1931 Census of England and Wales, Occupation Tables, Table 17 : " Occupations (condensed list) of Males and Females, showing also the total Operatives and the total Out of Work".

List Lancashire AdmC Wigan CB/MB  
Occupation Persons
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MALES: Total, all ages. 41,313 Show data context
Total, aged 14 years and over. 31,097 Show data context
I-XXXI Occupied, 14 years and over. 28,615 Show data context
Operatives (in work). 19,688 Show data context
Out of work (all classes). 6,127 Show data context
XXXII Unoccupied and retired, 14 years and over. 2,482 Show data context
I Fishermen. 0 Show data context
II Agricultural occupations. 224 Show data context
  011 Farmers. 46 Show data context
  013, 030 Gardeners and their labourers. 72 Show data context
  020-3 Agricultural labourers. 85 Show data context
III Mining and quarrying occupations. 9,506 Show data context
IV Makers of coal, gas, lime, etc. 45 Show data context
V Makers of bricks, pottery, glass. 50 Show data context
VI Workers in chemicals, paints, etc. 54 Show data context
VII Metal workers. 2,316 Show data context
  150-9 Foundry workers (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 258 Show data context
  160 Smiths, etc. (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 334 Show data context
  170 Metal machinists (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 244 Show data context
  180-9 Fitters, mechanical engineers, etc. (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 568 Show data context
VIII Workers in precious metals. 5 Show data context
IX Electrical apparatus makers, fitters. 229 Show data context
X Makers of watches, clocks, etc. 15 Show data context
XI Workers in skins; leather goods makers. 35 Show data context
XII Textile workers. 668 Show data context
XIII Makers of textile goods and articles of dress. 534 Show data context
  344 Tailors (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 120 Show data context
  352-6 Boot, shoe and clog makers (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 189 Show data context
XIV (1) Makers of foods. 255 Show data context
XIV (2,3) Makers of drinks. 26 Show data context
XIV (4) Makers of tobacco. 1 Show data context
XV Workers in wood and furniture. 920 Show data context
  414 Carpenters (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 364 Show data context
  424, 5 Wood carvers and turners (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 61 Show data context
XVI Paper workers, bookbinders, etc. 24 Show data context
XVII Printers and photographers. 106 Show data context
XVIII Builders, bricklayers, etc. 1,282 Show data context
  484, 490 Bricklayers and masons (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 253 Show data context
XIX Painters and decorators, etc. 384 Show data context
XX-XXI Workers in miscellaneous materials. 172 Show data context
XXII (1) Railway transport workers. 852 Show data context
XXII (2) Road transport workers. 1,185 Show data context
XXII (3, 4) Water and other transport workers. 526 Show data context
  658-9 Messengers and porters. 342 Show data context
XXIII Commercial and financial occupations. 3,136 Show data context
  670-85 Proprietors and managers of retail businesses. 994 Show data context
  700-716 Shop assistants in retail businesses. 889 Show data context
XXIV Public administration and defence. 219 Show data context
XXV Professional occupations. 507 Show data context
  800-1 Teachers. 152 Show data context
XXVI Persons professionally engaged in entertainments, etc. 180 Show data context
XXVII Persons engaged in personal service. 598 Show data context
XXVIII Clerks, draughtsmen, typists. 943 Show data context
XXIX Warehousemen, packers. 263 Show data context
XXX Stationary engine drivers, etc. 487 Show data context
XXXI Other and undefined workers. 2,868 Show data context
  920-930 General and undefined labourers. 1,644 Show data context
  940 Unskilled workers in factories, works, etc. 955 Show data context
FEMALES: Total, all ages. 44,044 Show data context
Total, aged 14 years and over. 33,774 Show data context
I-XXXI Occupied, 14 years and over. 13,591 Show data context
  Operatives (in work). 10,677 Show data context
  Out of work (all classes). 1,865 Show data context
XXXII Unoccupied and retired, 14 years and over. 20,183 Show data context
I to XI Total of orders I to XI. 272 Show data context
II Agricultural occupations (010-039). 16 Show data context
V Makers of bricks, pottery, glass (090-108). 9 Show data context
VI Workers in chemicals and paints, etc. (110-128). 13 Show data context
VII Metal workers (130-238). 57 Show data context
IX Electrical apparatus makers, fitters (250-269). 8 Show data context
XI Workers in skins; leather goods makers (280-298). 34 Show data context
XII Textile workers. 4,525 Show data context
XIII Makers of textile goods and articles of dress. 2,034 Show data context
  344 Tailoresses (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 1,372 Show data context
  345 Dress and blouse makers (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 123 Show data context
  347-8, 360-8 Embroiderers, milliners, sewers, etc. (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 377 Show data context
XIV Makers of foods, drinks, tobacco. 309 Show data context
  370-8 Makers of foods. 297 Show data context
XV Workers in wood and furniture. 25 Show data context
XVI Paper workers, bookbinders. 50 Show data context
XVII Printers and photographers. 24 Show data context
XVIII-XXI Total of orders XVIII to XXI (builders, painters and decorators, other and mixed products). 113 Show data context
XXII Transport workers. 52 Show data context
  654-6 Telegraph and telephone operators (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 18 Show data context
XXIII Commercial and financial occupations. 1,591 Show data context
  670-85 Proprietors and managers of retail businesses. 575 Show data context
  700-716 Shop assistants in retail businesses. 807 Show data context
XXIV Public administration and defence. 2 Show data context
XXV Professional occupations. 646 Show data context
  790-99 Midwives, nurses, etc. 200 Show data context
  800-1 Teachers. 414 Show data context
XXVI Persons professionally engaged in entertainments, etc. 35 Show data context
XXVII Persons engaged in personal service. 2,222 Show data context
  850 Domestic servants. 1,381 Show data context
  862 Lodging and boarding house keepers. 40 Show data context
  864-5 Innkeepers, barmaids, etc. 123 Show data context
  866 Waiters/Waitresses. 74 Show data context
  870 Laundry workers. 66 Show data context
  874 Charwomen. 219 Show data context
XXVIII Clerks, typists, etc. 543 Show data context
XXIX Warehousewomen, packers. 151 Show data context
XXX-XXI Total of orders XXX and XXXI (Stationary engine drivers, other and undefined workers). 997 Show data context
  940 Unskilled workers in factories, works, etc. 909 Show data context

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