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 England Dep Surrey AdmC
Occupation Persons
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MALES: Total, all ages. 544,054 Show data context
Total, aged 14 years and over. 427,315 Show data context
I-XXXI Occupied, 14 years and over. 375,978 Show data context
Operatives (in work). 293,848 Show data context
Out of work (all classes). 21,422 Show data context
XXXII Unoccupied and retired, 14 years and over. 51,337 Show data context
I Fishermen. 4 Show data context
II Agricultural occupations. 29,811 Show data context
  011 Farmers. 1,795 Show data context
  013, 030 Gardeners and their labourers. 20,566 Show data context
  020-3 Agricultural labourers. 5,633 Show data context
III Mining and quarrying occupations. 707 Show data context
IV Makers of coal, gas, lime, etc. 643 Show data context
V Makers of bricks, pottery, glass. 1,040 Show data context
VI Workers in chemicals, paints, etc. 973 Show data context
VII Metal workers. 25,298 Show data context
  150-9 Foundry workers (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 500 Show data context
  160 Smiths, etc. (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 1,003 Show data context
  170 Metal machinists (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 1,484 Show data context
  180-9 Fitters, mechanical engineers, etc. (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 10,884 Show data context
VIII Workers in precious metals. 417 Show data context
IX Electrical apparatus makers, fitters. 7,809 Show data context
X Makers of watches, clocks, etc. 927 Show data context
XI Workers in skins; leather goods makers. 1,149 Show data context
XII Textile workers. 420 Show data context
XIII Makers of textile goods and articles of dress. 4,586 Show data context
  344 Tailors (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 1,063 Show data context
  352-6 Boot, shoe and clog makers (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 1,753 Show data context
XIV (1) Makers of foods. 3,505 Show data context
XIV (2,3) Makers of drinks. 563 Show data context
XIV (4) Makers of tobacco. 111 Show data context
XV Workers in wood and furniture. 15,347 Show data context
  414 Carpenters (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 9,761 Show data context
  424, 5 Wood carvers and turners (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 850 Show data context
XVI Paper workers, bookbinders, etc. 893 Show data context
XVII Printers and photographers. 7,626 Show data context
XVIII Builders, bricklayers, etc. 24,512 Show data context
  484, 490 Bricklayers and masons (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 5,841 Show data context
XIX Painters and decorators, etc. 10,635 Show data context
XX-XXI Workers in miscellaneous materials. 2,432 Show data context
XXII (1) Railway transport workers. 4,856 Show data context
XXII (2) Road transport workers. 22,390 Show data context
XXII (3, 4) Water and other transport workers. 13,046 Show data context
  658-9 Messengers and porters. 6,338 Show data context
XXIII Commercial and financial occupations. 59,788 Show data context
  670-85 Proprietors and managers of retail businesses. 13,406 Show data context
  700-716 Shop assistants in retail businesses. 14,415 Show data context
XXIV Public administration and defence. 13,387 Show data context
XXV Professional occupations. 19,886 Show data context
  800-1 Teachers. 3,670 Show data context
XXVI Persons professionally engaged in entertainments, etc. 3,991 Show data context
XXVII Persons engaged in personal service. 15,255 Show data context
XXVIII Clerks, draughtsmen, typists. 45,153 Show data context
XXIX Warehousemen, packers. 5,065 Show data context
XXX Stationary engine drivers, etc. 2,118 Show data context
XXXI Other and undefined workers. 31,635 Show data context
  920-930 General and undefined labourers. 18,998 Show data context
  940 Unskilled workers in factories, works, etc. 8,077 Show data context
FEMALES: Total, all ages. 636,824 Show data context
Total, aged 14 years and over. 523,663 Show data context
I-XXXI Occupied, 14 years and over. 178,065 Show data context
  Operatives (in work). 157,027 Show data context
  Out of work (all classes). 7,366 Show data context
XXXII Unoccupied and retired, 14 years and over. 345,598 Show data context
I to XI Total of orders I to XI. 2,832 Show data context
II Agricultural occupations (010-039). 883 Show data context
V Makers of bricks, pottery, glass (090-108). 165 Show data context
VI Workers in chemicals and paints, etc. (110-128). 54 Show data context
VII Metal workers (130-238). 681 Show data context
IX Electrical apparatus makers, fitters (250-269). 680 Show data context
XI Workers in skins; leather goods makers (280-298). 264 Show data context
XII Textile workers. 698 Show data context
XIII Makers of textile goods and articles of dress. 7,934 Show data context
  344 Tailoresses (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 710 Show data context
  345 Dress and blouse makers (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 4,039 Show data context
  347-8, 360-8 Embroiderers, milliners, sewers, etc. (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 2,490 Show data context
XIV Makers of foods, drinks, tobacco. 923 Show data context
  370-8 Makers of foods. 754 Show data context
XV Workers in wood and furniture. 485 Show data context
XVI Paper workers, bookbinders. 1,061 Show data context
XVII Printers and photographers. 1,050 Show data context
XVIII-XXI Total of orders XVIII to XXI (builders, painters and decorators, other and mixed products). 853 Show data context
XXII Transport workers. 2,667 Show data context
  654-6 Telegraph and telephone operators (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 1,951 Show data context
XXIII Commercial and financial occupations. 18,289 Show data context
  670-85 Proprietors and managers of retail businesses. 3,230 Show data context
  700-716 Shop assistants in retail businesses. 13,271 Show data context
XXIV Public administration and defence. 183 Show data context
XXV Professional occupations. 16,775 Show data context
  790-99 Midwives, nurses, etc. 7,860 Show data context
  800-1 Teachers. 7,299 Show data context
XXVI Persons professionally engaged in entertainments, etc. 881 Show data context
XXVII Persons engaged in personal service. 88,877 Show data context
  850 Domestic servants. 70,615 Show data context
  862 Lodging and boarding house keepers. 1,541 Show data context
  864-5 Innkeepers, barmaids, etc. 1,152 Show data context
  866 Waiters/Waitresses. 1,731 Show data context
  870 Laundry workers. 7,053 Show data context
  874 Charwomen. 2,199 Show data context
XXVIII Clerks, typists, etc. 29,405 Show data context
XXIX Warehousewomen, packers. 1,561 Show data context
XXX-XXI Total of orders XXX and XXXI (Stationary engine drivers, other and undefined workers). 3,591 Show data context
  940 Unskilled workers in factories, works, etc. 2,732 Show data context

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