Housing Density (Generalised)

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Year 1 or less 1 to 1.5 Over 1.5
1911 26,805 Show data context 10,994 Show data context 6,694 Show data context
1931 28,796 Show data context 7,489 Show data context 4,763 Show data context
1951 32,487 Show data context 6,098 Show data context 2,793 Show data context
1961 33,756 Show data context 4,326 Show data context 1,440 Show data context
1971 36,117 Show data context 2,541 Show data context 563 Show data context
1981 40,575 Show data context 1,377 Show data context 227 Show data context
1991 44,925 Show data context 871 Show data context 154 Show data context
2001 48,740 Show data context 686 Show data context 145 Show data context
2011 49,821 Show data context 653 Show data context 137 Show data context
Date: Source:
1911 1911 Census of England and Wales, Housing, Table 2 , 'Tenements in the Occupation of Private Families. - Classified by Number of Rooms and by Numbers of Occupants, in each Administrative County and in the Aggregates of Urban Districts (exclusive of County Boroughs) and of Rural Districts; also in Urban Districts (other than County Boroughs) and in Rural Districts, 1911'
1931 - 1951 1931 Census of England and Wales, County Report Part I, Table 11 , 'Private Families and Rooms Occupied'
1961 1961 Census of England and Wales, County Report, Table 19 , 'Population in all Private Households by Density of occupation (persons per room)', for 'LAA, Con, NT'
1971 1971 Census of England and Wales, County Report Part II, Table 24 , 'Persons in permanent buildings by density of occupation (persons per room)', for 'AC, CB, Urban areas with populations of 50,000 or more, Aggregates of MB and UD and aggregates of RD, NT and Con Centres. Urban Areas with populations of less than 50,000 and RD'
1981 - 2001 Census of Population
2011 Office for National Statistics, Neighbourhood Statistics (QS409EW)

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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, Ryedale District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Density (Generalised), A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 22nd September 2020