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 13,131 Show data context 1,176 Show data context
Mining 625 Show data context 1 Show data context
Building: Management 1,049 Show data context 1 Show data context
Manufacturing 2,975 Show data context 388 Show data context
Transport 453 Show data context 5 Show data context
Dealing 587 Show data context 139 Show data context
Industrial Service 672 Show data context 46 Show data context
Public Service and Professional 629 Show data context 61 Show data context
Domestic Service 1,176 Show data context 4,653 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.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Argyll 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/12781910/cube/IND_BOOTH1841_SEC

Date accessed: 01st July 2022