£43m schools and social housing capital boost will create 800 jobs says Jane Hutt
Schools and social housing projects across Wales are set to benefit from an immediate £43 million capital investment boost, Finance Minister Jane Hutt has announced
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This dataset enables household analyses to be carried out at a local authority level, including details of people in workless households, children in workless households, lone parents and housing tenure.
- In 2014, 19.4 per cent of households in Wales were workless. This compares with 16.4 per cent of households in the UK.
- In 2014, Caerphilly and Blaenau Gwent had the largest percentages of workless households in Wales, at 23.9 per cent and 23.5 per cent respectively. Monmouthshire (13.2 per cent) and Powys (15.3 per cent) had the lowest percentages of workless households.
- In 2014, 14.6 per cent of children in Wales lived in a workless household compared with 13.4 per cent in the UK.
- In 2012-14, the overall percentage of lone parent families was higher in Wales (9.2 per cent) than in the UK (8.6 per cent). Merthyr Tydfil (12.8 per cent) and Neath Port Talbot (11.7 per cent) had the highest percentages of lone parent households.
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