Farmworkers, as reported by the Agricultural Census

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Agricultural Census Generalised Categories for Farmworkers 1931 1961
Regular, Male 1,518 Show data context 835 Show data context
Regular, Female 497 Show data context 135 Show data context
Casual, Male 219 Show data context 97 Show data context
Casual, Female 142 Show data context 46 Show data context
Date: Source:
1931 - 1961 Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland, Scottish Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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This simplified classification of farmworkers is used to present trends in the farm workforce. It includes a category for 'farmers', who are listed separately only for 1970. It is unclear whether they were included at all for earlier years.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Caithness ScoCnty through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Farmworkers, as reported by the Agricultural Census, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10091962/cube/AGCEN_WORKERS_GEN

Date accessed: 18th November 2017