– More than 25% of young people share parents’ homes (BBC News, Jan 21, 2014):
A quarter of young people in the UK now live with their parents, official figures show.
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said more than 3.3 million adults between the ages of 20 and 34 were living with parents in 2013, 26% of that age group.
The number has increased by a quarter, or 669,000 people, since 1996.
This is despite the fact that the number of 20 to 34-year-olds in the UK remains almost the same, the ONS said.