Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 20,151 Show data context 7,664 Show data context 8,320 Show data context
1971 19,983 Show data context 7,955 Show data context 6,098 Show data context
1981 27,927 Show data context 8,563 Show data context 4,830 Show data context
1991 35,487 Show data context 6,396 Show data context 4,381 Show data context
2001 40,750 Show data context 5,066 Show data context 5,894 Show data context
2011 41,159 Show data context 1,345 Show data context 12,919 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".

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Reigate and Banstead District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10217659/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 16th November 2019