Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 13,585 Show data context 7,843 Show data context 9,178 Show data context
1971 23,065 Show data context 10,886 Show data context 5,118 Show data context
1981 32,082 Show data context 11,468 Show data context 3,321 Show data context
1991 40,372 Show data context 8,921 Show data context 3,649 Show data context
2001 45,939 Show data context 8,115 Show data context 6,482 Show data context
2011 46,791 Show data context 7,209 Show data context 9,781 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, Flintshire District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10080654/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 21st September 2019