Exclusive use of a W.C.

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Year Exclusive use of W.C. Shared access to W.C. No access to W.C.
1951 20,057 Show data context 8,398 Show data context 568 Show data context
1961 28,122 Show data context 3,251 Show data context 361 Show data context
1971 35,146 Show data context 1,066 Show data context 92 Show data context
1981 40,615 Show data context 61 Show data context 160 Show data context
1991 44,731 Show data context 109 Show data context 159 Show data context
Date: Source:
1951 1951 Census of Scotland, County Report, Table 26 , 'Household Arrangements', for 'Counties, Cities, Wards of Cities, Burghs'
1961 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of S1961COU_25 does not appear in SRC_TAB]
1971 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of S1971COU_25 does not appear in SRC_TAB]
1981 - 1991 Census of Population

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Between 1951 and 1991 the census reported on whether households had exclusive, shared or no use of a "water closet" (toilet). In 1971, households with access only to "outside water closets" were listed separately, and in 1991 inside toilets were required.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, South Ayrshire District through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a W.C., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 15th September 2019