Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1921 Occupational Order

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Data for 1921 Sex
1921 Occupational Classification Male Female
Fishermen 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Agriculture 163 Show data context 11 Show data context
Mining and Quarrying 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
Mine and Quarry Products 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Bricks, Pottery and Glass 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
Chemicals 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Metal Workers 160 Show data context 0 Show data context
Precious Metals 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Electrical Apparatus 26 Show data context 0 Show data context
Watches, Clocks and Instruments 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
Skins and Leather 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
Textile Workers 2 Show data context 3 Show data context
Textile Goods and Clothing 91 Show data context 171 Show data context
Foods, Drinks, and Tobacco 78 Show data context 29 Show data context
Wood and Furniture 185 Show data context 11 Show data context
Paper, Printing 60 Show data context 13 Show data context
Builders 182 Show data context 0 Show data context
Painters and Decorators 75 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other Materials 5 Show data context 9 Show data context
Mixed or Undefined Materials 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
Gas, Water and Electricity 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
Transport and Communication 558 Show data context 10 Show data context
Commerce and Finance 451 Show data context 298 Show data context
Public Administration and Defence 174 Show data context 21 Show data context
Professional Occupations 134 Show data context 268 Show data context
Entertainments and Sport 17 Show data context 5 Show data context
Personal Service 109 Show data context 714 Show data context
Clerks and Draughtsmen 121 Show data context 90 Show data context
Warehousemen 85 Show data context 14 Show data context
Stationary Engine Drivers 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other and Undefined Workers 258 Show data context 7 Show data context
Date: Source:
1921 1921 Census of England and Wales, County Report, Table 17 , 'Occupations (Condensed list)'

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All persons of working age (12 or above in 1921), categorised by gender and the system of 31 occupational 'Orders' used by the 1921 Census of Population (we exclude Order 32 which covered the retired or otherwise unoccupied).

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Truro MB through time | Industry Statistics | Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1921 Occupational Order, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 14th October 2019