Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 16,969 Show data context 12,413 Show data context 17,876 Show data context
1971 20,265 Show data context 20,621 Show data context 12,438 Show data context
1981 26,170 Show data context 26,907 Show data context 10,126 Show data context
1991 44,117 Show data context 23,851 Show data context 10,546 Show data context
2001 58,867 Show data context 16,077 Show data context 14,587 Show data context
2011 68,600 Show data context 13,453 Show data context 20,038 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, Highland District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: https://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10080678/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 14th July 2024