Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 34,555 Show data context 10,694 Show data context 36,181 Show data context
1971 36,965 Show data context 17,578 Show data context 26,737 Show data context
1981 43,302 Show data context 20,341 Show data context 15,954 Show data context
1991 53,312 Show data context 18,219 Show data context 15,153 Show data context
2001 52,909 Show data context 13,952 Show data context 22,912 Show data context
2011 49,379 Show data context 10,401 Show data context 37,081 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, Waltham Forest District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: https://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10056720/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 14th June 2024