Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 32,770 Show data context 9,400 Show data context 12,310 Show data context
1971 36,903 Show data context 11,515 Show data context 10,171 Show data context
1981 43,656 Show data context 12,891 Show data context 7,553 Show data context
1991 52,092 Show data context 10,018 Show data context 7,112 Show data context
2001 56,777 Show data context 8,349 Show data context 11,283 Show data context
2011 53,763 Show data context 6,421 Show data context 17,990 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, Sutton District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10142556/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 09th December 2019