Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 2,534 Show data context 25,631 Show data context 39,707 Show data context
1971 1,893 Show data context 38,599 Show data context 18,090 Show data context
1981 2,485 Show data context 43,473 Show data context 7,305 Show data context
1991 14,605 Show data context 36,667 Show data context 11,592 Show data context
2001 22,751 Show data context 29,369 Show data context 26,447 Show data context
2011 26,935 Show data context 17,548 Show data context 56,774 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, Tower Hamlets District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10057346/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 23rd September 2021