Able-bodied male paupers: reason for granting outdoor relief

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Date: Source:
1884 - 1911 Local Government Board, Poor Law Returns to Parliament from 1871 onwards (HMSO) ,

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From 1884 onwards, The reports of the Local Government Board sub-divided their counts of able-bodied male paupers on outdoor relief into those relieved because of sickness and those relieved "for other causes". The main "other cause" was probably unemployment. Note that able-bodied female paupers were instead categorised into wives and widows.


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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Pewsey RegD/PLU through time | Work & Poverty Statistics | Able-bodied male paupers: reason for granting outdoor relief, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: https://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10139521/cube/PAUPER_OUT_ABM_CAUSE

Date accessed: 12th July 2024