Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 18,608 Show data context 11,542 Show data context 16,018 Show data context
1971 26,278 Show data context 17,727 Show data context 9,380 Show data context
1981 32,676 Show data context 21,485 Show data context 4,990 Show data context
1991 44,859 Show data context 14,514 Show data context 4,512 Show data context
2001 50,366 Show data context 11,874 Show data context 7,090 Show data context
2011 51,848 Show data context 10,464 Show data context 12,167 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, Caerphilly District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10150528/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 25th May 2019