Persons of Working Age by Sex & 1951 Occupational Order

No chart.

Data for 1951 Sex
1951 Occupational Classification Male Female
Fishermen 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Agriculture 1,165 Show data context 109 Show data context
Mining & Quarrying 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
Ceramics, Glass, Cement, etc 8 Show data context 1 Show data context
Coal, Gas, Chemicals 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Metal Manufacturing, Engineering 179 Show data context 17 Show data context
Textiles 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Leather, Fur 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
Textile Goods, Dress 2 Show data context 18 Show data context
Food, Drink, Tobacco 27 Show data context 9 Show data context
Wood, Cane & Cork 76 Show data context 0 Show data context
Paper, Printing 5 Show data context 1 Show data context
Other Products 3 Show data context 3 Show data context
Building 260 Show data context 0 Show data context
Painters & Decorators 31 Show data context 1 Show data context
Administrators, Directors, Managers 57 Show data context 3 Show data context
Transport 170 Show data context 23 Show data context
Commerce, Finance 148 Show data context 102 Show data context
Professional, Technical 99 Show data context 90 Show data context
Defence 43 Show data context 2 Show data context
Entertainment & Sport 13 Show data context 1 Show data context
Personal Service 75 Show data context 349 Show data context
Clerks, Typists, etc 50 Show data context 83 Show data context
Warehousemen, Storekeepers, etc. 30 Show data context 11 Show data context
Stationery Engine Drivers, Stokers 23 Show data context 0 Show data context
Workers in Unskilled Occupations 105 Show data context 46 Show data context
Other & Undefined 7 Show data context 1 Show data context
Retired or Not Gainfully Occupied 510 Show data context 2,549 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'

This website exists to help people doing personal research projects on particular areas within a locality. So long as you are using our data for only a small number of units, you are not making money out of what you are doing, and you are not systematically re-publishing our data, you do not need to request permission from us, but you do need to acknowledge us as your source with the wording:

"This work is based on data provided through www.VisionofBritain.org.uk and uses historical material which is copyright of the Great Britain Historical GIS Project and the University of Portsmouth".

Where the above statement is included in a web page or similar online resource, the reference to "www.VisionofBritain.org.uk" must be a working hyperlink.

nCube definition


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.


How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Shipston on Stour RD through time | Industry Statistics | Persons of Working Age by Sex & 1951 Occupational Order, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: https://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10061921/cube/OCC_ORD1951

Date accessed: 26th May 2024