Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 11,055 Show data context 2,178 Show data context 5,034 Show data context
1971 16,776 Show data context 2,728 Show data context 4,708 Show data context
1981 19,229 Show data context 2,869 Show data context 3,713 Show data context
1991 23,375 Show data context 2,029 Show data context 3,598 Show data context
2001 25,776 Show data context 697 Show data context 5,928 Show data context
2011 25,757 Show data context 499 Show data context 8,629 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, Fylde District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10168570/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 09th March 2021