Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 5,700 Show data context 1,457 Show data context 2,235 Show data context
1971 8,443 Show data context 1,899 Show data context 2,394 Show data context
1981 11,563 Show data context 2,168 Show data context 1,907 Show data context
1991 14,717 Show data context 514 Show data context 2,871 Show data context
2001 16,442 Show data context 155 Show data context 4,013 Show data context
2011 16,149 Show data context 200 Show data context 5,126 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, Christchurch District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10056834/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 20th May 2019