1931 Census of England and Wales, Occupation Tables, Table 17 : " Occupations (condensed list) of Males and Females, showing also the total Operatives and the total Out of Work".

List England Dep Middlesex AdmC
Occupation Persons
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MALES: Total, all ages. 768,657 Show data context
Total, aged 14 years and over. 598,107 Show data context
I-XXXI Occupied, 14 years and over. 545,465 Show data context
Operatives (in work). 429,089 Show data context
Out of work (all classes). 37,502 Show data context
XXXII Unoccupied and retired, 14 years and over. 52,642 Show data context
I Fishermen. 9 Show data context
II Agricultural occupations. 13,817 Show data context
  011 Farmers. 556 Show data context
  013, 030 Gardeners and their labourers. 10,875 Show data context
  020-3 Agricultural labourers. 1,879 Show data context
III Mining and quarrying occupations. 414 Show data context
IV Makers of coal, gas, lime, etc. 755 Show data context
V Makers of bricks, pottery, glass. 1,811 Show data context
VI Workers in chemicals, paints, etc. 1,276 Show data context
VII Metal workers. 47,475 Show data context
  150-9 Foundry workers (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 1,067 Show data context
  160 Smiths, etc. (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 1,255 Show data context
  170 Metal machinists (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 4,005 Show data context
  180-9 Fitters, mechanical engineers, etc. (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 19,184 Show data context
VIII Workers in precious metals. 1,561 Show data context
IX Electrical apparatus makers, fitters. 14,399 Show data context
X Makers of watches, clocks, etc. 1,979 Show data context
XI Workers in skins; leather goods makers. 1,877 Show data context
XII Textile workers. 756 Show data context
XIII Makers of textile goods and articles of dress. 9,026 Show data context
  344 Tailors (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 2,142 Show data context
  352-6 Boot, shoe and clog makers (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 2,870 Show data context
XIV (1) Makers of foods. 5,037 Show data context
XIV (2,3) Makers of drinks. 631 Show data context
XIV (4) Makers of tobacco. 205 Show data context
XV Workers in wood and furniture. 27,299 Show data context
  414 Carpenters (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 13,013 Show data context
  424, 5 Wood carvers and turners (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 2,581 Show data context
XVI Paper workers, bookbinders, etc. 1,889 Show data context
XVII Printers and photographers. 11,400 Show data context
XVIII Builders, bricklayers, etc. 32,570 Show data context
  484, 490 Bricklayers and masons (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 6,875 Show data context
XIX Painters and decorators, etc. 16,707 Show data context
XX-XXI Workers in miscellaneous materials. 7,078 Show data context
XXII (1) Railway transport workers. 12,474 Show data context
XXII (2) Road transport workers. 31,835 Show data context
XXII (3, 4) Water and other transport workers. 22,318 Show data context
  658-9 Messengers and porters. 11,328 Show data context
XXIII Commercial and financial occupations. 85,320 Show data context
  670-85 Proprietors and managers of retail businesses. 18,553 Show data context
  700-716 Shop assistants in retail businesses. 21,455 Show data context
XXIV Public administration and defence. 12,603 Show data context
XXV Professional occupations. 23,294 Show data context
  800-1 Teachers. 4,897 Show data context
XXVI Persons professionally engaged in entertainments, etc. 5,460 Show data context
XXVII Persons engaged in personal service. 18,832 Show data context
XXVIII Clerks, draughtsmen, typists. 72,448 Show data context
XXIX Warehousemen, packers. 11,065 Show data context
XXX Stationary engine drivers, etc. 3,954 Show data context
XXXI Other and undefined workers. 47,891 Show data context
  920-930 General and undefined labourers. 25,531 Show data context
  940 Unskilled workers in factories, works, etc. 15,120 Show data context
FEMALES: Total, all ages. 870,071 Show data context
Total, aged 14 years and over. 703,485 Show data context
I-XXXI Occupied, 14 years and over. 250,177 Show data context
  Operatives (in work). 222,289 Show data context
  Out of work (all classes). 11,685 Show data context
XXXII Unoccupied and retired, 14 years and over. 453,308 Show data context
I to XI Total of orders I to XI. 10,442 Show data context
II Agricultural occupations (010-039). 1,423 Show data context
V Makers of bricks, pottery, glass (090-108). 374 Show data context
VI Workers in chemicals and paints, etc. (110-128). 180 Show data context
VII Metal workers (130-238). 3,209 Show data context
IX Electrical apparatus makers, fitters (250-269). 3,864 Show data context
XI Workers in skins; leather goods makers (280-298). 967 Show data context
XII Textile workers. 1,699 Show data context
XIII Makers of textile goods and articles of dress. 20,163 Show data context
  344 Tailoresses (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 2,271 Show data context
  345 Dress and blouse makers (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 8,203 Show data context
  347-8, 360-8 Embroiderers, milliners, sewers, etc. (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 7,198 Show data context
XIV Makers of foods, drinks, tobacco. 2,413 Show data context
  370-8 Makers of foods. 2,057 Show data context
XV Workers in wood and furniture. 1,012 Show data context
XVI Paper workers, bookbinders. 2,178 Show data context
XVII Printers and photographers. 2,040 Show data context
XVIII-XXI Total of orders XVIII to XXI (builders, painters and decorators, other and mixed products). 3,142 Show data context
XXII Transport workers. 4,432 Show data context
  654-6 Telegraph and telephone operators (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 3,310 Show data context
XXIII Commercial and financial occupations. 26,720 Show data context
  670-85 Proprietors and managers of retail businesses. 4,065 Show data context
  700-716 Shop assistants in retail businesses. 19,566 Show data context
XXIV Public administration and defence. 249 Show data context
XXV Professional occupations. 18,812 Show data context
  790-99 Midwives, nurses, etc. 6,814 Show data context
  800-1 Teachers. 9,439 Show data context
XXVI Persons professionally engaged in entertainments, etc. 1,492 Show data context
XXVII Persons engaged in personal service. 85,578 Show data context
  850 Domestic servants. 59,071 Show data context
  862 Lodging and boarding house keepers. 2,054 Show data context
  864-5 Innkeepers, barmaids, etc. 1,408 Show data context
  866 Waiters/Waitresses. 2,637 Show data context
  870 Laundry workers. 10,334 Show data context
  874 Charwomen. 3,825 Show data context
XXVIII Clerks, typists, etc. 53,189 Show data context
XXIX Warehousewomen, packers. 6,911 Show data context
XXX-XXI Total of orders XXX and XXXI (Stationary engine drivers, other and undefined workers). 9,705 Show data context
  940 Unskilled workers in factories, works, etc. 8,575 Show data context

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