Occupation data classified by the Booth main sectors plus sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
Booth-Armstrong Industrial Sectors Male Female
Agriculture 15,488 Show data context 985 Show data context
Mining 169 Show data context 5 Show data context
Building: Management 2,886 Show data context 16 Show data context
Manufacturing 5,183 Show data context 994 Show data context
Transport 271 Show data context 15 Show data context
Dealing 1,554 Show data context 260 Show data context
Industrial Service 2,316 Show data context 263 Show data context
Public Service and Professional 775 Show data context 217 Show data context
Domestic Service 4,915 Show data context 6,976 Show data context
Date: Source:
1841 1841 Census of Great Britain, Occupations, Table [1] , 'Occupation Abstract'

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This data matrix presents a highly simplified version of the 1841 occupational data, using the ten main sectors in the Booth-Armstrong industrial classification. Workers are also classified by sex but not by age.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Herefordshire AncC through time | Industry Statistics | Occupation data classified by the Booth main sectors plus sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10134687/cube/IND_BOOTH1841_SEC

Date accessed: 17th November 2019