Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1911 Occupational Order

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Data for 1911 Sex
1911 Occupational Classification Male Female
Government 908 Show data context 117 Show data context
Defence 136 Show data context
Professional Occupations 1,476 Show data context 1,168 Show data context
Domestic Services 590 Show data context 6,590 Show data context
Commercial Occupations 2,577 Show data context 470 Show data context
Transport 2,016 Show data context 49 Show data context
Agriculture 434 Show data context 10 Show data context
Mines and Quarries 53 Show data context 1 Show data context
Metals, Machines 1,070 Show data context 26 Show data context
Jewelry, Instruments 329 Show data context 34 Show data context
Building 1,935 Show data context
Wood, Furniture 405 Show data context 29 Show data context
Brick, Cement 49 Show data context 7 Show data context
Chemicals 180 Show data context 8 Show data context
Skins, Leather 87 Show data context 9 Show data context
Paper, Prints 403 Show data context 61 Show data context
Textile Fabrics 339 Show data context 261 Show data context
Dress 671 Show data context 1,006 Show data context
Food, Drink 1,629 Show data context 546 Show data context
Gas, Water 173 Show data context 1 Show data context
Other and Undefined 636 Show data context 86 Show data context
Unoccupied 3,716 Show data context 19,298 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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Date accessed: 11th July 2020