Housing Density (Generalised)

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Year 1 or less 1 to 1.5 Over 1.5
1911 8,425 Show data context 10,186 Show data context 24,859 Show data context
1961 17,610 Show data context 7,781 Show data context 5,709 Show data context
1971 18,940 Show data context 6,140 Show data context 3,440 Show data context
1981 22,547 Show data context 5,728 Show data context 1,944 Show data context
1991 26,700 Show data context 2,035 Show data context 269 Show data context
2001 25,372 Show data context 770 Show data context 138 Show data context
2011 26,772 Show data context 490 Show data context 56 Show data context
Date: Source:
1911 1911 Census of Scotland, County Report, Table 27 A, 'Size of Household in Houses of stated size in - County'
1961 1961 Census of Scotland, County Report, Table 24 , 'Population enumerated in Private and Non-Private Households', for 'County, LB, SB, Districts of County, NT'
1971 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of S1971COU_M24 does not appear in SRC_TAB]
1981 - 2001 Census of Population
2011 The Scottish Government, Scottish Neighbourhood Statistics (QS409SC)

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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.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Na H Eileanan An Iar District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Density (Generalised), A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 16th September 2021