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 180 Show data context 11 Show data context
Mining and Quarrying 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
Mine and Quarry Products 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Bricks, Pottery and Glass 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Chemicals 77 Show data context 14 Show data context
Metal Workers 212 Show data context 5 Show data context
Precious Metals 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Electrical Apparatus 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
Watches, Clocks and Instruments 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
Skins and Leather 22 Show data context 1 Show data context
Textile Workers 7 Show data context 5 Show data context
Textile Goods and Clothing 62 Show data context 70 Show data context
Foods, Drinks, and Tobacco 42 Show data context 24 Show data context
Wood and Furniture 152 Show data context 2 Show data context
Paper, Printing 28 Show data context 4 Show data context
Builders 108 Show data context 0 Show data context
Painters and Decorators 83 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other Materials 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Mixed or Undefined Materials 4 Show data context 1 Show data context
Gas, Water and Electricity 16 Show data context 0 Show data context
Transport and Communication 329 Show data context 13 Show data context
Commerce and Finance 355 Show data context 186 Show data context
Public Administration and Defence 53 Show data context 9 Show data context
Professional Occupations 71 Show data context 233 Show data context
Entertainments and Sport 14 Show data context 8 Show data context
Personal Service 88 Show data context 663 Show data context
Clerks and Draughtsmen 82 Show data context 48 Show data context
Warehousemen 14 Show data context 5 Show data context
Stationary Engine Drivers 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other and Undefined Workers 377 Show data context 10 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, Ripon MB 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: 26th February 2020