Housing Amenities

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Year With all ammenities Lacking some ammenity
1951 74,906 Show data context 77,419 Show data context
1961 136,355 Show data context 54,392 Show data context
1971 197,532 Show data context 35,711 Show data context
1981 255,509 Show data context 10,868 Show data context
1991 249,172 Show data context 48,351 Show data context
2001 305,486 Show data context 22,739 Show data context
2011 347,661 Show data context 7,602 Show data context
Date: Source:
1951 - 2011 Census of Population

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Since 1951 the census has gathered data on many different "amenities", but no individual amenity has been recorded by every census. We therefore simplify the available information to having versus not having ALL amenities recorded by the census in question. In 1951, this meant having exclusive use of piped water, a cooking stove, a kitchen sink, a Water Closet (toilet) and a fixed bath, while in 2011 it simply meant having some form of central heating.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Staffordshire through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Amenities, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10091720/cube/HOUS_ALL_AMENITY

Date accessed: 22nd October 2021