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 195 Show data context 15 Show data context
Mining and Quarrying 134 Show data context 10 Show data context
Mine and Quarry Products 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Bricks, Pottery and Glass 33 Show data context 1 Show data context
Chemicals 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Metal Workers 149 Show data context 12 Show data context
Precious Metals 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Electrical Apparatus 80 Show data context 26 Show data context
Watches, Clocks and Instruments 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Skins and Leather 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Textile Workers 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
Textile Goods and Clothing 39 Show data context 27 Show data context
Foods, Drinks, and Tobacco 26 Show data context 3 Show data context
Wood and Furniture 63 Show data context 0 Show data context
Paper, Printing 7 Show data context 6 Show data context
Builders 79 Show data context 0 Show data context
Painters and Decorators 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other Materials 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Mixed or Undefined Materials 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Gas, Water and Electricity 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
Transport and Communication 146 Show data context 13 Show data context
Commerce and Finance 146 Show data context 53 Show data context
Public Administration and Defence 40 Show data context 5 Show data context
Professional Occupations 56 Show data context 74 Show data context
Entertainments and Sport 8 Show data context 2 Show data context
Personal Service 27 Show data context 389 Show data context
Clerks and Draughtsmen 78 Show data context 74 Show data context
Warehousemen 14 Show data context 16 Show data context
Stationary Engine Drivers 21 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other and Undefined Workers 154 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, Huyton With Roby UD 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: 27th January 2022