County-level data on Scottish speakers of Gaelic for 1951-1961.

Table ID:
S_LANG_CNTY_TS_1961     (6567083)
Contents:
County-level data on Scottish speakers of Gaelic for 1951-1961.
Approx. number of rows:
45
Table type:
Raw Data
Documentation Author:
Albino Decio Battaglia
Chronology:
The data cover the period 1881 to 1911.

Sources:

  1. Taken from the Census Reports of Scotland. 1961. "Table 9. Persons speaking Gaelic (aged 3 and over) by ages, 1951-1961. Numbers. Counties of Argyll, Inverness, Perth, Ross and Cromarty, Sutherland".


Checking:

  1. Visual check.
  2. No matching to the AUO gazetteer has been attempted. These files have been altered to run on Postgres, but otherwise are exactly the same as they were on the oracle server.


Indices:

IndexTypeColumn(s) indexed
s_lang_cnty_ts_1961_pkey Primary key rec_num
s_lang_cnty_ts_1961_idx Unique sco_cnty, ages, rec_num


Constraints:

The table has the following associated constraints:

ConstraintTypeDetails
s_lang_cnty_ts_1961_pkey Primary Key See details above for primary key index



Columns within table:

ColumnTypeContents
sco_cnty Text string (max.len.=44). Scottish County.
ages Text string (max.len.=24). Age groups, 5 year divisions.
g_only_1951 Integer number. Speaking Gaelic only, 1951.
g_only_1961 Integer number. Speaking Gaelic only, 1961.
g_e_1951 Integer number. Speaking Gaelic and English, 1951.
g_e_1961 Integer number. Speaking Gaelic and English, 1961.
rec_num Integer number. Unique number identifying row in table.