Housing Amenities

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Year With all ammenities Lacking some ammenity
1951 1,306,147 Show data context 1,300,476 Show data context
1961 1,635,282 Show data context 1,016,755 Show data context
1971 1,996,953 Show data context 641,952 Show data context
1981 2,327,794 Show data context 176,476 Show data context
1991 2,215,204 Show data context 545,827 Show data context
2001 2,760,804 Show data context 255,161 Show data context
2011 3,173,762 Show data context 92,411 Show data context
Date: Source:
1951 - 2011 Census of Population

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Since 1951 the census has gathered data on many different "amenities", but no individual amenity has been recorded by every census. We therefore simplify the available information to having versus not having ALL amenities recorded by the census in question. In 1951, this meant having exclusive use of piped water, a cooking stove, a kitchen sink, a Water Closet (toilet) and a fixed bath, while in 2011 it simply meant having some form of central heating.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, London GovOf through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Amenities, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10097836/cube/HOUS_ALL_AMENITY

Date accessed: 14th July 2020