Housing Density (Generalised)

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Year 1 or less 1 to 1.5 Over 1.5
1911 15,997 Show data context 5,388 Show data context 3,649 Show data context
1931 19,498 Show data context 4,136 Show data context 1,955 Show data context
1951 23,197 Show data context 3,975 Show data context 1,588 Show data context
1961 25,528 Show data context 3,458 Show data context 1,320 Show data context
1971 37,226 Show data context 2,725 Show data context 504 Show data context
1981 46,558 Show data context 1,540 Show data context 313 Show data context
1991 50,954 Show data context 1,137 Show data context 275 Show data context
2001 57,807 Show data context 1,002 Show data context 197 Show data context
2011 60,146 Show data context 850 Show data context 101 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, Maldon District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Density (Generalised), A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 24th November 2017