Housing Tenure

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Year Owner-Occupied Local Authority Other Rented
1961 51,699 Show data context 28,006 Show data context 41,013 Show data context
1971 70,791 Show data context 34,527 Show data context 21,948 Show data context
1981 86,905 Show data context 35,512 Show data context 13,312 Show data context
1991 103,440 Show data context 28,646 Show data context 14,552 Show data context
2001 112,407 Show data context 22,971 Show data context 23,651 Show data context
2011 116,973 Show data context 20,886 Show data context 35,666 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, Kirklees District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Tenure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10097850/cube/HOUS_TENURE_GEN

Date accessed: 06th June 2020