Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 10,946 Show data context 11,065 Show data context 15,328 Show data context
1971 14,022 Show data context 14,800 Show data context 10,897 Show data context
1981 18,478 Show data context 16,308 Show data context 7,982 Show data context
1991 30,486 Show data context 12,472 Show data context 7,800 Show data context
2001 38,492 Show data context 8,791 Show data context 11,072 Show data context
2011 42,694 Show data context 7,473 Show data context 14,610 Show data context
Date: Source:
1961 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of S1961COU_25 does not appear in SRC_TAB]
1971 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of S1971COU_25 does not appear in SRC_TAB]
1981 - 2001 Census of Population
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, Perth and Kinross District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: https://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10056640/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 26th May 2024