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 15,201 Show data context 2,272 Show data context 125 Show data context
1961 18,250 Show data context 1,813 Show data context 196 Show data context
1971 24,161 Show data context 1,799 Show data context 53 Show data context
1981 30,212 Show data context 898 Show data context 261 Show data context
1991 35,925 Show data context 499 Show data context 49 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, Eastbourne District through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a W.C., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10056433/cube/HOUS_HAVE_WC

Date accessed: 17th January 2020