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Housing facts and figures 2004/2005 to 2021

Glossary

1. Self-contained homes

A home that has all the necessities (bedroom, living, cooking and washing facilities) behind its own lockable front door

2. Gross figures

Proposed/new units created from the development

3. Net figures

Difference between the created units and existing units demolished from the development

4. Major development

The creation of 10 or more residential units

5. Minor development

The creation of 9 or fewer residential units

6. Non self-contained/ non-conventional housing

Different units or households sharing certain communal facilities, such as kitchens and bathrooms

Page last updated: 22 February 2022

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