The Survey Council for Rural Wales.

 Llyn Survey : Area 3.

   Rhiw.

(1947)

 

Population density------- 59 per square mile.

House density ------------ 24.2 per square mile

 

Population and occupations

 

Children ---------------65 -- 20.4%

Adults ------------------ 254 – 79.6%

Total -- ------------------319.

 

 Adult population

Gainfully employed ----- 137 – 54%

Housewives ---------------101—39.7%

Retired --------------------- 16--- 6.3%

Total  ----------------------- 254

 

Population Statistics.

 

Total population --------- 319

School children ------------ 46 – 14.4%

Children under 5 ----------- 19 _ 5.9%

Adults ----------------------- 254__ 79.6%

 

Age groups ( with % of total population)

 Under 10 ------------------- 47--- 14.7%

10—20  ----------------------35 --- 10.9%

20---40 -----------------------66 ---20.7%

40 – 60 ----------------------- 112 – 35.1%

Over 60 ------------------------- 59 – 18.5%

Sexes

Males ------------------------ 165 ---51.7%

Females ----------------------- 154 – 48.3%

 

Married and single (over 20’s)

Married ------------------------- 159 – 67%

Single ------------------------------- 74 – 38.9%

 

Married couples

Total ----------------------------- 61

Wife under 20 ------------------- 1 --- 1.6%

20-40 ------------------------------ 17 – 27.8%

40-60 ------------------------------ 35 – 54.1%

Over 60 ----------------------------- 10—16.4%

 

Households

 

Number --------------------- 114

Persons per household --------- 2.79%

 

Language groups

Welsh only ---------------------- 25 – 9.2%

English only --------------------- 7-- 3.5% (??)

 

Personal Criterion

 Wireless set --------------------- 75 – 65.8%

Car in 1939 ---------------------- 7 --- 6.1%

Car in 1947 ----------------------- 13 – 11.4%

Telephone ------------------------- 4 – 3.5%

 

Occupation Statistics

 

Gainfully occupied -------------- 137

  1. Agriculture

Total  --------------------------- 77 – 56.2%

Farmers ------------------------- 41

Labourers ----------------------- 27

Domestic service --------------- 6

Rabbit catchers ------------------ 5

 

B Quarrying

Number -------------------------- 3 –2.2%

 

       C .Building

Total ------------------------------ 14 –10.1%

Builder -------------------------------- 1

Mason -------------------------------- 1

Bricklayers ------------------------- 4

Joiners ------------------------------- 6

Labourers ---------------------------- 2

 

D Public Services

Total ---------------------------------- 2 – 1.5%

Roadman ----------------------------- 1

Postman ------------------------------- 1

 

E Transport

Total ----------------------------------- 2 – 1.5%

Goods --------------------------------- 1

Passenger ----------------------------- 1

 

F Distributive.

Total (food) --------------------------- 2 –1.5%

 

G Professions

 Total --------------------------------- 3 –2.2%

Nurse --------------------------------- 1

Minister ------------------------------- 1

Clerk ----------------------------------- 1

 

H Domestic Service

Number -------------------------------- 15 – 10.9%

 

I Nautical

Fisherman ------------------------------ 1 --.7%

 

J Rural industries

Mechanics ----------------------------- 4 –3%

 

K Public Administration

None

 

L Personal Services

None

 

M General Labourers

Number ------------------------------ 9—6.5%

 

N Forces

Total----------------------------------- 5 – 2.6%

 

         Education statistics

 

A. School Children

 Number -------------------------------- 46

  1. Primary School (including over 11’s in primary school)

Number ---------------------------- 33

  1. Secondary School

Grammar

% of 10 to 20 group --------------- 12 – 34.2%

Modern

% of 10 to 20 group ---------------- 1 – 2.8%

Total

% of 10to 20 group ----------------- 13 – 37%

 

D Travelling by vehicle

Primary -------------------------------- None

Secondary ------------------------------ 12

 

E.      Education of Inhabitants

Secondary ------------------------------ 66 --- 20.7% (??)

College --------------------------------- 4 ----- 1.5%

 

F.      Language Groups (children with English parents)

Number --------------------------- 2.

 

Visitors Statistics

 

A.     Houses taking visitors (with % of houses)

Number of houses ----------- 19 –12.6%

Maximum number of visitors ------ 145

Farmhouses (with % of farmhouses)

Number of ---------------------------- 11

Visitors (max) ------------------------- 73 – 26.2%

Hotels Boarding houses etc

None.

 

B.     Summer residences of a Temporary Character.

C.     Camps and Trailers

Number of visitors (max) --------------- 145

Visitors per 100 of population ------------- 45.5%

Visitors per 100 houses --------------------- 110.7%

 

Housing Statistics

 

A.     House Types

Total --------------------------------------------- 131

Houses -------------------------------------------- 51

Farmhouses --------------------------------------- 42

Bungalows ----------------------------------------- 5

Cottages -------------------------------------------- 39

 

B.     Erected

Before 1870 --------------------------------------- 88 – 67.2%

Before 1920 --------------------------------------- 35 – 26.7%

Before 1945 --------------------------------------- 8 -- 6.1%

 

C. Nature of Tenure

Tenants --------------------------------------------- 80 –70.2%

Freeholds ------------------------------------------- 34 – 29.7%

Leaseholds ----------------------------------------- 0 ---

 

D Council Houses -------------------------------- none—

 

D.     Semi Detached

Number ------------------------------------------- 14

 

F.Terraced --------------------------------------- none –

 

G Land and houses

No land (1acre) --------------------------------- 50 –38.2%

1-5 acres ----------------------------------------- 32 – 24.4% (?)

Over 5 acres ----------------------------------- 49 – 37.4%

 

H Unoccupied Houses

Number ----------------------------------------- 7

 

I.                    Summer residences

Number ------------------------------------------ 10

 

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