Housing Density (Generalised)

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Year 1 or less 1 to 1.5 Over 1.5
1911 1,609,233 Show data context 795,677 Show data context 785,553 Show data context
1931 2,128,427 Show data context 766,147 Show data context 715,312 Show data context
1951 3,037,913 Show data context 789,714 Show data context 427,733 Show data context
1961 3,653,295 Show data context 665,505 Show data context 300,335 Show data context
1971 4,280,979 Show data context 520,068 Show data context 183,057 Show data context
1981 4,597,302 Show data context 358,093 Show data context 88,294 Show data context
1991 4,805,499 Show data context 234,960 Show data context 50,186 Show data context
2001 4,960,296 Show data context 175,963 Show data context 49,947 Show data context
2011 5,259,122 Show data context 202,672 Show data context 47,741 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 West Midlands GovOf through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Density (Generalised), A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10204630/cube/HOUS_DENSITY_GEN

Date accessed: 21st October 2021