Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 10,310 Show data context 8,815 Show data context 2,976 Show data context
1971 18,063 Show data context 12,301 Show data context 3,339 Show data context
1981 22,916 Show data context 14,671 Show data context 2,337 Show data context
1991 33,418 Show data context 9,831 Show data context 2,773 Show data context
2001 35,881 Show data context 5,289 Show data context 7,292 Show data context
2011 35,668 Show data context 5,300 Show data context 10,343 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".

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Havant District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10056445/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 15th December 2019