Housing Density (Generalised)

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Year 1 or less 1 to 1.5 Over 1.5
1911 27,822 Show data context 20,057 Show data context 19,953 Show data context
1931 40,671 Show data context 18,033 Show data context 12,886 Show data context
1951 52,178 Show data context 14,236 Show data context 9,771 Show data context
1961 62,172 Show data context 10,396 Show data context 3,594 Show data context
1971 62,958 Show data context 7,837 Show data context 2,037 Show data context
1981 64,848 Show data context 4,947 Show data context 790 Show data context
1991 67,497 Show data context 2,543 Show data context 297 Show data context
2001 69,234 Show data context 1,410 Show data context 293 Show data context
2011 73,711 Show data context 1,339 Show data context 201 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, Bolsover District through time | Housing Statistics | Housing Density (Generalised), A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 19th December 2018