Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 41,268 Show data context 15,525 Show data context 33,417 Show data context
1971 61,590 Show data context 25,808 Show data context 27,400 Show data context
1981 76,884 Show data context 26,374 Show data context 18,115 Show data context
1991 95,374 Show data context 19,323 Show data context 15,733 Show data context
2001 97,226 Show data context 14,590 Show data context 21,528 Show data context
2011 95,556 Show data context 7,266 Show data context 37,761 Show data context
Date: Source:
1961 - 2001 Census of Population
1971 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of EW1971COU2_M25 does not appear in SRC_TAB]
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".

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10057115/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 24th October 2021