Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 4,495 Show data context 2,784 Show data context 4,328 Show data context
1971 7,020 Show data context 3,402 Show data context 3,718 Show data context
1981 10,253 Show data context 3,738 Show data context 3,106 Show data context
1991 14,963 Show data context 3,045 Show data context 3,126 Show data context
2001 18,506 Show data context 184 Show data context 6,560 Show data context
2011 20,219 Show data context 282 Show data context 8,169 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, North Dorset District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10084611/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 20th October 2019