Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 54,118 Show data context 12,097 Show data context 25,721 Show data context
1971 58,339 Show data context 19,254 Show data context 18,008 Show data context
1981 63,703 Show data context 21,518 Show data context 10,825 Show data context
1991 74,857 Show data context 15,794 Show data context 11,044 Show data context
2001 77,988 Show data context 14,858 Show data context 17,544 Show data context
2011 70,549 Show data context 13,666 Show data context 35,701 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, Enfield District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10057358/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 23rd August 2019