Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 7,539 Show data context 2,360 Show data context 5,151 Show data context
1971 9,947 Show data context 2,756 Show data context 3,535 Show data context
1981 12,549 Show data context 2,426 Show data context 2,787 Show data context
1991 15,357 Show data context 1,919 Show data context 2,851 Show data context
2001 17,419 Show data context 1,486 Show data context 3,778 Show data context
2011 18,089 Show data context 558 Show data context 5,936 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".

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Craven District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10092796/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 16th July 2019