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 1,646 Show data context 71 Show data context
Mining and Quarrying 188 Show data context
Mine and Quarry Products 12 Show data context
Bricks, Pottery and Glass 6 Show data context 1 Show data context
Chemicals 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
Metal Workers 242 Show data context 4 Show data context
Precious Metals 2 Show data context
Electrical Apparatus 67 Show data context 0 Show data context
Watches, Clocks and Instruments 7 Show data context
Skins and Leather 44 Show data context 1 Show data context
Textile Workers 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
Textile Goods and Clothing 69 Show data context 61 Show data context
Foods, Drinks, and Tobacco 126 Show data context 71 Show data context
Wood and Furniture 275 Show data context 1 Show data context
Paper, Bookbinding 11 Show data context 17 Show data context
Printers and Photographers 32 Show data context 7 Show data context
Builders 489 Show data context
Painters and Decorators 108 Show data context
Transport and Communication 807 Show data context 31 Show data context
Commerce and Finance 543 Show data context 171 Show data context
Public Administration and Defence 48 Show data context 0 Show data context
Professional Occupations 212 Show data context 260 Show data context
Entertainments and Sport 32 Show data context 4 Show data context
Personal Service 170 Show data context 1,308 Show data context
Clerks and Draughtsmen 282 Show data context 218 Show data context
Warehousemen 64 Show data context 56 Show data context
Stationary Engine Drivers 55 Show data context
Other and Undefined Workers 677 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, Long Ashton 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: 18th September 2018