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 47,016 Show data context 6,234 Show data context 42 Show data context
1961 51,307 Show data context 2,961 Show data context 212 Show data context
1971 56,421 Show data context 2,261 Show data context 36 Show data context
1981 62,639 Show data context 775 Show data context 704 Show data context
1991 68,567 Show data context 490 Show data context 165 Show data context
Date: Source:
1951 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of EW1951COU2_M25 does not appear in SRC_TAB]
1961 - 1991 Census of Population
1971 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of EW1971COU2_M25 does not appear in SRC_TAB]

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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, Sutton District through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a W.C., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10142556/cube/HOUS_HAVE_WC

Date accessed: 15th December 2019