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 72,333 Show data context 4,770 Show data context 25,774 Show data context
1961 89,496 Show data context 1,408 Show data context 19,335 Show data context
1971 123,693 Show data context 1,960 Show data context 5,297 Show data context
1981 147,085 Show data context 855 Show data context 6,264 Show data context
1991 180,433 Show data context 1,061 Show data context 1,458 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, Cornwall UA through time | Housing Statistics | Exclusive use of a W.C., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 01st February 2023