Farmworkers, as reported by the Agricultural Census

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Agricultural Census Categories for Farmworkers in 1950 1950
Regular, Male, 65 and over 554 Show data context
Regular, Male, 21 to 65 7,818 Show data context
Regular, Male, 18 to 21 721 Show data context
Regular, Male, Under 18 584 Show data context
Regular, Female 2,005 Show data context
Womens Land Army 62 Show data context
Casual, Male, 21 and over 1,679 Show data context
Casual, Male, Under 21 280 Show data context
Casual, Female 2,071 Show data context
Date: Source:
1950 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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In 1950, the Agricultural Census classified farmworkers into regular workers or casuals, into men and women and, for male workers, by age. Workers from the Women's Land Army were listed as an additional category.

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Date accessed: 28th January 2022