Census Unemployment by Sex

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Data for 1931 Sex
Census Unemployment Male Female
In employment 53,201 Show data context 22,471 Show data context
Self-employed
Unemployed 4,537 Show data context 1,120 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
Census Unemployment Male Female
In employment 86,521 Show data context 32,898 Show data context
Self-employed 5,488 Show data context 1,440 Show data context
Unemployed 972 Show data context 549 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: 27th May 2022