Universe : Able-bodied Paupers

Universes define the total number covered by a given nCube, such as the total population of an area or the total number of occupied males aged 16 and over.

Identifier:
U_ABLEBODIED
Name:
Able-bodied Paupers
Type:
Universe (U)
Text:
This universe covers all persons in receipt of relief under the Poor Law system who were classified in that system's reports as 'Able-Bodied'. The meaning is a matter of some controversy, but is generally understood to include both those unable to find work and those temporarily sick, but not the elderly or 'lunatics'.

Universe " Able-bodied Paupers " is contained within:


Measurement Units, defining what was being counted:

Entity ID Entity Name
M_PERSONS Persons



Universe " Able-bodied Paupers " contains:


Datasets or nCubes, containing the actual data :

Entity ID Entity Name
N_ABLEBODIED_AGESEX Able-bodied paupers by gender and age