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Housing (Dundee)

Volume 244: debated on Tuesday 11 November 1930

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asked the Secretary of State for Scotland the number of families of four or more persons in Dundee who are living in one-room houses; the total number of such persons; and what percentage they represent of the total population of the city?

According to the Census of 1921, which contains the latest available information, there were in one-roomed houses in Dundee 1,076 families living four or more to the house. These families comprised 4,995 persons representing 2.97 per cent. of the population of the city.