As of 2014, it is estimated that there are 26,940 homeless people in the U.K. This refers to the number that have been accounted for, so the number could actually be higher since not all homeless show up in official figures for various reasons.Know More
In the U.K. and around the world, there are hidden homeless people, meaning those who are staying with relatives or have found other temporary living arrangements. These homeless people do not fill out paperwork for help, so they go unaccounted for.
There are a couple of main reasons for the number of homeless people in the U.K.:
According to the Hair and Beauty Industry Authority of the United Kingdom, or Habia, there were 35,704 hair salons in the United Kingdom in 2012. Habia also reported that 245,795 people were employed in the hair and beauty industry in 2012.Full Answer >
Football (soccer) is the most popular sports in England, according to a top ten list from Global Sports 24/7. Fishing does not make the top ten list. Soccer is a wildly popular sport in England that has widespread support from local communities. The Free Republic notes that soccer is not just a sport but a way of expressing values and identity.Full Answer >
BX1 1LT is a nongeographic postcode in the United Kingdom, which means it doesn't have a fixed area that it covers. Lloyds TSB uses this particular postcode, as it allows the company some flexibility when it comes to receiving mail. The BX postcode is used by many other companies for the same reason. British military units serving overseas use the BF postcode to indicate the British Forces Post Office.Full Answer >
Australia is 31.5 times larger in total area than United Kingdom. Australia is 2.968 million square millions, and the United Kingdom is 94,058 square miles. The United Kingdom is 3 percent of the size of Australia.Full Answer >