Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 6,233 Show data context 6,258 Show data context 7,718 Show data context
1971 11,660 Show data context 9,156 Show data context 4,108 Show data context
1981 16,555 Show data context 10,318 Show data context 2,304 Show data context
1991 23,429 Show data context 7,491 Show data context 2,273 Show data context
2001 27,335 Show data context 6,123 Show data context 3,643 Show data context
2011 28,354 Show data context 5,291 Show data context 7,019 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, Cannock Chase District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10089864/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 18th April 2019