Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1921 Occupational Order

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Data for 1921 Sex
1921 Occupational Classification Male Female
Fishermen 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Agriculture 573 Show data context 25 Show data context
Mining and Quarrying 443 Show data context 1 Show data context
Mine and Quarry Products 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Bricks, Pottery and Glass 38 Show data context 6 Show data context
Chemicals 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Metal Workers 93 Show data context 0 Show data context
Precious Metals 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Electrical Apparatus 10 Show data context 1 Show data context
Watches, Clocks and Instruments 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Skins and Leather 4 Show data context 1 Show data context
Textile Workers 28 Show data context 104 Show data context
Textile Goods and Clothing 13 Show data context 31 Show data context
Foods, Drinks, and Tobacco 17 Show data context 1 Show data context
Wood and Furniture 33 Show data context 0 Show data context
Paper, Printing 71 Show data context 27 Show data context
Builders 61 Show data context 1 Show data context
Painters and Decorators 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other Materials 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
Mixed or Undefined Materials 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Gas, Water and Electricity 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
Transport and Communication 87 Show data context 3 Show data context
Commerce and Finance 88 Show data context 24 Show data context
Public Administration and Defence 18 Show data context 9 Show data context
Professional Occupations 34 Show data context 55 Show data context
Entertainments and Sport 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
Personal Service 42 Show data context 263 Show data context
Clerks and Draughtsmen 26 Show data context 11 Show data context
Warehousemen 8 Show data context 16 Show data context
Stationary Engine Drivers 24 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other and Undefined Workers 66 Show data context 2 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, Tamworth RD through time | Industry Statistics | Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1921 Occupational Order, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10469909/cube/OCC_ORD1921

Date accessed: 13th December 2019