Exclusive use of a W.C.

No chart.

Year Exclusive use of W.C. Shared access to W.C. No access to W.C.
1951 103,210 Show data context 25,021 Show data context 658 Show data context
1961 121,258 Show data context 11,569 Show data context 2,075 Show data context
1971 130,950 Show data context 9,527 Show data context 244 Show data context
1981 139,675 Show data context 3,401 Show data context 2,683 Show data context
1991 154,280 Show data context 1,871 Show data context 493 Show data context
Date: Source:
1951 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of EW1951COU2_M25 does not appear in SRC_TAB]
1961 - 1991 Census of Population
1971 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of EW1971COU2_M25 does not appear in SRC_TAB]

This website exists to help people doing personal research projects on particular areas within a locality. So long as you are using our data for only a small number of units, you are not making money out of what you are doing, and you are not systematically re-publishing our data, you do not need to request permission from us, but you do need to acknowledge us as your source with the wording:

"This work is based on data provided through www.VisionofBritain.org.uk and uses historical material which is copyright of the Great Britain Historical GIS Project and the University of Portsmouth".

Where the above statement is included in a web page or similar online resource, the reference to "www.VisionofBritain.org.uk" must be a working hyperlink.

nCube definition


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.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Bristol UA/City through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a W.C., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10056676/cube/HOUS_HAVE_WC

Date accessed: 19th July 2019