Housing Amenities

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Year With all ammenities Lacking some ammenity
1951 24,804 Show data context 29,804 Show data context
1961 39,116 Show data context 20,574 Show data context
1971 48,900 Show data context 12,629 Show data context
1981 57,976 Show data context 1,891 Show data context
1991 60,318 Show data context 4,145 Show data context
2001 64,350 Show data context 1,747 Show data context
2011 66,637 Show data context 530 Show data context
Date: Source:
1951 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of EW1951COU2_M25 does not appear in SRC_TAB]
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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Since 1951 the census has gathered data on many different "amenities", but no individual amenity has been recorded by every census. We therefore simplify the available information to having versus not having ALL amenities recorded by the census in question. In 1951, this meant having exclusive use of piped water, a cooking stove, a kitchen sink, a Water Closet (toilet) and a fixed bath, while in 2011 it simply meant having some form of central heating.


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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, South Tyneside District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Amenities, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 24th May 2024