Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1951 Occupational Order

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Data for 1951 Sex
1951 Occupational Classification Male Female
Fishermen 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
Agriculture 423 Show data context 43 Show data context
Mining and Quarrying 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Ceramics, Glass, Cement, etc 60 Show data context 4 Show data context
Coal, Gas, Chemicals 30 Show data context 4 Show data context
Metal Manufacturing, Engineering 330 Show data context 9 Show data context
Textiles 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Leather, Fur 7 Show data context 1 Show data context
Textile Goods, Dress 7 Show data context 20 Show data context
Food, Drink, Tobacco 16 Show data context 17 Show data context
Wood, Cane and Cork 121 Show data context 2 Show data context
Paper, Printing 10 Show data context 17 Show data context
Other Products 11 Show data context 7 Show data context
Building 313 Show data context 0 Show data context
Painters and Decorators 84 Show data context 1 Show data context
Administrators, Directors, Managers 111 Show data context 12 Show data context
Transport 233 Show data context 26 Show data context
Commerce, Finance 315 Show data context 148 Show data context
Professional, Technical 225 Show data context 113 Show data context
Defence 72 Show data context 14 Show data context
Entertainment and Sport 9 Show data context 3 Show data context
Personal Service 85 Show data context 474 Show data context
Clerks, Typists, etc 198 Show data context 214 Show data context
Warehousemen, Storekeepers, etc. 25 Show data context 10 Show data context
Stationery Engine Drivers, Stokers 28 Show data context 0 Show data context
Workers in Unskilled Occupations 234 Show data context 21 Show data context
Other and Undefined 12 Show data context 5 Show data context
Retired or Not Gainfully Occupied 479 Show data context 2,935 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, Neston 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: 28th October 2021