Housing Density (Generalised)

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Year 1 or less 1 to 1.5 Over 1.5
1911 5,598 Show data context 8,207 Show data context 55,365 Show data context
1961 41,002 Show data context 24,678 Show data context 18,527 Show data context
1971 75,913 Show data context 24,228 Show data context 10,372 Show data context
1981 100,850 Show data context 28,779 Show data context 5,476 Show data context
1991 134,093 Show data context 7,925 Show data context 966 Show data context
2001 151,003 Show data context 6,243 Show data context 1,855 Show data context
2011 167,780 Show data context 4,358 Show data context 1,174 Show data context
Date: Source:
1911 1911 Census of Scotland, County Report, Table 27 A, 'Size of Household in Houses of stated size in - County'
1961 1961 Census of Scotland, County Report, Table 24 , 'Population enumerated in Private and Non-Private Households', for 'County, LB, SB, Districts of County, NT'
1971 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of S1971COU_M24 does not appear in SRC_TAB]
1981 - 2001 Census of Population
2011 The Scottish Government, Scottish Neighbourhood Statistics (QS409SC)

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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.

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

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Date accessed: 01st June 2020