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 38,467 Show data context 5,625 Show data context 91 Show data context
1961 43,186 Show data context 3,585 Show data context 232 Show data context
1971 45,273 Show data context 3,258 Show data context 78 Show data context
1981 49,055 Show data context 1,371 Show data context 799 Show data context
1991 54,158 Show data context 877 Show data context 176 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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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, Kingston upon Thames District through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a W.C., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 19th February 2020