Housing Density (Generalised)

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Year 1 or less 1 to 1.5 Over 1.5
1911 1,305,178 Show data context 466,500 Show data context 304,539 Show data context
1931 1,700,810 Show data context 410,670 Show data context 236,419 Show data context
1951 2,344,526 Show data context 428,380 Show data context 167,136 Show data context
1961 3,062,144 Show data context 422,748 Show data context 128,290 Show data context
1971 3,904,071 Show data context 311,355 Show data context 63,400 Show data context
1981 4,476,049 Show data context 193,139 Show data context 33,969 Show data context
1991 4,835,000 Show data context 131,010 Show data context 27,645 Show data context
2001 5,150,551 Show data context 115,469 Show data context 30,535 Show data context
2011 5,565,501 Show data context 148,887 Show data context 34,217 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, the East GovOf through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Density (Generalised), A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: https://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10099249/cube/HOUS_DENSITY_GEN

Date accessed: 29th May 2024