Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1921 Occupational Order

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Data for 1921 Sex
1921 Occupational Classification Male Female
Fishermen 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Agriculture 1,941 Show data context 168 Show data context
Mining and Quarrying 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
Mine and Quarry Products 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Bricks, Pottery and Glass 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Chemicals 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Metal Workers 56 Show data context 1 Show data context
Precious Metals 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Electrical Apparatus 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
Watches, Clocks and Instruments 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Skins and Leather 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Textile Workers 1 Show data context 32 Show data context
Textile Goods and Clothing 12 Show data context 33 Show data context
Foods, Drinks, and Tobacco 38 Show data context 6 Show data context
Wood and Furniture 111 Show data context 1 Show data context
Paper, Printing 2 Show data context 2 Show data context
Builders 152 Show data context 0 Show data context
Painters and Decorators 21 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other Materials 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Mixed or Undefined Materials 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Gas, Water and Electricity 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Transport and Communication 116 Show data context 10 Show data context
Commerce and Finance 76 Show data context 44 Show data context
Public Administration and Defence 42 Show data context 18 Show data context
Professional Occupations 65 Show data context 98 Show data context
Entertainments and Sport 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Personal Service 56 Show data context 606 Show data context
Clerks and Draughtsmen 17 Show data context 11 Show data context
Warehousemen 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Stationary Engine Drivers 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other and Undefined Workers 96 Show data context 3 Show data context
Date: Source:
1921 1921 Census of England and Wales, County Report, Table 17 , 'Occupations (Condensed list)'

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All persons of working age (12 or above in 1921), categorised by gender and the system of 31 occupational 'Orders' used by the 1921 Census of Population (we exclude Order 32 which covered the retired or otherwise unoccupied).

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Honiton RD through time | Industry Statistics | Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1921 Occupational Order, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 11th December 2019