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 31,147 Show data context 23,056 Show data context 262 Show data context
1961 89,078 Show data context 27,676 Show data context 257 Show data context
1971 112,844 Show data context 9,564 Show data context 147 Show data context
1981 53,903 Show data context 90 Show data context 813 Show data context
1991 64,751 Show data context 83 Show data context -235 Show data context
Date: Source:
1951 1951 Census of Scotland, County Report, Table 26 , 'Household Arrangements', for 'Counties, Cities, Wards of Cities, Burghs'
1961 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of S1961COU_25 does not appear in SRC_TAB]
1971 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of S1971COU_25 does not appear in SRC_TAB]
1981 - 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, Dundee City City through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a W.C., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 18th February 2020