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 45,995 Show data context 2,429 Show data context
Mining 18,962 Show data context 879 Show data context
Building: Management 34,814 Show data context 96 Show data context
Manufacturing 234,187 Show data context 134,244 Show data context
Transport 23,654 Show data context 281 Show data context
Dealing 41,638 Show data context 8,614 Show data context
Industrial Service 51,742 Show data context 838 Show data context
Public Service and Professional 14,984 Show data context 2,398 Show data context
Domestic Service 15,471 Show data context 68,234 Show data context
Property Owning and Independent 96 Show data context 4 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, Lancashire 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/10173000/cube/IND_BOOTH1841_SEC

Date accessed: 21st August 2019