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Figure 7: Percentage of households who could not provide access to activities for their child/ren A separate bed for each child A separate bedroom for each child over 10 Children can participate in school activities and outings Up to date schoolbooks and new school clothes Yearly dental check-up for children A hobby or leisure (out of school) activity for children 0% 5% 10% 15% 20% 25% 30% 35% 40% 45% Percent (%) Accommodation The most predominant housing type identified by survey respondents was private rental (60.2%), followed by public rental (12.6%), living with relatives (7.1%), homeowner/mortgage (6.6%) and other (5.1%). Between 2010 and 2014 the number of survey respondents in public rental, rooming/lodging and homeowner/mortgage has decreased. Private rental has increased significantly over this period. Table 23: Housing Type Proportion of Survey Respondents 2014 2010 2006 Housing Type No. % % % Private Rent 153 60.2% 46.7% 53.1% Public Rent 32 12.6% 17.4% 15.1% Living with relatives 18 7.1% 3.9% 7.7% Homeowner/Mortgage 17 6.6% 17.8% 14% Rooming/Lodging 10 3.9% 6.9% 3.7% Transitional Housing 7 2.7% NA NA Homeless 4 1.6% 1.9% 4.4% Other 13 5.1% 5.4% 1.1% Total 254 100% 100% 100% 35