District-level data on Welsh language for 1911.

Table ID:
W_LANG_1911     (6567609)
Contents:
District-level data on Welsh language for 1911.
Approx. number of rows:
1,881
Table type:
Raw Data
Documentation Author:
Albino Decio Battaglia
Geography:
Reporting units are identified by:
   Administrative County
   Local Government District
   Local Government District Type
Chronology:
The data cover the period 1881 to 1911.

Sources:

  1. Taken from the Census Reports of England and Wales. 1911: Table 1 'Wales and Monmouthshire. Numbers of males and females, aged three years and upwards, returned as speaking English only, Welsh only, both English and Welsh, and other languages, in each administrative county, and in each urban and rural district, 1911' in 1911 Census Report 'Language spoken in Wales'.


Checking:

  1. Check-sum errors within single rows and columns, for male and female counts.
  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
w_lang_1911_pkey Primary key rec_num
w_lang_1911_idx Unique adm_cnty, lg_dist, lg_type, rec_num


Constraints:

The table has the following associated constraints:

ConstraintTypeDetails
w_lang_1911_pkey Primary Key See details above for primary key index



Columns within table:

ColumnTypeContents
adm_cnty Text string (max.len.=84). Name of Administrative county.
lg_dist Text string (max.len.=84). Name of local government district.
lg_type Text string (max.len.=9). Code of local government type.
ages Text string (max.len.=44). Age divisions.
tot_pop_m Integer number. Total male population.
tot_pop_f Integer number. Total female population.
english_m Integer number. Males speaking English only.
english_f Integer number. Females speaking English only.
welsh_m Integer number. Males speaking Welsh only.
welsh_f Integer number. Females speaking Welsh only.
english_welsh_m Integer number. Males speaking both English and Welsh.
english_welsh_f Integer number. Females speaking both English and Welsh.
other_lang_m Integer number. Males speaking other language.
other_lang_f Integer number. Females speaking other language.
no_statement_english_m Integer number. Number of males who made no statement: head of family was returned as speaking "English only".
no_statement_english_f Integer number. Number of females who made no statement: head of family was returned as speaking "English only".
no_statement_welsh_m Integer number. Number of females who made no statement: head of family was returned as speaking "Welsh only".
no_statement_welsh_f Integer number. Number of females who made no statement: head of family was returned as speaking "Welsh only".
no_statement_eng_wel_m Integer number. Number of males who made no statement: head of family was returned as speaking "Both English and Wales".
no_statement_eng_wel_f Integer number. Number of females who made no statement: head of family was returned as speaking "Both English and Wales".
no_statement_other_m Integer number. Number of males who made no statement about which language they spoke.
no_statement_other_f Integer number. Number of females who made no statement about which language they spoke.
rec_num Integer number. Unique number identifying row in table.