Exclusive use of a bath

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Year Exclusive use of bath Shared access to bath No access to bath
1951 19,381 Show data context 1,687 Show data context 8,068 Show data context
1961 27,265 Show data context 1,681 Show data context 5,352 Show data context
1971 37,396 Show data context 1,945 Show data context 2,732 Show data context
1991 51,113 Show data context 573 Show data context 168 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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In 1951 and 1971, the census asked whether households had exclusive, shared or no use of a "fixed bath". In 1991, the question was slightly altered to include showers as well as baths; and by then there was no need to specify "fixed".

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Thanet District through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a bath, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10102728/cube/HOUS_HAVE_BATH

Date accessed: 21st February 2020