Occupation data classified into the 24 1881 'Orders', plus sex

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Data for 1881 Sex
1881 Occupational Orders Male Female
General/Local Government 5 Show data context 4 Show data context
Defence of the country 17 Show data context 1 Show data context
Professionals 12 Show data context 26 Show data context
Domestic Service or Offices 26 Show data context 204 Show data context
Commercial Occupations 2 Show data context
Conveyance of men, goods and messages 74 Show data context
Agriculture 403 Show data context 10 Show data context
Animals 65 Show data context
Workers and Dealers in House, Furniture and Decorations 53 Show data context
Workers and Dealers in Ships and Boats 29 Show data context
Workers and Dealers in Chemicals and Compounds 2 Show data context
Workers and Dealers in Food and Lodging 38 Show data context 16 Show data context
Workers and Dealers in Textile Fabrics 4 Show data context 14 Show data context
Workers and Dealers in Dress 23 Show data context 61 Show data context
Workers and Dealers in Various Animal Substances 2 Show data context
Workers and Dealers in Various Mineral Substances 49 Show data context
Workers and Dealers in General or Unspecified Commodities 23 Show data context 2 Show data context
Workers and Dealers in Refuse Matters 1 Show data context
Persons without Specified Occupations 12 Show data context 331 Show data context
Unknown Occupation 1 Show data context 391 Show data context
Date: Source:
1881 1881 Census of England and Wales, Ages, Table 10 , 'Occupations of Males and Females in the Division and its Registration Counties'

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This data matrix presents simplified version of the 1881 occupational data, using the 24 'Orders' used in the published reports for 1881, plus an 'Unknown' category. Many of these categories combine 'Workers and Dealers' in different commodities, so it is impossible to distinguish workers in manufacturing and services.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Lerrin SubD through time | Industry Statistics | Occupation data classified into the 24 1881 'Orders', plus sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10583998/cube/OCC_ORDER1881

Date accessed: 13th April 2021