Housing Density (Generalised)

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Year 1 or less 1 to 1.5 Over 1.5
1911 21,867 Show data context 23,310 Show data context 63,486 Show data context
1961 59,078 Show data context 23,537 Show data context 16,980 Show data context
1971 76,129 Show data context 18,144 Show data context 7,425 Show data context
1981 95,502 Show data context 24,012 Show data context 4,604 Show data context
1991 103,602 Show data context 4,464 Show data context 650 Show data context
2001 104,099 Show data context 2,348 Show data context 511 Show data context
2011 111,766 Show data context 2,136 Show data context 543 Show data context
Date: Source:
1911 1911 Census of Scotland, County Report, Table 27 A, 'Size of Household in Houses of stated size in - County'
1961 1961 Census of Scotland, County Report, Table 24 , 'Population enumerated in Private and Non-Private Households', for 'County, LB, SB, Districts of County, NT'
1971 [ERROR: authority is ''SRC'' but auth_note value of S1971COU_M24 does not appear in SRC_TAB]
1981 - 2001 Census of Population
2011 The Scottish Government, Scottish Neighbourhood Statistics (QS409SC)

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Housing density, simplified to under 1 person per room, 1 to 1.5, and over 1.5. Data for these categories can be computed for districts in England and Wales for all censuses from 1931 onwards, but for Scotland they can only be computed for 1971 on.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Angus District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Density (Generalised), A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 23rd October 2019