1911 Census of England and Wales, Census Returns of England and Wales, 1911, giving details of Areas, Houses, Families or separate occupiers, and Population:- Occupations and Industries, Part I, Table 15 A : " Grouped occupations of Males and Females aged 10 years and upwards, in Administrative Counties, County Boroughs, Metropolitan Boroughs, Urban Districts of which the population exceeded 5,000 persons, aggregates of other Urban Districts, and aggregates of Rural Districts; also proportion per 1,000 of unmarried, married, widowed, and of married and widowed women engaged in occupations, and proportion of female domestic servants to separate occupiers or families, 1911 - Males".

List Wales Dep Glamorgan AdmC
Occupation Males
Total Occupied or Unoccupied. 445,757 Show data context
Retired or Unoccupied. 62,575 Show data context
Engaged in occupations (Orders I-XXII). 383,182 Show data context
I. General or Local Government. 5,047 Show data context
II. Defence of the Country. 611 Show data context
III. Professional Occupations and their Subordinate Services. 9,622 Show data context
IV. 2. Domestic Outdoor Service. 2,234 Show data context
IV. 1, 3. Domestic Indoor and Other Service. 2,037 Show data context
V. 1, 3, 4. Merchants, Agents, Accountants; Banking, etc.; Insurance. 8,058 Show data context
V. 2. Commercial or Business Clerks. 7,828 Show data context
VI. Conveyance of Men, Goods, and Messages: On Railways. 15,677 Show data context
VI. Conveyance of Men, Goods, and Messages: On Roads. 8,509 Show data context
VI. Conveyance of Men, Goods, and Messages: On Seas, Rivers, and Canals. 9,422 Show data context
VI. Conveyance of Men, Goods, and Messages: Dock Labourers, Wharf Labourers, Coalheavers; Coal--Porters, Labourers. 9,375 Show data context
VI. Conveyance of Men, Goods, and Messages: Messengers, Porters, Watchmen (not Railway or Government). 3,646 Show data context
VI. Conveyance of Men, Goods, and Messages: Others in Conveyance of Men, Goods, and Messages. 1,747 Show data context
VII. Agriculture - On Farms, Woods, and Gardens. 9,489 Show data context
IX. 1. Coal and Shale Mine - Workers (including Mine Service). 146,111 Show data context
IX. 1. Others working in and about, and in the products of, Mines and Quarries. 3,557 Show data context
X. 3. General Engineering, and Machine Making. 14,840 Show data context
X. 1, 2, 5-8. Iron, Steel, etc. Manufacture; Tools; Dies, etc.; Arms; Misc. Metal Trades. 24,993 Show data context
X. 4. Electrical Apparatus. 1,576 Show data context
X. 9. Ships and Boats. 3,117 Show data context
X. 10. Cycles, Coaches, and other Vehicles. 2,794 Show data context
XI. Precious Metals, Jewels, Watches, Instruments, and Games. 1,106 Show data context
XII. Building, and Works of Construction. 26,441 Show data context
XIII. Wood, Furniture, Fittings, and Decorations. 3,921 Show data context
XIV. 1. Brick, Plain Tile, Terra-Cotta - Makers. 1,031 Show data context
XIV. 1. Earthenware, China, Porcelain, Glass - Manufacture. 113 Show data context
XV. Chemicals, Explosives, Oil, Grease, Soap, etc. 1,485 Show data context
XVI. 1, 2. Skins, Leather, Saddlery, and Harness. 498 Show data context
XVII. 2. Printers and Lithographers. 1,343 Show data context
XVII. 1, 2. Others in Paper, Prints, Books, and Stationery (excluding Stationers, Booksellers, Publishers, Newspaper Agents, and other Dealers). 406 Show data context
XVIII. 1-5. Textile Manufactures. 232 Show data context
XVIII. 6. Textile Bleaching, Printing, Dyeing, etc. 48 Show data context
XIX. 1. Tailors. 2,125 Show data context
XIX. 1. Boot, Shoe, Slipper, Patten, Clog - Makers. 2,061 Show data context
XIX. 1. Other Workers in Dress. 1,467 Show data context
XVIII. 7. Drapers, Linen Drapers, Mercers. XIX. 1. Dealers in Dress. 3,893 Show data context
XX. Food, Tobacco, Drink, and Lodging. 21,156 Show data context
XXII. 5. General Labourers; Factory Labourers (undefined). 7,126 Show data context
All Other Occupations. 18,440 Show data context

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