County-level and City-level data on Scottish speakers of Gaelic for 1931. Percentage.

Table ID:
S_LANG_PERC_1931     (6567130)
Contents:
County-level and City-level data on Scottish speakers of Gaelic for 1931. Percentage.
Approx. number of rows:
41
Table type:
Raw Data
Documentation Author:
Albino Decio Battaglia
Geography:
Reporting units are identified by:
   Local Government District Type
Chronology:
The data cover the period 1881 to 1911.

Sources:

  1. Taken from the Census Reports of Scotland. 1931. "Table 51. Percentage of Gaelic-speaking persons to total population by County (or City) of enumeration and by County (or City) of birth".


Checking:

  1. Check-sum errors within single columns in Excel + visual check. Check-Sum on original census data for persons born in Counties + Cities (tot_pop_born) is 4,412,923 , while total reported is 4,496,028.
  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_perc_1931_pkey Primary key rec_num
s_lang_perc_1931_idx Unique sco_cnty, lg_type, rec_num


Constraints:

The table has the following associated constraints:

ConstraintTypeDetails
s_lang_perc_1931_pkey Primary Key See details above for primary key index



Columns within table:

ColumnTypeContents
sco_cnty Text string (max.len.=44). Name of Scottish county or city.
lg_type Text string (max.len.=14). Code of local government type.
tot_pop_enm Integer number. Total population. Persons enumerated in County (or City).
tot_pop_enm_g Integer number. All Gaelic-Speaking persons. Persons enumerated in County (or City).
pop_g_enm_pc_pop Floating point number. Gaelic-Speaking persons enumerated in County (or City), percent of population enumerated in County or City.
pop_g_enm_pc_sco_pop Floating point number. Gaelic-Speaking persons enumerated in County (or City), percent of all Gaelic-speaking persons in Scotland.
tot_pop_born Integer number. Total population. Persons born in County (or City).
tot_pop_born_g Integer number. All Gaelic-Speaking persons. Persons born in County (or City).
pop_g_born_pc_pop Floating point number. Gaelic-Speaking persons born in County (or City), percent of population born in County or City.
pop_g_born_pc_sco_pop Floating point number. Gaelic-Speaking persons born in County (or City), percent of all Gaelic-speaking persons in Scotland.
rec_num Integer number. Unique number identifying row in table.