Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1931 Occupational Order

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Data for 1931 Sex
1931 Occupational Classification Male Female
Fishermen 0 Show data context
Agriculture 2,298 Show data context 32 Show data context
Mining and Quarrying 0 Show data context
Mine and Quarry Products 1 Show data context
Bricks, Pottery and Glass 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Chemicals 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
Metal Workers 95 Show data context 0 Show data context
Precious Metals 0 Show data context
Electrical Apparatus 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Watches, Clocks and Instruments 1 Show data context
Skins and Leather 8 Show data context 1 Show data context
Textile Workers 11 Show data context 1 Show data context
Textile Goods and Clothing 21 Show data context 22 Show data context
Foods, Drinks, and Tobacco 49 Show data context 2 Show data context
Wood and Furniture 103 Show data context 1 Show data context
Paper, Bookbinding 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Printers and Photographers 9 Show data context 1 Show data context
Builders 214 Show data context
Painters and Decorators 21 Show data context
Transport and Communication 198 Show data context 10 Show data context
Commerce and Finance 201 Show data context 67 Show data context
Public Administration and Defence 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
Professional Occupations 64 Show data context 107 Show data context
Entertainments and Sport 4 Show data context 2 Show data context
Personal Service 73 Show data context 438 Show data context
Clerks and Draughtsmen 27 Show data context 18 Show data context
Warehousemen 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
Stationary Engine Drivers 2 Show data context
Other and Undefined Workers 67 Show data context
Date: Source:
1931 1931 Census of England and Wales, Occupations, Table 17 , 'Occupations (condensed list) of Males and Females, showing also the total Operatives and the total Out of Work'

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All persons of working age (14 or above in 1931), categorised by gender and the system of 32 occupational 'Orders' used by the 1931 Census of Population. This includes the 'Unoccupied and Retired' who constitute Order 32.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Hartismere RD through time | Industry Statistics | Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1931 Occupational Order, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 19th November 2019