1911 Census of England and Wales, Census Returns of England and Wales, 1911, giving details of Areas, Houses, Families or separate occupiers, and Population:- Occupations and Industries, Part I, Table 15 B : " Grouped occupations of Males and Females aged 10 years and upwards, in Administrative Counties, County Boroughs, Metropolitan Boroughs, Urban Districts of which the population exceeded 5,000 persons, aggregates of other Urban Districts, and aggregates of Rural Districts; also proportion per 1,000 of unmarried, married, widowed, and of married and widowed women engaged in occupations, and proportion of female domestic servants to separate occupiers or families, 1911 - Females".

List England Dep Devon AdmC
Occupation Females
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Total Occupied and Unoccupied: Unmarried. 141,102 Show data context
Total Occupied and Unoccupied: Married. 131,789 Show data context
Total Occupied and Unoccupied: Widowed. 30,783 Show data context
Retired or Unoccupied. 207,894 Show data context
Engaged in Occupations (Orders I.-XXII.): Unmarried. 75,459 Show data context
Engaged in Occupations (Orders I.-XXII.): Married. 10,921 Show data context
Engaged in Occupations (Orders I.-XXII.): Widowed. 9,400 Show data context
I. 1. Civil Service. VI. 5. Telegraph, Telephone - Service. 753 Show data context
I. 2. Municipal, Parish, etc. Officers. IV. 3. Hospital and Institution Service. 1,172 Show data context
III. 3. Midwives, Sick Nurses, Invalid Attendants. 2,119 Show data context
III. 4. Teaching. 4,111 Show data context
III. 5. Literary, Scientific, and Political. 7. Art, Music, Drama. 975 Show data context
IV. 1. Domestic Indoor Service: In Hotels, Lodging, and Eating Houses. 2,077 Show data context
IV. 1. Domestic Indoor Service: Other Domestic Indoor Servants. 34,519 Show data context
IV. 3. Charwomen, Day Girls, Day Servants. 2,823 Show data context
IV. 3. Laundry and Washing Service. 4,267 Show data context
IV. 2, 3. Others engaged in Service. 749 Show data context
V. 2, 3, 4. Commercial, Bank, and Insurance Clerks. III. 2. Law Clerks. 1,204 Show data context
VII. Agriculture - On Farms, Woods, and Gardens. 5,055 Show data context
X. 1-10. Metals, Machines, Implements, and Conveyances (including Electrical Apparatus). 52 Show data context
XI. 1 - 4. Makers of Jewellery, Watches, Instruments, and Tackle for Sports and Games. 36 Show data context
XIII. Wood, Furniture, Fittings, and Decorations. 430 Show data context
XV. Chemicals, Explosives, Oil, Grease, Soap, etc. 231 Show data context
XVI. 1, 2. Skins, Leather, Saddlery, and Harness. 47 Show data context
XVI. 3. Hair and Feathers. 168 Show data context
XVII. 1, 2. Paper, Prints, Books, and Stationery (excluding Stationers, Booksellers, Publishers, Newspaper Agents, and other Dealers). 740 Show data context
XVIII. 1 - 6. Textile Manufactures (including Dyeing, etc.). 2,413 Show data context
XVIII. 7. Drapers, Linen Drapers, Mercers. XIX. 1. Dealers in Dress. 3,332 Show data context
XIX. 1. Tailoresses. 2,489 Show data context
XIX. 1. Milliners. 1,474 Show data context
XIX. 1. Dressmakers. 8,786 Show data context
XIX. 1. Staymakers, Shirtmakers, Seamstresses. 1,691 Show data context
XIX. 1. Boot, Shoe, Slipper, Patten, Clog - Makers. 121 Show data context
XIX. 1. Other Workers in Dress. 595 Show data context
XX. 1. Food - Workers. 401 Show data context
XX. 1. Food - Dealers. XXII. 4. General Shopkeepers, Dealers. 4,734 Show data context
XX. 4. Board, Lodging, and Dealing in Spirituous Drinks: Coffee, Eating, Lodging - House Keepers. 3,197 Show data context
XX. 4. Board, Lodging, and Dealing in Spirituous Drinks: Others. 2,148 Show data context
All Other Occupations. 2,871 Show data context
Proportion per 1000 of Unmarried, Married, Widowed, and of Married and Widowed engaged in Occupations: Unmarried. 535 Show data context
Proportion per 1000 of Unmarried, Married, Widowed, and of Married and Widowed engaged in Occupations: Married. 83 Show data context
Proportion per 1000 of Unmarried, Married, Widowed, and of Married and Widowed engaged in Occupations: Widowed. 305 Show data context
Proportion per 1000 of Unmarried, Married, Widowed, and of Married and Widowed engaged in Occupations: Married and Widowed. 125 Show data context

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