless people

Glen Bramley

PovertyLiving StandardsSocial PolicyHousing Market


A new measure of poverty for the UK: the final report of the Social Metrics Commission

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DemographyHouseholdsPovertySocial Policy


A new measure of poverty for the UK: a summary of the report by the Social Metrics Commission

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DemographyHouseholdsPovertySocial Policy


Effects of restrictions to Income Support on health of lone mothers in the UK: a natural experiment study

Srinivasa Vittal Katikireddi, Oarabile R. Molaodi, Marcia Gibson, Ruth Dundas, Peter Craig

Lone ParentsLabour MarketPublic PolicyChildbearing: FertilityWelfare BenefitsWell BeingHealth


Female employment and child inequality

Susan Harkness

Lone ParentsChild DevelopmentLabour MarketHouseholdsPovertyIncome DynamicsWages And Earnings


Caring for carers: the lives of family carers in the UK

Kathryn Petrie, James Kirkup

DisabilityTime UseLabour MarketHouseholdsOrganizations And FirmsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthSocial PolicyCaregiving


Poverty trends in Germany and Great Britain: the impact of changes in labour markets, families, and social policy

Jan Brülle

Labour MarketHouseholdsEconomicsPovertyWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsLife Course AnalysisSocial Policy


Persistent poverty in Scotland 2010-2016

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Area EffectsStatistical AnalysisDemographyHouseholdsPovertyGovernmentIncome DynamicsSocial Policy


Seeking assistance in later life: how do older people evaluate their need for assistance?

Krysia Canvin, Catherine A. MacLeod, Gill Windle, Amanda Sacker

Older PeopleArea EffectsSocial NetworksGeographyWell BeingHealthSocial PolicyCaregiving


Forecasting child poverty in Scotland: a report for the Scottish Government

Howard Reed, Graham Stark

Young PeopleChild DevelopmentHouseholdsPovertyPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsFinanceSocial Policy


Children’s well-being and social relationships, UK: 2018

Edward Pyle, Charlotte Hassell

PsychologySocial ChangeYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingSocial PolicySociology Of Households


Parental conflict indicator - data for 2011-12 - 2015-16

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Lone ParentsYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentUnemploymentWell BeingSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


One in four: a profile of single parents in the UK

Sumi Rabindrakumar

Lone ParentsSocial ChangeLabour MarketHouseholdsIncome DynamicsFinance


UK poverty 2017: a comprehensive analysis of poverty trends and figures

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DemographyHouseholdsPovertyPublic PolicySocial Policy