Persons of Working Age by Sex & 1931 Occupational Order

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Data for 1931 Sex
1931 Occupational Classification Male Female
Fishermen 0 Show data context
Agriculture 1,311 Show data context 37 Show data context
Mining & Quarrying 4 Show data context
Mine & Quarry Products 1 Show data context
Bricks, Pottery & Glass 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
Chemicals 1 Show data context 1 Show data context
Metal Workers 70 Show data context 0 Show data context
Precious Metals 1 Show data context
Electrical Apparatus 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
Watches, Clocks & Instruments 4 Show data context
Skins & Leather 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
Textile Workers 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Textile Goods & Clothing 17 Show data context 16 Show data context
Foods, Drinks, & Tobacco 54 Show data context 1 Show data context
Wood & Furniture 115 Show data context 0 Show data context
Paper, Bookbinding 0 Show data context 2 Show data context
Printers & Photographers 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
Builders 226 Show data context
Painters & Decorators 22 Show data context
Transport & Communication 220 Show data context 15 Show data context
Commerce & Finance 163 Show data context 42 Show data context
Public Administration & Defence 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
Professional Occupations 63 Show data context 89 Show data context
Entertainments & Sport 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
Personal Service 79 Show data context 463 Show data context
Clerks & Draughtsmen 32 Show data context 21 Show data context
Warehousemen 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Stationary Engine Drivers 7 Show data context
Other & Undefined Workers 161 Show data context
Date: Source:
1931 1931 Census of England and Wales, Occupations, Table 17 , 'Occupations (condensed list) of Males and Females, showing also the total Operatives and the total Out of Work'

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All persons of working age (14 or above in 1931), categorised by gender and the system of 32 occupational 'Orders' used by the 1931 Census of Population. This includes the 'Unoccupied and Retired' who constitute Order 32.


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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Shipston on Stour RD through time | Industry Statistics | Persons of Working Age by Sex & 1931 Occupational Order, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 26th May 2024