The local area
LOCAL AREA STATISTICS
people presented as homeless to North Ayrshire Council in
208 of those who presented were aged between 16-25 years old
- There are around 63,189 households in North Ayrshire
- There are around 136,100 people in North Ayrshire
- The main reason why young people, aged between 16-25, become homeless in North Ayrshire is due to arguments at home
- In North Ayrshire, homelessness rose from
740 people presenting as homeless in
1996, to a peak in 2003-04, where there were
1826 people presenting as homeless.
Since then there has been a steady decrease every year, with 746 people presenting as homeless in 2016.