Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 6,694 Show data context 4,865 Show data context 5,141 Show data context
1971 15,867 Show data context 7,565 Show data context 3,753 Show data context
1981 20,264 Show data context 7,614 Show data context 2,584 Show data context
1991 27,091 Show data context 5,482 Show data context 2,591 Show data context
2001 29,722 Show data context 634 Show data context 7,134 Show data context
2011 31,397 Show data context 648 Show data context 9,179 Show data context
Date: Source:
1961 - 2001 Census of Population
1971 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of EW1971COU2_M25 does not appear in SRC_TAB]
2011 Office for National Statistics, Neighbourhood Statistics (QS415EW)

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From 1961 the census has gathered data on whether households owned or rented their homes, and if rented who from. Individual censuses provided different details, but here we present a simple classification which is possible for all dates. Note that housing rented from Housing Associations has to be included with private rentals, separately from "council housing".

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Lichfield District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10142763/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 23rd October 2021