Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1911 Occupational Order

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Data for 1911 Sex
1911 Occupational Classification Male Female
Government 352 Show data context 46 Show data context
Defence 13 Show data context
Professional Occupations 606 Show data context 611 Show data context
Domestic Services 230 Show data context 1,830 Show data context
Commercial Occupations 1,194 Show data context 118 Show data context
Transport 2,608 Show data context 22 Show data context
Agriculture 222 Show data context 26 Show data context
Mines and Quarries 12,267 Show data context 230 Show data context
Metals, Machines 3,283 Show data context 47 Show data context
Jewelry, Instruments 93 Show data context 16 Show data context
Building 1,815 Show data context 1 Show data context
Wood, Furniture 327 Show data context 49 Show data context
Brick, Cement 103 Show data context 30 Show data context
Chemicals 180 Show data context 25 Show data context
Skins, Leather 60 Show data context 11 Show data context
Paper, Prints 204 Show data context 120 Show data context
Textile Fabrics 1,275 Show data context 6,401 Show data context
Dress 828 Show data context 2,212 Show data context
Food, Drink 1,900 Show data context 1,152 Show data context
Gas, Water 304 Show data context
Other and Undefined 1,181 Show data context 125 Show data context
Unoccupied 4,310 Show data context 22,076 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, Wigan CB/MB 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: 18th September 2020