Available Themes



How people made their living: identifying farming communities, pit villages, mill towns and so on.
Social Structure

Social Structure

Social class and socio-economic groups. Concentrations of professionals, and of unskilled labourers.

Preferred Name:
Unit Type:
1841 Occupation reporting area
Date created:
Date abolished:
Unit ID:
1841 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Occupation Abstract'.


This ad hoc reporting unit covers the whole of the county with the exception of those towns for which detailed occupational data were published by the 1841 census.

Alternative names

We know of no alternate names.

Unit associations

We know of no associations with other units.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
PERTHSHIRE Scottish County     1841 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Occupation Abstract'.

Boundary changes

We know of no boundary changes affecting this unit.

Lower level units

We know of no units which were contained within this unit.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Perth County O41area through time | Census tables with data for the 1841 Occupation reporting area, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: https://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/12782500

Date accessed: 25th July 2024