Occupation data classified by the Booth main sectors plus sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
Booth-Armstrong Industrial Sectors Male Female
Agriculture 18,881 Show data context 495 Show data context
Mining 150 Show data context 0 Show data context
Building: Management 2,954 Show data context 10 Show data context
Manufacturing 7,069 Show data context 5,780 Show data context
Transport 508 Show data context 15 Show data context
Dealing 2,569 Show data context 596 Show data context
Industrial Service 3,660 Show data context 74 Show data context
Public Service and Professional 1,058 Show data context 398 Show data context
Domestic Service 4,298 Show data context 7,042 Show data context
Property Owning and Independent 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Date: Source:
1841 1841 Census of Great Britain, Occupations, Table [1] , 'Occupation Abstract'

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This data matrix presents a highly simplified version of the 1841 occupational data, using the ten main sectors in the Booth-Armstrong industrial classification. Workers are also classified by sex but not by age.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Hertfordshire County O41area through time | Industry Statistics | Occupation data classified by the Booth main sectors plus sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/12780473/cube/IND_BOOTH1841_SEC

Date accessed: 27th October 2021