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 11,267,146 Show data context 2,170,789 Show data context 1,116,012 Show data context
1961 14,509,465 Show data context 1,207,069 Show data context 1,048,782 Show data context
1971 17,773,765 Show data context 796,122 Show data context 199,055 Show data context
1981 18,756,270 Show data context 219,004 Show data context 516,842 Show data context
1991 21,594,059 Show data context 120,785 Show data context 92,963 Show data context
Date: Source:
1951 - 1991 Great Britain Historical GIS Project

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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, Great Britain Dep through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a W.C., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10090283/cube/HOUS_HAVE_WC

Date accessed: 29th November 2020