Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 19,489 Show data context 10,749 Show data context 5,780 Show data context
1971 26,541 Show data context 13,269 Show data context 4,448 Show data context
1981 33,421 Show data context 15,836 Show data context 3,922 Show data context
1991 48,785 Show data context 11,982 Show data context 6,079 Show data context
2001 55,316 Show data context 10,097 Show data context 9,736 Show data context
2011 59,020 Show data context 10,269 Show data context 19,071 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, Swindon UA through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10104178/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 18th July 2019