Working age population by Sector

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Cambridge Group Industrial Sector 1921 1931 1951
Agriculture 6,740 Show data context 11,805 Show data context 4,645 Show data context
Light Industry 2,753 Show data context 5,077 Show data context 3,296 Show data context
Staple Industry 1,371 Show data context 2,200 Show data context 1,484 Show data context
Professional 9,693 Show data context 15,661 Show data context 9,486 Show data context
Unclassified or Unoccupied 1,024 Show data context 20,382 Show data context 20,455 Show data context
Date: Source:
1921 1921 Census of England and Wales, County Report, Table 17 , 'Occupations (Condensed list)'
1931 1931 Census of England and Wales, Occupations, Table 16 , 'Occupations of Males and Females, showing also total Operatives and the total Out of Work'
1951 1951 Census of England and Wales, Occupations, Table 21 , 'Selected Occupations with Status Aggregates - abridged analysis', for 'Con divisions and sub-divisions, Urban Areas with population of less than 50,000, RD, NT'

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Working age population grouped into the four Sectors defined by the Cambridge Group for the History of Population and Social Structure.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Anglesey AdmC through time | Industry Statistics | Working age population by Sector, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 22nd September 2019