Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1911 Occupational Order

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Data for 1911 Sex
1911 Occupational Classification Male Female
Government 283 Show data context 52 Show data context
Defence 93 Show data context
Professional Occupations 541 Show data context 402 Show data context
Domestic Services 468 Show data context 2,806 Show data context
Commercial Occupations 249 Show data context 11 Show data context
Transport 2,456 Show data context 16 Show data context
Agriculture 6,234 Show data context 1,069 Show data context
Mines and Quarries 718 Show data context 3 Show data context
Metals, Machines 664 Show data context 12 Show data context
Jewelry, Instruments 36 Show data context 6 Show data context
Building 1,278 Show data context 2 Show data context
Wood, Furniture 87 Show data context 3 Show data context
Brick, Cement 21 Show data context 6 Show data context
Chemicals 53 Show data context 3 Show data context
Skins, Leather 34 Show data context 3 Show data context
Paper, Prints 37 Show data context 18 Show data context
Textile Fabrics 144 Show data context 133 Show data context
Dress 393 Show data context 756 Show data context
Food, Drink 848 Show data context 703 Show data context
Gas, Water 41 Show data context
Other and Undefined 994 Show data context 109 Show data context
Unoccupied 3,721 Show data context 15,361 Show data context
Date: Source:
1911 1911 Census of England and Wales, Occupations Vol 2, Table 13 , 'Occupations (Condensed List) of Males and Females at ages 10 years and upwards; in England and Wales, the aggregates of Urban and Rural Districts respectively in England and Wales, Administrative Counties, County Boroughs, Metropolitan Boroughs, Urban Districts of which the population exceeded 50,000 persons, and the aggregates of Rural Districts in Administrative Counties, 1911'

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All males and females at ages 10 years and upwards, categorised by gender and the system of 23 occupational 'Orders' used by the 1911 Census of Population (which here include 'Without Specified Occupations or Unoccupied' as Order 23). Note that a breakdown by age as well as sex and occupation is also available.

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Date accessed: 15th September 2019