Industrial Order (1951) by Sex

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Data for 1951 Sex
1951 Industrial Orders Male Female
Agric., Forest. & Fishing 1,968 Show data context 333 Show data context
Mining & Quarrying 1,987 Show data context 222 Show data context
Ceramics, Glass, etc. 1,584 Show data context 206 Show data context
Chemicals & Allied Trades 2,256 Show data context 865 Show data context
Metal Manufacture 923 Show data context 84 Show data context
Engineering, Shipbldg. & Electrical 8,998 Show data context 1,554 Show data context
Vehicles 5,563 Show data context 666 Show data context
Other Metal Goods 2,159 Show data context 723 Show data context
Precision Instruments, Jewel., etc. 624 Show data context 243 Show data context
Textiles 590 Show data context 1,130 Show data context
Leather & Fur 378 Show data context 179 Show data context
Clothing 1,397 Show data context 2,334 Show data context
Food, Drink & Tobacco 10,883 Show data context 6,704 Show data context
Manufactures of Wood & Cork 3,260 Show data context 542 Show data context
Paper & Printing 5,553 Show data context 4,636 Show data context
Other Manufacturing 3,273 Show data context 1,499 Show data context
Building & Contracting 14,803 Show data context 1,003 Show data context
Gas, Electricity & Water 3,248 Show data context 332 Show data context
Transport & Communication 19,017 Show data context 3,016 Show data context
Distributive Trades 16,591 Show data context 15,363 Show data context
Insurance, Banking & Finance 4,026 Show data context 2,625 Show data context
Public Administration & Defence 13,882 Show data context 5,580 Show data context
Professional Services 9,477 Show data context 15,227 Show data context
Miscellaneous Services 7,510 Show data context 14,710 Show data context
Not Stated & Ill-Defined 195 Show data context 121 Show data context
Date: Source:
1951 1951 Census of Scotland, Occupations, Table 13 , 'Industry of Occupied Population by place of work', for 'Cities, Counties and Large Burghs'

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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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Date accessed: 19th July 2024