Housing Density (Generalised)

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Year 1 or less 1 to 1.5 Over 1.5
1911 33,034 Show data context 10,746 Show data context 10,026 Show data context
1931 39,992 Show data context 9,429 Show data context 6,617 Show data context
1951 48,960 Show data context 10,107 Show data context 5,507 Show data context
1961 62,239 Show data context 9,241 Show data context 3,980 Show data context
1971 82,921 Show data context 6,678 Show data context 1,613 Show data context
1981 94,068 Show data context 3,576 Show data context 597 Show data context
1991 102,052 Show data context 2,079 Show data context 359 Show data context
2001 108,342 Show data context 1,464 Show data context 313 Show data context
2011 117,207 Show data context 1,411 Show data context 235 Show data context
Date: Source:
1911 1911 Census of England and Wales, Housing, Table 2 , 'Tenements in the Occupation of Private Families. - Classified by Number of Rooms and by Numbers of Occupants, in each Administrative County and in the Aggregates of Urban Districts (exclusive of County Boroughs) and of Rural Districts; also in Urban Districts (other than County Boroughs) and in Rural Districts, 1911'
1931 - 1951 1931 Census of England and Wales, County Report Part I, Table 11 , 'Private Families and Rooms Occupied'
1961 1961 Census of England and Wales, County Report, Table 19 , 'Population in all Private Households by Density of occupation (persons per room)', for 'LAA, Con, NT'
1971 1971 Census of England and Wales, County Report Part II, Table 24 , 'Persons in permanent buildings by density of occupation (persons per room)', for 'AC, CB, Urban areas with populations of 50,000 or more, Aggregates of MB and UD and aggregates of RD, NT and Con Centres. Urban Areas with populations of less than 50,000 and RD'
1981 - 2001 Census of Population
2011 Office for National Statistics, Neighbourhood Statistics (QS409EW)

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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, Stratford on Avon District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Density (Generalised), A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 17th October 2019