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 8,000 Show data context 831 Show data context
Mining 8,540 Show data context 206 Show data context
Building: Management 2,514 Show data context 2 Show data context
Manufacturing 12,191 Show data context 5,341 Show data context
Transport 894 Show data context 20 Show data context
Dealing 1,786 Show data context 428 Show data context
Industrial Service 5,920 Show data context 92 Show data context
Public Service and Professional 701 Show data context 74 Show data context
Domestic Service 1,453 Show data context 5,691 Show data context
Property Owning and Independent 24 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.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Lanark 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/12782366/cube/IND_BOOTH1841_SEC

Date accessed: 03rd July 2022