Farmworkers, as reported by the Agricultural Census

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Agricultural Census Categories for Farmworkers in 1950 1950
Regular, Male, 65 and over 621 Show data context
Regular, Male, 21 to 65 7,770 Show data context
Regular, Male, 18 to 21 629 Show data context
Regular, Male, Under 18 502 Show data context
Regular, Female 928 Show data context
Womens Land Army 134 Show data context
Casual, Male, 21 and over 967 Show data context
Casual, Male, Under 21 84 Show data context
Casual, Female 450 Show data context
Date: Source:
1950 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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In 1950, the Agricultural Census classified farmworkers into regular workers or casuals, into men and women and, for male workers, by age. Workers from the Women's Land Army were listed as an additional category.

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Date accessed: 17th October 2019