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Between January and December 2019, StepChange Debt Charity was contacted by one new client every 49 seconds.
Our Statistics Yearbook takes an in-depth look at personal and household debt trends for 2019.
We have seen a growing proportion of women contacting us for free debt advice.
In 2019, experiencing a reduction in income, unemployment or redundancy, or an injury or illness were the most common reasons for debt.
Credit card debt continues to be the most common debt type among our clients.
The proportion of clients renting their homes remains high.
Email us to discuss our 2019 personal debt statistics and other debt research across the UK.