Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 12,371 Show data context 9,727 Show data context 7,241 Show data context
1971 14,673 Show data context 12,555 Show data context 4,037 Show data context
1981 16,769 Show data context 13,237 Show data context 2,968 Show data context
1991 22,293 Show data context 9,238 Show data context 3,809 Show data context
2001 23,557 Show data context 7,389 Show data context 6,438 Show data context
2011 24,394 Show data context 4,016 Show data context 12,024 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, Hartlepool UA through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10142702/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 17th January 2018