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 990,163 Show data context 169,383 Show data context 107,675 Show data context
1961 1,287,304 Show data context 45,963 Show data context 118,908 Show data context
1971 1,616,186 Show data context 38,366 Show data context 21,676 Show data context
1981 1,742,470 Show data context 11,073 Show data context 60,029 Show data context
1991 1,971,675 Show data context 6,110 Show data context 11,115 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, the West Midlands GovOf through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a W.C., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 21st October 2021