Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1921 Occupational Order

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Data for 1921 Sex
1921 Occupational Classification Male Female
Fishermen 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Agriculture 2,425 Show data context 101 Show data context
Mining and Quarrying 27 Show data context 0 Show data context
Mine and Quarry Products 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Bricks, Pottery and Glass 46 Show data context 1 Show data context
Chemicals 14 Show data context 4 Show data context
Metal Workers 368 Show data context 15 Show data context
Precious Metals 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Electrical Apparatus 41 Show data context 2 Show data context
Watches, Clocks and Instruments 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
Skins and Leather 71 Show data context 2 Show data context
Textile Workers 8 Show data context 6 Show data context
Textile Goods and Clothing 70 Show data context 136 Show data context
Foods, Drinks, and Tobacco 78 Show data context 7 Show data context
Wood and Furniture 469 Show data context 0 Show data context
Paper, Printing 38 Show data context 10 Show data context
Builders 487 Show data context 2 Show data context
Painters and Decorators 166 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other Materials 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
Mixed or Undefined Materials 5 Show data context 1 Show data context
Gas, Water and Electricity 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
Transport and Communication 611 Show data context 22 Show data context
Commerce and Finance 479 Show data context 156 Show data context
Public Administration and Defence 174 Show data context 42 Show data context
Professional Occupations 378 Show data context 226 Show data context
Entertainments and Sport 38 Show data context 8 Show data context
Personal Service 320 Show data context 1,977 Show data context
Clerks and Draughtsmen 134 Show data context 115 Show data context
Warehousemen 39 Show data context 8 Show data context
Stationary Engine Drivers 37 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other and Undefined Workers 570 Show data context 5 Show data context
Date: Source:
1921 1921 Census of England and Wales, County Report, Table 17 , 'Occupations (Condensed list)'

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All persons of working age (12 or above in 1921), categorised by gender and the system of 31 occupational 'Orders' used by the 1921 Census of Population (we exclude Order 32 which covered the retired or otherwise unoccupied).

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Hambledon RD through time | Industry Statistics | Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1921 Occupational Order, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 29th March 2020