Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 19,990 Show data context 26,689 Show data context 24,706 Show data context
1971 30,692 Show data context 36,777 Show data context 14,855 Show data context
1981 41,173 Show data context 40,186 Show data context 8,347 Show data context
1991 61,208 Show data context 29,843 Show data context 7,854 Show data context
2001 66,838 Show data context 23,752 Show data context 11,691 Show data context
2011 70,919 Show data context 19,436 Show data context 17,938 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, Rotherham District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10084763/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 25th May 2019