Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 4,931 Show data context 2,059 Show data context 5,965 Show data context
1971 6,802 Show data context 2,739 Show data context 4,637 Show data context
1981 8,594 Show data context 3,022 Show data context 3,492 Show data context
1991 12,525 Show data context 1,974 Show data context 3,339 Show data context
2001 15,640 Show data context 244 Show data context 5,264 Show data context
2011 16,469 Show data context 307 Show data context 6,267 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, Eden District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10168557/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 25th September 2020