Housing Density (Generalised)

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Year 1 or less 1 to 1.5 Over 1.5
1911 29,879 Show data context 27,824 Show data context 53,320 Show data context
1961 71,251 Show data context 23,895 Show data context 17,769 Show data context
1971 84,395 Show data context 17,694 Show data context 7,834 Show data context
1981 91,983 Show data context 17,606 Show data context 3,935 Show data context
1991 116,367 Show data context 5,190 Show data context 889 Show data context
2001 127,749 Show data context 3,022 Show data context 718 Show data context
2011 138,510 Show data context 3,034 Show data context 595 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, Perth and Kinross District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Density (Generalised), A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 26th May 2024