The figures from the Office of Population Censuses and Surveys, cover a range of subjects. They show that 20.1% of the resident population were of pensionable age and 20.4% were children aged under 16.
70.8% of households were living in owner occupied accommodation. 1.6% of households were living in accommodation with more than one person per room and 66.6% of households had less than 0.5 persons per room. The proportion of households in accommodation with more than one person per room was highest in South Glamorgan and lowest in Powys.
18.4% of all households with dependent children had no adult in employment. 47.9% of households with dependent children had two or more adults in employment. 31.4% of households contained one or more dependent children.