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 47,231 Show data context 27,023 Show data context 387 Show data context
1961 47,673 Show data context 19,428 Show data context 771 Show data context
1971 52,552 Show data context 6,371 Show data context 123 Show data context
1981 51,190 Show data context 710 Show data context 1,505 Show data context
1991 62,342 Show data context 271 Show data context 251 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, Tower Hamlets District through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a W.C., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10057346/cube/HOUS_HAVE_WC

Date accessed: 28th May 2020