Number of residents in communal establishments (defined as managed residential accommodation where there is full-time or part-time supervision of the accommodation)
Source: Census 2001
Publisher: Neighbourhood Statistics
Geographies: Output Area (OA), Lower Layer Super Output Area (LSOA), Middle Layer Super Output Area (MSOA), Ward, Local Authority District (LAD), Government Office Region (GOR), National
Geographic coverage: England and Wales
Time coverage: 2001
Type of data: Survey (census)
Notes: Small hotels and guesthouses were treated as communal establishments if they had the capacity to have 10 or more guests, excluding the owner/manager and his/her family. Sheltered housing was treated as a communal establishment if less than half the residents possessed their own facilities for cooking. If half or more possessed their own facilities for cooking (regardless of use) the whole establishment was treated as separate households.