Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 13,943 Show data context 6,573 Show data context 7,159 Show data context
1971 14,969 Show data context 9,259 Show data context 2,664 Show data context
1981 15,001 Show data context 10,864 Show data context 1,151 Show data context
1991 17,225 Show data context 9,031 Show data context 1,923 Show data context
2001 18,528 Show data context 7,200 Show data context 3,860 Show data context
2011 18,924 Show data context 3,364 Show data context 8,128 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".

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Blaenau Gwent District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10197235/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 21st May 2019