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 22,477 Show data context 1,571 Show data context 2,556 Show data context
1961 27,647 Show data context 630 Show data context 2,020 Show data context
1971 39,587 Show data context 887 Show data context 471 Show data context
1981 43,409 Show data context 403 Show data context 1,559 Show data context
1991 51,602 Show data context 289 Show data context 255 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, Maidstone District through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a W.C., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 21st May 2019