Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 9,818 Show data context 6,480 Show data context 6,735 Show data context
1971 14,553 Show data context 8,026 Show data context 5,019 Show data context
1981 18,713 Show data context 8,945 Show data context 3,823 Show data context
1991 26,157 Show data context 7,348 Show data context 4,335 Show data context
2001 31,298 Show data context 5,888 Show data context 6,692 Show data context
2011 31,644 Show data context 5,439 Show data context 9,824 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, Taunton Deane District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10188945/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 20th April 2019