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 1,159,095 Show data context 214,271 Show data context 4,085 Show data context
1961 1,310,236 Show data context 125,901 Show data context 8,096 Show data context
1971 1,429,827 Show data context 96,446 Show data context 2,108 Show data context
1981 1,482,460 Show data context 31,139 Show data context 27,973 Show data context
1991 1,642,314 Show data context 16,193 Show data context 6,866 Show data context
Date: Source:
1951 - 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, Outer London through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a W.C., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10202620/cube/HOUS_HAVE_WC

Date accessed: 08th August 2020