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 2,079 Show data context 356 Show data context
Mining and Quarrying 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
Ceramics, Glass, Cement, etc 8 Show data context 27 Show data context
Coal, Gas, Chemicals 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Metal Manufacturing, Engineering 462 Show data context 23 Show data context
Textiles 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
Leather, Fur 9 Show data context 1 Show data context
Textile Goods, Dress 7 Show data context 34 Show data context
Food, Drink, Tobacco 53 Show data context 27 Show data context
Wood, Cane and Cork 122 Show data context 8 Show data context
Paper, Printing 12 Show data context 8 Show data context
Other Products 11 Show data context 37 Show data context
Building 420 Show data context 1 Show data context
Painters and Decorators 80 Show data context 8 Show data context
Administrators, Directors, Managers 83 Show data context 10 Show data context
Transport 364 Show data context 44 Show data context
Commerce, Finance 244 Show data context 170 Show data context
Professional, Technical 190 Show data context 124 Show data context
Defence 889 Show data context 8 Show data context
Entertainment and Sport 10 Show data context 8 Show data context
Personal Service 128 Show data context 498 Show data context
Clerks, Typists, etc 128 Show data context 275 Show data context
Warehousemen, Storekeepers, etc. 61 Show data context 23 Show data context
Stationery Engine Drivers, Stokers 50 Show data context 1 Show data context
Workers in Unskilled Occupations 196 Show data context 203 Show data context
Other and Undefined 31 Show data context 12 Show data context
Retired or Not Gainfully Occupied 754 Show data context 4,232 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, Pershore RD 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: 21st October 2021