Housing Density (Generalised)

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Year 1 or less 1 to 1.5 Over 1.5
1911 38,709 Show data context 44,243 Show data context 96,301 Show data context
1961 95,116 Show data context 33,711 Show data context 24,666 Show data context
1971 117,609 Show data context 30,177 Show data context 12,284 Show data context
1981 144,721 Show data context 31,068 Show data context 6,334 Show data context
1991 188,546 Show data context 9,277 Show data context 1,445 Show data context
2001 199,730 Show data context 5,311 Show data context 1,413 Show data context
2011 222,262 Show data context 5,010 Show data context 1,092 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, Highland District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Density (Generalised), A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 21st October 2020