Working age population by Sector

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Cambridge Group Industrial Sector 1921 1931 1951
Agriculture 269 Show data context 318 Show data context 372 Show data context
Light Industry 1,404 Show data context 1,824 Show data context 2,695 Show data context
Staple Industry 2,469 Show data context 2,217 Show data context 1,764 Show data context
Professional 1,561 Show data context 1,945 Show data context 2,312 Show data context
Unclassified or Unoccupied 233 Show data context 475 Show data context 4,822 Show data context
Date: Source:
1921 1921 Census of England and Wales, County Report, Table 17 , 'Occupations (Condensed list)'
1931 1931 Census of England and Wales, Occupations, Table 17 , 'Occupations (condensed list) of Males and Females, showing also the total Operatives and the total Out of Work'
1951 1951 Census of England and Wales, Occupations, Table 21 , 'Selected Occupations with Status Aggregates - abridged analysis', for 'Con divisions and sub-divisions, Urban Areas with population of less than 50,000, RD, NT'

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Working age population grouped into the four Sectors defined by the Cambridge Group for the History of Population and Social Structure.

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Date accessed: 21st October 2021