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 188,525 Show data context 15,272 Show data context 11,113 Show data context
1961 256,769 Show data context 6,762 Show data context 10,558 Show data context
1971 309,321 Show data context 8,004 Show data context 2,600 Show data context
1981 343,359 Show data context 3,412 Show data context 5,362 Show data context
1991 391,741 Show data context 1,720 Show data context 916 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, Surrey through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a W.C., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 10th August 2020