Census Unemployment by Sex

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Data for 1931 Sex
Census Unemployment Male Female
In employment 16,300 Show data context 6,058 Show data context
Self-employed
Unemployed 4,148 Show data context 615 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
Census Unemployment Male Female
In employment 21,793 Show data context 8,092 Show data context
Self-employed 927 Show data context 321 Show data context
Unemployed 284 Show data context 111 Show data context
Date: Source:
1931 1931 Census of England and Wales, Occupations, Table 16 , 'Occupations of Males and Females, showing also total Operatives and the total Out of Work'
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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Numbers unemployed as recorded by the Census of Population.

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Date accessed: 12th August 2020