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 41,106 Show data context 2,082 Show data context 2,084 Show data context
1961 48,944 Show data context 679 Show data context 2,691 Show data context
1971 59,850 Show data context 512 Show data context 271 Show data context
1981 62,522 Show data context 148 Show data context 3,919 Show data context
1991 68,860 Show data context 76 Show data context 502 Show data context
Date: Source:
1951 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of EW1951COU2_M25 does not appear in SRC_TAB]
1961 - 1991 Census of Population
1971 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of EW1971COU2_M25 does not appear in SRC_TAB]

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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, St Helens District through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a W.C., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 22nd September 2021