Housing Density (Generalised)

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Year 1 or less 1 to 1.5 Over 1.5
1911 11,843 Show data context 13,654 Show data context 55,729 Show data context
1961 61,408 Show data context 29,045 Show data context 17,656 Show data context
1971 87,093 Show data context 25,226 Show data context 10,351 Show data context
1981 102,167 Show data context 27,012 Show data context 5,574 Show data context
1991 126,823 Show data context 7,116 Show data context 1,063 Show data context
2001 129,410 Show data context 4,757 Show data context 1,332 Show data context
2011 132,162 Show data context 3,782 Show data context 665 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 1971 Census of Scotland, County Report, Table 24 , 'Persons in permanent buildings by density of occupation (persons per room)', for 'County, local authority areas'
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, North Ayrshire District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Density (Generalised), A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 24th April 2024