Housing Density (Generalised)

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Year 1 or less 1 to 1.5 Over 1.5
1911 24,738 Show data context 25,897 Show data context 65,235 Show data context
1961 68,232 Show data context 22,804 Show data context 13,269 Show data context
1971 78,053 Show data context 15,937 Show data context 5,997 Show data context
1981 80,191 Show data context 13,293 Show data context 2,014 Show data context
1991 98,170 Show data context 3,574 Show data context 361 Show data context
2001 102,981 Show data context 2,377 Show data context 479 Show data context
2011 110,536 Show data context 1,722 Show data context 331 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 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of S1971COU_M24 does not appear in SRC_TAB]
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, Scottish Borders District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Density (Generalised), A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 18th August 2022