Persons aged 20 and over by Sex and 1861 Occupational Order

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Data for 1861 Sex
1861 Occupational Orders Male Female
National and Local Government 464 Show data context 25 Show data context
Defence of the Country 169 Show data context
Professions and Arts 1,078 Show data context 492 Show data context
Wives, Mothers, Children 128 Show data context 35,058 Show data context
Personal [Services] 1,133 Show data context 5,144 Show data context
[Business Persons and Traders] 813 Show data context 176 Show data context
[Transport] 2,701 Show data context 38 Show data context
[Farming] 10,362 Show data context 2,954 Show data context
Engaged about Animals 539 Show data context 0 Show data context
Art and Mechanic Productions 4,804 Show data context 272 Show data context
Textiles and Dress 2,742 Show data context 4,348 Show data context
Food and Drink 1,913 Show data context 594 Show data context
Animal Substances 148 Show data context 3 Show data context
Vegetable Substances 949 Show data context 25 Show data context
Mineral Substances 20,672 Show data context 572 Show data context
KKBranch of Labour undefined 5,397 Show data context 143 Show data context
Persons of Rank or Property 100 Show data context 303 Show data context
Supported by the Community 109 Show data context 312 Show data context
Unknown 626 Show data context 742 Show data context
Date: Source:
1861 1861 Census of England and Wales, Ages, Table 18 , 'Occupations of Females aged 20 Years and upwards in Districts'
1861 1861 Census of England and Wales, Ages, Table 17 , 'Occupations of Males aged 20 Years and upwards in Districts'

 

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Date: Acknowledgments:
1861 David Allan Gatley (School of Social Sciences, University of Staffordshire). Role: transcriber. Restrictions on use: the contributor must be acknowledged but the data may be freely used for non-commercial purposes.

 

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The 1861 Census of Population provided very detailed occupational statistics for Registration Districts for both men and women aged 20 and over. The specific occupations listed differ between the sexes, but the same system of Occupational Orders was used for both men and women. Note that the Orders include ones for 'Wives, Mothers, ... Children', 'Persons of Rank or Property', and 'Persons supported by the Community', while we have added a final one for persons whose occupation was unknown.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Monmouthshire RegC through time | Industry Statistics | Persons aged 20 and over by Sex and 1861 Occupational Order, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10152884/cube/OCC_ORD1861_OVER20

Date accessed: 18th September 2019