Working age population by Sector

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Cambridge Group Industrial Sector 1921 1931 1951
Agriculture 191 Show data context 246 Show data context 194 Show data context
Light Industry 855 Show data context 891 Show data context 1,588 Show data context
Staple Industry 4,372 Show data context 3,820 Show data context 3,343 Show data context
Professional 1,561 Show data context 2,297 Show data context 3,700 Show data context
Unclassified or Unoccupied 410 Show data context 694 Show data context 7,970 Show data context
Date: Source:
1921 1921 Census of England and Wales, County Report, Table 17 , 'Occupations (Condensed list)'
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'
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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Working age population grouped into the four Sectors defined by the Cambridge Group for the History of Population and Social Structure.

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Date accessed: 21st October 2021