Industrial Order (1951) by Sex

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Data for 1951 Sex
1951 Industrial Orders Male Female
Agric., Forest. & Fishing 35 Show data context 21 Show data context
Mining & Quarrying 28 Show data context 0 Show data context
Ceramics, Glass, etc. 846 Show data context 21 Show data context
Chemicals & Allied Trades 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Metal Manufacture 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
Engineering, Shipbldg. & Electrical 134 Show data context 6 Show data context
Vehicles 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other Metal Goods 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Precision Instruments, Jewel., etc. 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Textiles 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Leather & Fur 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Clothing 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
Food, Drink & Tobacco 44 Show data context 17 Show data context
Manufactures of Wood & Cork 35 Show data context 4 Show data context
Paper & Printing 1,527 Show data context 638 Show data context
Other Manufacturing 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Building & Contracting 134 Show data context 4 Show data context
Gas, Electricity & Water 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
Transport & Communication 416 Show data context 21 Show data context
Distributive Trades 120 Show data context 101 Show data context
Insurance, Banking & Finance 3 Show data context 2 Show data context
Public Administration & Defence 92 Show data context 14 Show data context
Professional Services 69 Show data context 59 Show data context
Miscellaneous Services 36 Show data context 112 Show data context
Not Stated & Ill-Defined 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Date: Source:
1951 1951 Census of England and Wales, Industry, Table 3 , 'Industries (Orders and Selected Units) and Status Aggregates. Occupied Males and Females aged 15 and over', for 'Urban Areas with population of less than 50,000, RD, NT'

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This industrial classification was used in the Industry Reports of both the 1951 Census of England and Wales and the 1951 Census of Scotland, and it is always broken down by gender. The classification is defined in Census 1951: Classification of Industries (London: H.M.S.O., 1952).


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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Swanscombe UD through time | Industry Statistics | Industrial Order (1951) by Sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 24th April 2024