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 4,192 Show data context 541 Show data context 4,550 Show data context
1961 4,762 Show data context 154 Show data context 4,316 Show data context
1971 7,550 Show data context 115 Show data context 1,440 Show data context
1981 9,490 Show data context 22 Show data context 474 Show data context
1991 10,754 Show data context 18 Show data context -41 Show data context
Date: Source:
1951 1951 Census of Scotland, County Report, Table 26 , 'Household Arrangements', for 'Counties, Cities, Wards of Cities, Burghs'
1961 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of S1961COU_25 does not appear in SRC_TAB]
1971 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of S1971COU_25 does not appear in SRC_TAB]
1981 - 1991 Census of Population

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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, Na H Eileanan An Iar District through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a W.C., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 16th September 2021