Housing Density (Generalised)

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Year 1 or less 1 to 1.5 Over 1.5
1911 10,339 Show data context 10,207 Show data context 39,396 Show data context
1961 40,387 Show data context 19,587 Show data context 12,803 Show data context
1971 54,799 Show data context 14,746 Show data context 6,000 Show data context
1981 60,805 Show data context 13,611 Show data context 2,839 Show data context
1991 78,683 Show data context 3,723 Show data context 575 Show data context
2001 85,216 Show data context 3,535 Show data context 875 Show data context
2011 94,828 Show data context 2,491 Show data context 500 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, East Lothian District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Density (Generalised), A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 17th October 2019