Housing Density (Generalised)

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Year 1 or less 1 to 1.5 Over 1.5
1911 57,663 Show data context 23,152 Show data context 23,578 Show data context
1931 96,024 Show data context 28,967 Show data context 23,731 Show data context
1951 154,584 Show data context 35,801 Show data context 15,231 Show data context
1961 170,080 Show data context 26,051 Show data context 9,755 Show data context
1971 170,225 Show data context 19,368 Show data context 8,377 Show data context
1981 169,212 Show data context 17,947 Show data context 4,932 Show data context
1991 183,609 Show data context 14,289 Show data context 3,999 Show data context
2001 188,386 Show data context 15,336 Show data context 6,827 Show data context
2011 216,691 Show data context 25,198 Show data context 10,072 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, Hounslow District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Density (Generalised), A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 20th August 2019