Surname distribution maps for Chalmers
There are approximately 11,635 people named Chalmers in the UK. That makes it the 892nd most common surname overall. Out of every million people in the UK, approximately 184 are named Chalmers.
Chalmers in the 1881 Census
Chalmers in the 21st Century
The maps, if available, show both where there are more people named Chalmers and where they are most concentrated.
The distributions are shown by means of coloured dots centred on the various British counties. The dots relate to the county as a whole, not to any specific location within the county.
For the 1881 census, the counties used are those which existed at the time and were recorded on the census data. For the 21st century stats, the traditional or ceremonial counties are used in order to avoid distortions caused by unitary authority cities.
The darker the colour, the more people in that county are named Chalmers.
The larger the dot, the greater the proportion of people in that county are named Chalmers.
Hovering over the dots will give you the individual statistics for that county.