Housing Density (Generalised)

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Year 1 or less 1 to 1.5 Over 1.5
1911 221,820 Show data context 77,992 Show data context 50,277 Show data context
1931 310,338 Show data context 73,999 Show data context 42,411 Show data context
1951 460,345 Show data context 88,803 Show data context 35,626 Show data context
1961 690,521 Show data context 101,876 Show data context 27,338 Show data context
1971 964,426 Show data context 74,530 Show data context 11,924 Show data context
1981 1,117,805 Show data context 44,934 Show data context 5,709 Show data context
1991 1,196,681 Show data context 30,135 Show data context 5,003 Show data context
2001 1,263,694 Show data context 25,186 Show data context 5,216 Show data context
2011 1,341,086 Show data context 28,887 Show data context 5,467 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, Essex through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Density (Generalised), A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10197284/cube/HOUS_DENSITY_GEN

Date accessed: 23rd October 2021