Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1911 Occupational Order

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Data for 1911 Sex
1911 Occupational Classification Male Female
Government 1,084 Show data context 290 Show data context
Defence 715 Show data context
Professional Occupations 2,270 Show data context 2,482 Show data context
Domestic Services 5,065 Show data context 14,358 Show data context
Commercial Occupations 1,497 Show data context 328 Show data context
Transport 4,971 Show data context 56 Show data context
Agriculture 15,396 Show data context 445 Show data context
Mines and Quarries 368 Show data context 13 Show data context
Metals, Machines 2,045 Show data context 48 Show data context
Jewelry, Instruments 233 Show data context 28 Show data context
Building 6,285 Show data context 2 Show data context
Wood, Furniture 1,068 Show data context 50 Show data context
Brick, Cement 595 Show data context 29 Show data context
Chemicals 222 Show data context 13 Show data context
Skins, Leather 264 Show data context 9 Show data context
Paper, Prints 453 Show data context 142 Show data context
Textile Fabrics 407 Show data context 561 Show data context
Dress 1,226 Show data context 2,105 Show data context
Food, Drink 5,028 Show data context 2,414 Show data context
Gas, Water 333 Show data context
Other and Undefined 2,845 Show data context 270 Show data context
Unoccupied 13,776 Show data context 52,900 Show data context
Date: Source:
1911 1911 Census of England and Wales, Occupations Vol 2, Table 13 , 'Occupations (Condensed List) of Males and Females at ages 10 years and upwards; in England and Wales, the aggregates of Urban and Rural Districts respectively in England and Wales, Administrative Counties, County Boroughs, Metropolitan Boroughs, Urban Districts of which the population exceeded 50,000 persons, and the aggregates of Rural Districts in Administrative Counties, 1911'

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All males and females at ages 10 years and upwards, categorised by gender and the system of 23 occupational 'Orders' used by the 1911 Census of Population (which here include 'Without Specified Occupations or Unoccupied' as Order 23). Note that a breakdown by age as well as sex and occupation is also available.

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Date accessed: 27th October 2021