Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1951 Occupational Order

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Data for 1951 Sex
1951 Occupational Classification Male Female
Fishermen 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Agriculture 161 Show data context 10 Show data context
Mining and Quarrying 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Ceramics, Glass, Cement, etc 20 Show data context 4 Show data context
Coal, Gas, Chemicals 51 Show data context 10 Show data context
Metal Manufacturing, Engineering 376 Show data context 8 Show data context
Textiles 4 Show data context 1 Show data context
Leather, Fur 7 Show data context 7 Show data context
Textile Goods, Dress 10 Show data context 33 Show data context
Food, Drink, Tobacco 144 Show data context 10 Show data context
Wood, Cane and Cork 119 Show data context 7 Show data context
Paper, Printing 59 Show data context 26 Show data context
Other Products 18 Show data context 28 Show data context
Building 148 Show data context 1 Show data context
Painters and Decorators 81 Show data context 3 Show data context
Administrators, Directors, Managers 69 Show data context 5 Show data context
Transport 267 Show data context 25 Show data context
Commerce, Finance 235 Show data context 144 Show data context
Professional, Technical 119 Show data context 92 Show data context
Defence 58 Show data context 8 Show data context
Entertainment and Sport 7 Show data context 11 Show data context
Personal Service 112 Show data context 311 Show data context
Clerks, Typists, etc 130 Show data context 241 Show data context
Warehousemen, Storekeepers, etc. 89 Show data context 100 Show data context
Stationery Engine Drivers, Stokers 41 Show data context 0 Show data context
Workers in Unskilled Occupations 261 Show data context 135 Show data context
Other and Undefined 20 Show data context 12 Show data context
Retired or Not Gainfully Occupied 424 Show data context 2,151 Show data context
Date: Source:
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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All persons of working age (15 or above in 1951), categorised by gender and the system of 28 occupational 'Orders' used by the 1951 Census of Population. This includes the 'Unoccupied and Retired' who constitute Order 28.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Ware UD through time | Industry Statistics | Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1951 Occupational Order, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 23rd January 2022