Housing Density (Generalised)

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Year 1 or less 1 to 1.5 Over 1.5
1911 1,858,674 Show data context 937,692 Show data context 1,000,164 Show data context
1931 2,439,918 Show data context 889,590 Show data context 824,667 Show data context
1951 3,195,517 Show data context 788,029 Show data context 418,938 Show data context
1961 3,716,123 Show data context 612,139 Show data context 222,788 Show data context
1971 4,135,493 Show data context 461,886 Show data context 134,272 Show data context
1981 4,391,913 Show data context 297,809 Show data context 64,877 Show data context
1991 4,552,912 Show data context 178,814 Show data context 39,069 Show data context
2001 4,693,035 Show data context 148,442 Show data context 39,167 Show data context
2011 4,980,384 Show data context 166,043 Show data context 39,250 Show data context
Date: Source:
1911 - 2011 Census of Population

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Housing density, simplified to under 1 person per room, 1 to 1.5, and over 1.5. Data for these categories can be computed for districts in England and Wales for all censuses from 1931 onwards, but for Scotland they can only be computed for 1971 on.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Yorkshire and the Humber GovOf through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Density (Generalised), A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10032910/cube/HOUS_DENSITY_GEN

Date accessed: 20th June 2021