Infodata Household budget allocated to housing June 2019 Classification Tags housing, social vulnerability Subject areas Social Inclusion Related content Article | May 2021 Does knowing the scientific evidence help to dispel unfounded beliefs? A majority belief exists that setting a maximum limit for rental prices would help more people to access housing, but what do the studies say? We analyse whether having access to information changes people’s opinions. Report | July 2019 Housing What social challenges does decent housing represent in Spain? This report analyses three challenges in this field: access, conditions and energy needs. Article | July 2019 Why are young people unable to access home ownership? Employment precarity is an obstacle to accessing home ownership for young people. Rental, which is more expensive, or family solidarity are the main alternatives for setting up a home. Dossier | June 2019 Housing: right or commodity? The seventh Dossier from the Social Observatory of ”la Caixa” focuses on the residential insecurity faced by society’s most vulnerable groups, and access to housing for young people. Infodata | June 2019 Difficulties in access to housing In 2017, some 42.1% of people devoted more than 40% of their disposable income to paying the rent. What does this mean in the European context?