Housing Amenities

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Year With all ammenities Lacking some ammenity
1951 18,045 Show data context 25,356 Show data context
1961 32,968 Show data context 14,282 Show data context
1971 46,882 Show data context 6,551 Show data context
1981 61,816 Show data context 2,402 Show data context
1991 63,678 Show data context 14,836 Show data context
2001 82,909 Show data context 6,623 Show data context
2011 98,876 Show data context 3,215 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 - 2001 Census of Population
2011 Office for National Statistics, Neighbourhood Statistics (QS415EW)

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Since 1951 the census has gathered data on many different "amenities", but no individual amenity has been recorded by every census. We therefore simplify the available information to having versus not having ALL amenities recorded by the census in question. In 1951, this meant having exclusive use of piped water, a cooking stove, a kitchen sink, a Water Closet (toilet) and a fixed bath, while in 2011 it simply meant having some form of central heating.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Highland District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Amenities, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 21st October 2020