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Houses In Multiple Occupation

Volume 404: debated on Tuesday 29 April 2003

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To ask the Deputy Prime Minister how many houses in multiple occupation there are in (a) Hemsworth, (b) Yorkshire and (c) England. [109985]

Information on numbers of houses in multiple occupation in each local authority area in England is collected as part of the annual Housing Investment Programme round. Data are not available at parliamentary constituency level. The most recently reported figures were as follows:

Number of Houses in Multiple Occupation as at 1 April 2002
Wakefield metropolitan city council432
Local authorities in Yorkshire122,100
Local authorities in England407,800
1 Councils in North Yorkshire and the former metropolitan counties of North and South Yorkshire.