Exclusive use of a bath

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Year Exclusive use of bath Shared access to bath No access to bath
1951 6,260 Show data context 420 Show data context 13,922 Show data context
1961 10,382 Show data context 391 Show data context 10,575 Show data context
1971 15,246 Show data context 108 Show data context 5,876 Show data context
1991 22,614 Show data context 22 Show data context 382 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]

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In 1951 and 1971, the census asked whether households had exclusive, shared or no use of a "fixed bath". In 1991, the question was slightly altered to include showers as well as baths; and by then there was no need to specify "fixed".

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Merthyr Tydfil District through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a bath, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10084635/cube/HOUS_HAVE_BATH

Date accessed: 21st May 2019