Housing Density (Generalised)

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Year 1 or less 1 to 1.5 Over 1.5
1911 38,922 Show data context 14,590 Show data context 10,277 Show data context
1931 41,864 Show data context 11,583 Show data context 7,462 Show data context
1951 51,105 Show data context 11,209 Show data context 5,209 Show data context
1961 59,938 Show data context 8,563 Show data context 2,958 Show data context
1971 74,336 Show data context 5,630 Show data context 1,278 Show data context
1981 90,630 Show data context 3,627 Show data context 652 Show data context
1991 105,821 Show data context 1,879 Show data context 254 Show data context
2001 121,118 Show data context 1,708 Show data context 353 Show data context
2011 130,675 Show data context 1,548 Show data context 270 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, South Kesteven District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Density (Generalised), A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 17th September 2021