Exclusive use of a W.C.

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Year Exclusive use of W.C. Shared access to W.C. No access to W.C.
1951 99,938 Show data context 6,741 Show data context 10,472 Show data context
1961 151,906 Show data context 4,401 Show data context 5,996 Show data context
1971 204,896 Show data context 5,703 Show data context 1,086 Show data context
1981 243,701 Show data context 2,723 Show data context 2,314 Show data context
1991 284,967 Show data context 1,642 Show data context 457 Show data context
Date: Source:
1951 - 1991 Census of Population

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Between 1951 and 1991 the census reported on whether households had exclusive, shared or no use of a "water closet" (toilet). In 1971, households with access only to "outside water closets" were listed separately, and in 1991 inside toilets were required.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, West Sussex through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a W.C., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 23rd October 2021