Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1921 Occupational Order

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Data for 1921 Sex
1921 Occupational Classification Male Female
Fishermen 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
Agriculture 162 Show data context 12 Show data context
Mining and Quarrying 36 Show data context 0 Show data context
Mine and Quarry Products 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
Bricks, Pottery and Glass 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Chemicals 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
Metal Workers 51 Show data context 0 Show data context
Precious Metals 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Electrical Apparatus 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Watches, Clocks and Instruments 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Skins and Leather 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Textile Workers 6 Show data context 7 Show data context
Textile Goods and Clothing 5 Show data context 11 Show data context
Foods, Drinks, and Tobacco 2 Show data context 2 Show data context
Wood and Furniture 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
Paper, Printing 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Builders 23 Show data context 0 Show data context
Painters and Decorators 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other Materials 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
Mixed or Undefined Materials 2 Show data context 4 Show data context
Gas, Water and Electricity 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Transport and Communication 56 Show data context 3 Show data context
Commerce and Finance 63 Show data context 21 Show data context
Public Administration and Defence 14 Show data context 1 Show data context
Professional Occupations 17 Show data context 9 Show data context
Entertainments and Sport 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
Personal Service 12 Show data context 126 Show data context
Clerks and Draughtsmen 21 Show data context 8 Show data context
Warehousemen 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
Stationary Engine Drivers 16 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other and Undefined Workers 43 Show data context 1 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, Preesall UD 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: 22nd March 2019