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 1,122 Show data context 240 Show data context
Mining 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Building: Management 117 Show data context 0 Show data context
Manufacturing 237 Show data context 2 Show data context
Transport 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
Dealing 25 Show data context 4 Show data context
Industrial Service 49 Show data context 24 Show data context
Public Service and Professional 18 Show data context 7 Show data context
Domestic Service 53 Show data context 455 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, Nairn 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/12782445/cube/IND_BOOTH1841_SEC

Date accessed: 24th October 2020