Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 12,993 Show data context 9,383 Show data context 4,612 Show data context
1971 18,012 Show data context 11,322 Show data context 4,749 Show data context
1981 20,000 Show data context 10,306 Show data context 2,960 Show data context
1991 26,236 Show data context 7,001 Show data context 3,214 Show data context
2001 28,465 Show data context 791 Show data context 8,608 Show data context
2011 27,368 Show data context 756 Show data context 11,654 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, Hertsmere District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10057292/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 18th September 2020