Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 14,809 Show data context 6,536 Show data context 8,238 Show data context
1971 20,939 Show data context 7,493 Show data context 6,627 Show data context
1981 24,814 Show data context 7,941 Show data context 5,554 Show data context
1991 31,326 Show data context 6,475 Show data context 6,312 Show data context
2001 33,054 Show data context 4,504 Show data context 9,169 Show data context
2011 32,822 Show data context 1,163 Show data context 15,450 Show data context
Date: Source:
1961 - 2001 Census of Population
1971 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of EW1971COU2_M25 does not appear in SRC_TAB]
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".

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Scarborough District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10217726/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 22nd September 2020