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 19,085 Show data context 2,215 Show data context 14,248 Show data context
1961 28,472 Show data context 500 Show data context 10,294 Show data context
1971 40,437 Show data context 718 Show data context 4,029 Show data context
1981 49,890 Show data context 268 Show data context 2,199 Show data context
1991 61,503 Show data context 239 Show data context 472 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, Herefordshire UA/County through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a W.C., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 23rd October 2019