Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1911 Occupational Order

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Data for 1911 Sex
1911 Occupational Classification Male Female
Government 383 Show data context 95 Show data context
Defence 34 Show data context
Professional Occupations 685 Show data context 674 Show data context
Domestic Services 1,197 Show data context 4,073 Show data context
Commercial Occupations 565 Show data context 85 Show data context
Transport 1,843 Show data context 24 Show data context
Agriculture 6,170 Show data context 1,300 Show data context
Mines and Quarries 563 Show data context 3 Show data context
Metals, Machines 958 Show data context 44 Show data context
Jewelry, Instruments 83 Show data context 17 Show data context
Building 2,071 Show data context 2 Show data context
Wood, Furniture 638 Show data context 40 Show data context
Brick, Cement 18 Show data context 7 Show data context
Chemicals 235 Show data context 46 Show data context
Skins, Leather 89 Show data context 36 Show data context
Paper, Prints 437 Show data context 208 Show data context
Textile Fabrics 509 Show data context 560 Show data context
Dress 938 Show data context 1,109 Show data context
Food, Drink 1,309 Show data context 1,145 Show data context
Gas, Water 188 Show data context
Other and Undefined 1,132 Show data context 87 Show data context
Unoccupied 4,263 Show data context 18,333 Show data context
Date: Source:
1911 1911 Census of England and Wales, Occupations Vol 2, Table 13 , 'Occupations (Condensed List) of Males and Females at ages 10 years and upwards; in England and Wales, the aggregates of Urban and Rural Districts respectively in England and Wales, Administrative Counties, County Boroughs, Metropolitan Boroughs, Urban Districts of which the population exceeded 50,000 persons, and the aggregates of Rural Districts in Administrative Counties, 1911'

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All males and females at ages 10 years and upwards, categorised by gender and the system of 23 occupational 'Orders' used by the 1911 Census of Population (which here include 'Without Specified Occupations or Unoccupied' as Order 23). Note that a breakdown by age as well as sex and occupation is also available.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Westmorland AdmC through time | Industry Statistics | Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1911 Occupational Order, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 29th November 2021