Industrial Order (1951) by Sex

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Data for 1951 Sex
1951 Industrial Orders Male Female
Agric., Forest. & Fishing 2,611 Show data context 258 Show data context
Mining & Quarrying 16 Show data context 0 Show data context
Ceramics, Glass, etc. 40 Show data context 0 Show data context
Chemicals & Allied Trades 24 Show data context 2 Show data context
Metal Manufacture 67 Show data context 4 Show data context
Engineering, Shipbldg. & Electrical 378 Show data context 30 Show data context
Vehicles 4,211 Show data context 849 Show data context
Other Metal Goods 61 Show data context 3 Show data context
Precision Instruments, Jewel., etc. 6 Show data context 4 Show data context
Textiles 7 Show data context 2 Show data context
Leather & Fur 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Clothing 25 Show data context 16 Show data context
Food, Drink & Tobacco 140 Show data context 23 Show data context
Manufactures of Wood & Cork 76 Show data context 3 Show data context
Paper & Printing 7 Show data context 5 Show data context
Other Manufacturing 28 Show data context 26 Show data context
Building & Contracting 1,119 Show data context 13 Show data context
Gas, Electricity & Water 112 Show data context 5 Show data context
Transport & Communication 611 Show data context 74 Show data context
Distributive Trades 747 Show data context 347 Show data context
Insurance, Banking & Finance 63 Show data context 10 Show data context
Public Administration & Defence 2,773 Show data context 133 Show data context
Professional Services 320 Show data context 497 Show data context
Miscellaneous Services 826 Show data context 1,207 Show data context
Not Stated & Ill-Defined 11 Show data context 5 Show data context
Date: Source:
1951 1951 Census of England and Wales, Industry, Table 3 , 'Industries (Orders and Selected Units) and Status Aggregates. Occupied Males and Females aged 15 and over', for 'Urban Areas with population of less than 50,000, RD, NT'

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This industrial classification was used in the Industry Reports of both the 1951 Census of England and Wales and the 1951 Census of Scotland, and it is always broken down by gender. The classification is defined in Census 1951: Classification of Industries (London: H.M.S.O., 1952).


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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Winchester RD through time | Industry Statistics | Industrial Order (1951) by Sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 23rd July 2024