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 46,120 Show data context 4,202 Show data context 16,929 Show data context
1961 68,471 Show data context 1,351 Show data context 10,295 Show data context
1971 97,344 Show data context 1,694 Show data context 2,455 Show data context
1981 122,799 Show data context 639 Show data context 1,978 Show data context
1991 146,387 Show data context 412 Show data context 425 Show data context
Date: Source:
1951 - 1991 Census of Population

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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, Dorset through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a W.C., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 26th October 2021