Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 13,195 Show data context 23,814 Show data context 22,682 Show data context
1971 15,427 Show data context 32,099 Show data context 14,002 Show data context
1981 18,979 Show data context 33,610 Show data context 7,251 Show data context
1991 32,402 Show data context 25,476 Show data context 6,585 Show data context
2001 37,144 Show data context 21,024 Show data context 7,930 Show data context
2011 38,630 Show data context 16,967 Show data context 11,570 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, South Tyneside District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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

Date accessed: 24th May 2024