§ Sir Raymond Gower
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what proportion of occupiers of dwellings in Scotland were owner-occupiers, at the latest convenient date; and how this compares with the proportion of owner-occupiers in 1972 and in 1962, respectively.
§ Mr. Allan Stewart
Accurate information on owner-occupiers is only available for the Census years. Details are set out in the table below:
Year Percentage of owner-occupiers 1961 25.1 1971 29.3 1981 34.9