Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 4,216 Show data context 12,307 Show data context 5,963 Show data context
1971 5,835 Show data context 15,804 Show data context 3,867 Show data context
1981 8,599 Show data context 16,685 Show data context 2,882 Show data context
1991 18,428 Show data context 12,730 Show data context 2,782 Show data context
2001 24,396 Show data context 9,075 Show data context 4,674 Show data context
2011 28,074 Show data context 8,090 Show data context 6,741 Show data context
Date: Source:
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]
1981 - 2001 Census of Population
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".

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10214956/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 17th October 2019