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Service Family Accommodation Statistics 2010 to 2021

This edition provides statistics for 2010 to 2021 (as at 31 March each year), with a base year of 2000, and updates figures released in the 2020 edition of this publication, which provided statistics up to 31 March 2020.

The exploration of the dispersal of British military families in England following the Strategic Defence and Security Review 2010

Strictly relying on publicly available data, this study depicts and quantifies the spatial pattern of England’s military families with dependent children. England’s Service Pupil Premium for the financial years between 2011 and 2019 is used as a proxy variable to…

Forces Help to Buy Scheme quarterly statistics: 2020/21

The FHTB scheme was launched in April 2014 with the aim of supporting and encouraging home ownership amongst Service Personnel whose level of home ownership has historically been lower than the rest of the UK population. Regular Service Personnel can…

Improving access to social housing for members of the Armed Forces, Veterans, and their families

We are grateful to all those who took the time to respond. This document summarises the responses to the questions raised in the consultation and provides the Government’s response. The responses have supported the development of the statutory guidance which…

RAF Dispersed Families: summary briefing paper

The research involved interviews and online surveys for those RAF personnel and their spouses/partners who were living more than 10 miles from their parent unit. Welfare staff on RAF stations were also invited to complete an online survey in order…

The RAF Family – experiences from around the world. Survey Highlights Report.

Our online survey identified that RAF Personnel and their families are posted across a wide range of locations worldwide, in a variety of work and cultural contexts. The survey examined motivations for volunteering for overseas Service, experiences of preparing and…

Families and households in the UK: 2019

In 2019, there were 19.2 million families, an increase of 0.4% on the previous year, with a 6.8% increase over the decade from 2009 to 2019. The number of households grew by 0.9% since the previous year to 27.8 million…

UK Forces Help to Buy Scheme quarterly statistics: 2019/20

This quarterly statistical release provides summary statistics on applications, payments and purchases made under the Forces Help to Buy (FHTB) scheme. The Q2 and Q4 editions also provide statistics on the proportions of payments by region and on the age…