Persons of Working Age by Sex & 1921 Occupational Order

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Data for 1921 Sex
1921 Occupational Classification Male Female
Fishermen 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Agriculture 535 Show data context 23 Show data context
Mining & Quarrying 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
Mine & Quarry Products 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Bricks, Pottery & Glass 30 Show data context 0 Show data context
Chemicals 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Metal Workers 53 Show data context 4 Show data context
Precious Metals 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Electrical Apparatus 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
Watches, Clocks & Instruments 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Skins & Leather 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Textile Workers 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Textile Goods & Clothing 30 Show data context 15 Show data context
Foods, Drinks, & Tobacco 37 Show data context 6 Show data context
Wood & Furniture 89 Show data context 0 Show data context
Paper, Printing 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
Builders 116 Show data context 0 Show data context
Painters & Decorators 23 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other Materials 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Mixed or Undefined Materials 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Gas, Water & Electricity 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Transport & Communication 123 Show data context 7 Show data context
Commerce & Finance 98 Show data context 49 Show data context
Public Administration & Defence 17 Show data context 9 Show data context
Professional Occupations 29 Show data context 51 Show data context
Entertainments & Sport 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
Personal Service 40 Show data context 243 Show data context
Clerks & Draughtsmen 26 Show data context 12 Show data context
Warehousemen 5 Show data context 1 Show data context
Stationary Engine Drivers 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other & Undefined Workers 95 Show data context 2 Show data context
Date: Source:
1921 1921 Census of England and Wales, County Report, Table 17 , 'Occupations (Condensed list)'

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All persons of working age (12 or above in 1921), categorised by gender and the system of 31 occupational 'Orders' used by the 1921 Census of Population (we exclude Order 32 which covered the retired or otherwise unoccupied).


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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Shipston on Stour RD through time | Industry Statistics | Persons of Working Age by Sex & 1921 Occupational Order, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 26th May 2024