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 17,875 Show data context 1,047 Show data context 4,450 Show data context
1961 24,951 Show data context 403 Show data context 2,935 Show data context
1971 36,187 Show data context 679 Show data context 712 Show data context
1981 44,719 Show data context 313 Show data context 1,171 Show data context
1991 54,262 Show data context 238 Show data context 220 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, Colchester District through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a W.C., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10076833/cube/HOUS_HAVE_WC

Date accessed: 25th February 2021