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 41,996 Show data context 11,821 Show data context 791 Show data context
1961 51,603 Show data context 5,151 Show data context 2,936 Show data context
1971 58,183 Show data context 3,274 Show data context 72 Show data context
1981 58,111 Show data context 64 Show data context 1,692 Show data context
1991 64,286 Show data context 77 Show data context 100 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, South Tyneside District through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a W.C., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: https://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10076791/cube/HOUS_HAVE_WC

Date accessed: 24th May 2024