Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 7,008 Show data context 4,974 Show data context 5,711 Show data context
1971 11,138 Show data context 7,564 Show data context 3,650 Show data context
1981 16,718 Show data context 6,465 Show data context 2,895 Show data context
1991 23,019 Show data context 4,717 Show data context 3,005 Show data context
2001 26,814 Show data context 3,910 Show data context 4,461 Show data context
2011 28,283 Show data context 1,590 Show data context 8,360 Show data context
Date: Source:
1961 - 2001 Census of Population
1971 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of EW1971COU2_M25 does not appear in SRC_TAB]
2011 Office for National Statistics, Neighbourhood Statistics (QS415EW)

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From 1961 the census has gathered data on whether households owned or rented their homes, and if rented who from. Individual censuses provided different details, but here we present a simple classification which is possible for all dates. Note that housing rented from Housing Associations has to be included with private rentals, separately from "council housing".

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Monmouthshire District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10039691/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 20th May 2019