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 44,460 Show data context 1,843 Show data context 15,746 Show data context
1961 61,787 Show data context 841 Show data context 9,025 Show data context
1971 82,845 Show data context 805 Show data context 1,915 Show data context
1981 95,059 Show data context 357 Show data context 2,702 Show data context
1991 114,462 Show data context 296 Show data context 509 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, East Riding of Yorkshire UA through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a W.C., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10217660/cube/HOUS_HAVE_WC

Date accessed: 22nd March 2019