Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1921 Occupational Order

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Data for 1921 Sex
1921 Occupational Classification Male Female
Fishermen 103 Show data context 1 Show data context
Agriculture 1,780 Show data context 26 Show data context
Mining and Quarrying 6 Show data context 1 Show data context
Mine and Quarry Products 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Bricks, Pottery and Glass 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
Chemicals 7 Show data context 1 Show data context
Metal Workers 95 Show data context 1 Show data context
Precious Metals 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Electrical Apparatus 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Watches, Clocks and Instruments 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Skins and Leather 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
Textile Workers 15 Show data context 5 Show data context
Textile Goods and Clothing 48 Show data context 39 Show data context
Foods, Drinks, and Tobacco 4 Show data context 3 Show data context
Wood and Furniture 72 Show data context 4 Show data context
Paper, Printing 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Builders 89 Show data context 0 Show data context
Painters and Decorators 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other Materials 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Mixed or Undefined Materials 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Gas, Water and Electricity 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Transport and Communication 132 Show data context 8 Show data context
Commerce and Finance 135 Show data context 46 Show data context
Public Administration and Defence 40 Show data context 10 Show data context
Professional Occupations 48 Show data context 60 Show data context
Entertainments and Sport 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
Personal Service 55 Show data context 446 Show data context
Clerks and Draughtsmen 34 Show data context 10 Show data context
Warehousemen 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Stationary Engine Drivers 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other and Undefined Workers 51 Show data context 1 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, Bridlington RD 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: 09th December 2019