Housing Amenities

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Year With all ammenities Lacking some ammenity
1951 725,709 Show data context 711,720 Show data context
1961 1,458,891 Show data context 682,003 Show data context
1971 1,900,352 Show data context 358,573 Show data context
1981 1,735,702 Show data context 49,931 Show data context
1991 1,563,524 Show data context 451,194 Show data context
2001 2,031,435 Show data context 160,809 Show data context
2011 2,317,812 Show data context 54,965 Show data context
Date: Source:
1951 - 2011 Great Britain Historical GIS Project

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Since 1951 the census has gathered data on many different "amenities", but no individual amenity has been recorded by every census. We therefore simplify the available information to having versus not having ALL amenities recorded by the census in question. In 1951, this meant having exclusive use of piped water, a cooking stove, a kitchen sink, a Water Closet (toilet) and a fixed bath, while in 2011 it simply meant having some form of central heating.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Scotland GovOf through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Amenities, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/13146111/cube/HOUS_ALL_AMENITY

Date accessed: 15th October 2019