Housing Density (Generalised)

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Year 1 or less 1 to 1.5 Over 1.5
1911 3,792 Show data context 6,478 Show data context 15,101 Show data context
1961 12,406 Show data context 3,570 Show data context 2,147 Show data context
1971 12,995 Show data context 2,590 Show data context 835 Show data context
1981 15,439 Show data context 2,274 Show data context 472 Show data context
1991 18,182 Show data context 910 Show data context 190 Show data context
2001 18,692 Show data context 327 Show data context 75 Show data context
2011 20,746 Show data context 367 Show data context 38 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, Orkney Islands District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Density (Generalised), A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 23rd January 2021