Housing Density (Generalised)

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Year 1 or less 1 to 1.5 Over 1.5
1911 234,123 Show data context 85,760 Show data context 55,657 Show data context
1931 274,369 Show data context 66,341 Show data context 37,966 Show data context
1951 334,974 Show data context 56,514 Show data context 21,599 Show data context
1961 381,782 Show data context 49,513 Show data context 15,810 Show data context
1971 470,950 Show data context 35,410 Show data context 7,098 Show data context
1981 554,678 Show data context 21,999 Show data context 3,165 Show data context
1991 609,550 Show data context 14,161 Show data context 2,199 Show data context
2001 641,807 Show data context 12,032 Show data context 2,257 Show data context
2011 698,033 Show data context 13,672 Show data context 2,408 Show data context
Date: Source:
1911 - 2011 Census of Population

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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.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Suffolk through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Density (Generalised), A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10084726/cube/HOUS_DENSITY_GEN

Date accessed: 25th January 2022