Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1911 Occupational Order

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Data for 1911 Sex
1911 Occupational Classification Male Female
Government 550 Show data context 205 Show data context
Defence 24 Show data context
Professional Occupations 955 Show data context 996 Show data context
Domestic Services 792 Show data context 4,428 Show data context
Commercial Occupations 2,842 Show data context 671 Show data context
Transport 1,797 Show data context 57 Show data context
Agriculture 1,116 Show data context 71 Show data context
Mines and Quarries 154 Show data context 1 Show data context
Metals, Machines 6,452 Show data context 1,023 Show data context
Jewelry, Instruments 548 Show data context 89 Show data context
Building 2,073 Show data context 2 Show data context
Wood, Furniture 593 Show data context 108 Show data context
Brick, Cement 175 Show data context 29 Show data context
Chemicals 326 Show data context 113 Show data context
Skins, Leather 145 Show data context 69 Show data context
Paper, Prints 565 Show data context 518 Show data context
Textile Fabrics 220 Show data context 190 Show data context
Dress 562 Show data context 891 Show data context
Food, Drink 2,582 Show data context 2,869 Show data context
Gas, Water 141 Show data context
Other and Undefined 838 Show data context 152 Show data context
Unoccupied 5,370 Show data context 23,122 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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Date accessed: 04th December 2021