Housing Density (Scottish categories)

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Persons per Room 1911 1931 1951
2 or less 361,809 Show data context 369,548 Show data context 408,588 Show data context
2 to 3 12,872 Show data context 8,256 Show data context 3,869 Show data context
Over 3 859 Show data context 873 Show data context 630 Show data context
Date: Source:
1911 - 1951 Census of Population

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Housing density grouped into under 2 persons per room, 2 to 3, and over 3. This set of categories enables us to map housing density for the whole of Britain in 1931 and 1951, when the least dense category used by the Scottish census was "under 2".

How to reference this page:

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

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

Date accessed: 18th January 2022