Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 7,361 Show data context 6,700 Show data context 9,054 Show data context
1971 13,187 Show data context 8,590 Show data context 6,477 Show data context
1981 20,197 Show data context 9,444 Show data context 4,783 Show data context
1991 29,605 Show data context 7,911 Show data context 5,074 Show data context
2001 38,101 Show data context 6,663 Show data context 6,728 Show data context
2011 40,311 Show data context 5,949 Show data context 11,084 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, South Kesteven District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10057176/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 17th September 2021