Exclusive use of a W.C.

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Year Exclusive use of W.C. Shared access to W.C. No access to W.C.
1951 13,881 Show data context 1,578 Show data context 6,463 Show data context
1961 20,142 Show data context 404 Show data context 3,883 Show data context
1971 27,342 Show data context 575 Show data context 817 Show data context
1981 28,677 Show data context 158 Show data context 525 Show data context
1991 35,317 Show data context 90 Show data context 121 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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Between 1951 and 1991 the census reported on whether households had exclusive, shared or no use of a "water closet" (toilet). In 1971, households with access only to "outside water closets" were listed separately, and in 1991 inside toilets were required.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, West Dorset District through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a W.C., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10142593/cube/HOUS_HAVE_WC

Date accessed: 21st April 2019