Dear Manchester City Council,
I would like to find out how many people rent out a property in the Manchester City area. If possible it'd be great to receive the latest data (2020) or the latest available data.
Thank you in advance.
Dear Hana Bednarova
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Dear Hana Bednarova
Re: Request for Information – Manchester Renters – Reference
Thank you for your request for information, which was received by
Manchester City Council on 04/06/2020 and has been considered under the
provisions of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (“the 2000 Act”).
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In response to your request, I have summarised the information as
Manchester City Council does not hold it's own information relating to
"how many people rent out a property in the Manchester City area". We rely
on data collected and published by the Office for National Statistics. We
would therefore recommend that you visit the ONS website
(https://www.ons.gov.uk/) where there is a range of information about the
makeup of the nation's housing stock.
Based on your question you may be most interested in their analysis of the
UK Private Rented Sector available at:
or their data from the national housing survey available at:
However, there is a lot of data produced by ONS so there may also be other
tables and reports that you may be interested in.
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