Exclusive use of a bath

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Year Exclusive use of bath Shared access to bath No access to bath
1951 14,155 Show data context 1,094 Show data context 9,009 Show data context
1961 21,751 Show data context 602 Show data context 5,770 Show data context
1971 36,207 Show data context 791 Show data context 2,981 Show data context
1991 53,195 Show data context 287 Show data context 212 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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In 1951 and 1971, the census asked whether households had exclusive, shared or no use of a "fixed bath". In 1991, the question was slightly altered to include showers as well as baths; and by then there was no need to specify "fixed".

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Tendring District through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a bath, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10168673/cube/HOUS_HAVE_BATH

Date accessed: 05th August 2021