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 56,928 Show data context 8,934 Show data context 923 Show data context
1961 68,667 Show data context 2,611 Show data context 1,975 Show data context
1971 79,913 Show data context 2,426 Show data context 146 Show data context
1981 82,372 Show data context 1,026 Show data context 5,242 Show data context
1991 92,913 Show data context 512 Show data context 396 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, Wolverhampton District through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a W.C., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 10th April 2020