Nation-level data on Scottish speakers of Gaelic for 1961.

Table ID:
S_LANG_NAT_1961     (6567109)
Contents:
Nation-level data on Scottish speakers of Gaelic for 1961.
Approx. number of rows:
9
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 7. Persons speaking Gaelic (aged 3 and over) by ages, 1961. Numbers and percentages. Scotland".


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_nat_1961_pkey Primary key rec_num
s_lang_nat_1961_idx Unique ages, rec_num


Constraints:

The table has the following associated constraints:

ConstraintTypeDetails
s_lang_nat_1961_pkey Primary Key See details above for primary key index



Columns within table:

ColumnTypeContents
ages Text string (max.len.=24). Age groups, 5 year divisions.
tot_pop Integer number. Total population.
pop_g Integer number. Total speaking Gaelic. Number.
pop_g_perc Floating point number. Total speaking Gaelic. Percentage.
pop_g_only Integer number. Speaking Gaelic only. Number.
pop_g_only_perc Floating point number. Speaking Gaelic only. Percentage.
pop_g_e Integer number. Speaking Gaelic and English. Number
pop_g_e_perc Floating point number. Speaking Gaelic and English. Percentage.
rec_num Integer number. Unique number identifying row in table.