Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 47,756 Show data context 59,982 Show data context 50,518 Show data context
1971 63,332 Show data context 75,813 Show data context 32,391 Show data context
1981 81,231 Show data context 84,813 Show data context 18,104 Show data context
1991 120,519 Show data context 61,768 Show data context 16,309 Show data context
2001 138,856 Show data context 45,828 Show data context 22,751 Show data context
2011 147,835 Show data context 28,559 Show data context 47,409 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".

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, County Durham UA through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: https://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10284972/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 24th May 2024