Data on Scottish speakers of Gaelic but not English. 1891-1921.

Table ID:
S_LANG_INSULAR_1921     (6567088)
Contents:
Data on Scottish speakers of Gaelic but not English. 1891-1921.
Approx. number of rows:
18
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. 1921. 'Table 65 - Persons speaking Gaelic but not English in the insular portions of the Counties of Argyll, Inverness, and Ross and Cromarty'.


Checking:

  1. Check-sum errors within single columns in Excel spreadsheet + 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_insular_1921_pkey Primary key rec_num
s_lang_insular_1921_idx Unique ages, rec_num


Constraints:

The table has the following associated constraints:

ConstraintTypeDetails
s_lang_insular_1921_pkey Primary Key See details above for primary key index



Columns within table:

ColumnTypeContents
ages Text string (max.len.=14). 5 year division age-groups. From "3-4" to "80+"
pop_enm_1891 Integer number. Persons enumerated. 1891
pop_enm_1901 Integer number. Persons enumerated. 1901
pop_enm_1911 Integer number. Persons enumerated. 1911
pop_enm_1921 Integer number. Persons enumerated. 1921
g_only_1891 Integer number. Persons speaking Gaelic but not English; 1891
g_only_1901 Integer number. Persons speaking Gaelic but not English; 1901
g_only_1911 Integer number. Persons speaking Gaelic but not English; 1911
g_only_1921 Integer number. Persons speaking Gaelic but not English; 1921
g_only_ratio_1891 Integer number. Ratio of persons speaking Gaelic only to 1000 enumerated in age group. 1891
g_only_ratio_1901 Integer number. Ratio of persons speaking Gaelic only to 1000 enumerated in age group. 1901
g_only_ratio_1911 Integer number. Ratio of persons speaking Gaelic only to 1000 enumerated in age group. 1911
g_only_ratio_1921 Integer number. Ratio of persons speaking Gaelic only to 1000 enumerated in age group. 1921
g_only_rel_1891 Integer number. Relative number of persons speaking Gaelic only. 1891. Ratio in 1891 being taken as=100.
g_only_rel_1901 Floating point number. Relative number of persons speaking Gaelic only. 1901. Ratio in 1891 being taken as=100.
g_only_rel_1911 Floating point number. Relative number of persons speaking Gaelic only. 1911. Ratio in 1891 being taken as=100.
g_only_rel_1921 Floating point number. Relative number of persons speaking Gaelic only. 1921. Ratio in 1891 being taken as=100.
rec_num Integer number. Unique number identifying row in table.