Exclusive use of a bath

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Year Exclusive use of bath Shared access to bath No access to bath
1951 33,957 Show data context 4,495 Show data context 20,674 Show data context
1961 57,725 Show data context 2,369 Show data context 13,713 Show data context
1971 83,816 Show data context 384 Show data context 5,538 Show data context
1991 115,588 Show data context 71 Show data context 397 Show data context
Date: Source:
1951 1951 Census of Scotland, County Report, Table 26 , 'Household Arrangements', for 'Counties, Cities, Wards of Cities, Burghs'
1961 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of S1961COU_25 does not appear in SRC_TAB]
1971 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of S1971COU_25 does not appear in SRC_TAB]
1991 Census of Population

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In 1951 and 1971, the census asked whether households had exclusive, shared or no use of a "fixed bath". In 1991, the question was slightly altered to include showers as well as baths; and by then there was no need to specify "fixed".

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, South Lanarkshire District through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a bath, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10084659/cube/HOUS_HAVE_BATH

Date accessed: 14th August 2018