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Population

Population

Densities and rates of growth. Age structure: concentrations of young people, and of the old.
Housing

Housing

Numbers of houses. Overcrowding: persons per room. Amenities: central heating, baths and WCs.
Roots & Religion

Roots & Religion

Numbers going to church, and the kinds of churches they went to. The different religions of modern Britain.

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Here we are presenting statistics for a historical unit, which may have changed its boundaries significantly during the period covered.

Preferred Name:
COUNTY OF THE CITY OF BELFAST
Unit Type:
Irish County
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
13408075
Authorities:
1861 Census of Ireland, Table [1], 'Area, population and number of houses'.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
COUNTY OF THE CITY OF BELFAST Preferred English     1861 Census of Ireland, Table [1], 'Area, population and number of houses'.
BELFAST CITY Alternate English     1891 Census of Ireland, Table 3, 'Area, houses, and population in 1841, 1851, 1861, 1871, 1881, and 1891, of each barony, also the general valuation in 1891'.
TOWN OF BELFAST MUNICIPAL BOROUGH Alternate English     1861 Census of Ireland, Table [1], 'Area, population and number of houses'.

Unit associations

We know of no associations with other units.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
ULSTER Irish Province     1861 Census of Ireland, Table [1], 'Area, population and number of houses'.

Boundary changes

We know of no boundary changes affecting this unit.

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
BELFAST IrlCorpTown Barony     1861 Census of Ireland, Table [1], 'Area, population and number of houses'.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, County of the City of Belfast IrlC through time | Census tables with data for the Irish County, A Vision of Ireland through Time.

URL: https://www.visionofireland.org/unit/13408075

Date accessed: 18th June 2024