Exclusive use of a W.C.

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Year Exclusive use of W.C. Shared access to W.C. No access to W.C.
1951 45,295 Show data context 3,603 Show data context 957 Show data context
1961 57,267 Show data context 1,152 Show data context 1,128 Show data context
1971 72,299 Show data context 1,269 Show data context 305 Show data context
1981 79,074 Show data context 692 Show data context 2,607 Show data context
1991 89,691 Show data context 520 Show data context 463 Show data context
Date: Source:
1951 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of EW1951COU2_M25 does not appear in SRC_TAB]
1961 - 1991 Census of Population
1971 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of EW1971COU2_M25 does not appear in SRC_TAB]

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Between 1951 and 1991 the census reported on whether households had exclusive, shared or no use of a "water closet" (toilet). In 1971, households with access only to "outside water closets" were listed separately, and in 1991 inside toilets were required.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Medway UA through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a W.C., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 23rd September 2020