Economically Active by Sex

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Data for 1921 Sex
Economically Active Male Female
Economically active 49,792 Show data context 14,862 Show data context
Economically inactive 8,397 Show data context 47,519 Show data context
Data for 1931 Sex
Economically Active Male Female
Economically active 52,872 Show data context 15,211 Show data context
Economically inactive 6,397 Show data context 47,285 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
Economically Active Male Female
Economically active 52,790 Show data context 17,732 Show data context
Economically inactive 9,387 Show data context 52,788 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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Numbers of persons of each sex who are economically active or inactive, as recorded by the Census of Population.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Denbighshire AdmC through time | Work and Poverty Statistics | Economically Active by Sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 20th November 2019