1931 Census of England and Wales, Occupation Tables, Table 17 : " Occupations (condensed list) of Males and Females, showing also the total Operatives and the total Out of Work".

List West Riding AdmC Wakefield CB/MB  
Occupation Persons
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MALES: Total, all ages. 28,916 Show data context
Total, aged 14 years and over. 22,414 Show data context
I-XXXI Occupied, 14 years and over. 19,657 Show data context
Operatives (in work). 15,474 Show data context
Out of work (all classes). 2,175 Show data context
XXXII Unoccupied and retired, 14 years and over. 2,757 Show data context
I Fishermen. 1 Show data context
II Agricultural occupations. 280 Show data context
  011 Farmers. 21 Show data context
  013, 030 Gardeners and their labourers. 134 Show data context
  020-3 Agricultural labourers. 108 Show data context
III Mining and quarrying occupations. 3,056 Show data context
IV Makers of coal, gas, lime, etc. 28 Show data context
V Makers of bricks, pottery, glass. 133 Show data context
VI Workers in chemicals, paints, etc. 32 Show data context
VII Metal workers. 2,569 Show data context
  150-9 Foundry workers (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 511 Show data context
  160 Smiths, etc. (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 166 Show data context
  170 Metal machinists (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 338 Show data context
  180-9 Fitters, mechanical engineers, etc. (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 761 Show data context
VIII Workers in precious metals. 4 Show data context
IX Electrical apparatus makers, fitters. 211 Show data context
X Makers of watches, clocks, etc. 21 Show data context
XI Workers in skins; leather goods makers. 26 Show data context
XII Textile workers. 753 Show data context
XIII Makers of textile goods and articles of dress. 216 Show data context
  344 Tailors (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 40 Show data context
  352-6 Boot, shoe and clog makers (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 102 Show data context
XIV (1) Makers of foods. 160 Show data context
XIV (2,3) Makers of drinks. 78 Show data context
XIV (4) Makers of tobacco. 0 Show data context
XV Workers in wood and furniture. 572 Show data context
  414 Carpenters (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 303 Show data context
  424, 5 Wood carvers and turners (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 31 Show data context
XVI Paper workers, bookbinders, etc. 23 Show data context
XVII Printers and photographers. 144 Show data context
XVIII Builders, bricklayers, etc. 936 Show data context
  484, 490 Bricklayers and masons (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 180 Show data context
XIX Painters and decorators, etc. 279 Show data context
XX-XXI Workers in miscellaneous materials. 93 Show data context
XXII (1) Railway transport workers. 1,038 Show data context
XXII (2) Road transport workers. 1,086 Show data context
XXII (3, 4) Water and other transport workers. 459 Show data context
  658-9 Messengers and porters. 247 Show data context
XXIII Commercial and financial occupations. 1,934 Show data context
  670-85 Proprietors and managers of retail businesses. 609 Show data context
  700-716 Shop assistants in retail businesses. 529 Show data context
XXIV Public administration and defence. 344 Show data context
XXV Professional occupations. 581 Show data context
  800-1 Teachers. 116 Show data context
XXVI Persons professionally engaged in entertainments, etc. 126 Show data context
XXVII Persons engaged in personal service. 518 Show data context
XXVIII Clerks, draughtsmen, typists. 1,252 Show data context
XXIX Warehousemen, packers. 357 Show data context
XXX Stationary engine drivers, etc. 284 Show data context
XXXI Other and undefined workers. 2,063 Show data context
  920-930 General and undefined labourers. 1,235 Show data context
  940 Unskilled workers in factories, works, etc. 629 Show data context
FEMALES: Total, all ages. 30,206 Show data context
Total, aged 14 years and over. 23,809 Show data context
I-XXXI Occupied, 14 years and over. 7,415 Show data context
  Operatives (in work). 6,439 Show data context
  Out of work (all classes). 473 Show data context
XXXII Unoccupied and retired, 14 years and over. 16,394 Show data context
I to XI Total of orders I to XI. 67 Show data context
II Agricultural occupations (010-039). 18 Show data context
V Makers of bricks, pottery, glass (090-108). 1 Show data context
VI Workers in chemicals and paints, etc. (110-128). 4 Show data context
VII Metal workers (130-238). 22 Show data context
IX Electrical apparatus makers, fitters (250-269). 1 Show data context
XI Workers in skins; leather goods makers (280-298). 12 Show data context
XII Textile workers. 2,008 Show data context
XIII Makers of textile goods and articles of dress. 411 Show data context
  344 Tailoresses (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 101 Show data context
  345 Dress and blouse makers (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 90 Show data context
  347-8, 360-8 Embroiderers, milliners, sewers, etc. (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 174 Show data context
XIV Makers of foods, drinks, tobacco. 68 Show data context
  370-8 Makers of foods. 64 Show data context
XV Workers in wood and furniture. 13 Show data context
XVI Paper workers, bookbinders. 52 Show data context
XVII Printers and photographers. 55 Show data context
XVIII-XXI Total of orders XVIII to XXI (builders, painters and decorators, other and mixed products). 9 Show data context
XXII Transport workers. 42 Show data context
  654-6 Telegraph and telephone operators (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 22 Show data context
XXIII Commercial and financial occupations. 803 Show data context
  670-85 Proprietors and managers of retail businesses. 168 Show data context
  700-716 Shop assistants in retail businesses. 531 Show data context
XXIV Public administration and defence. 3 Show data context
XXV Professional occupations. 682 Show data context
  790-99 Midwives, nurses, etc. 349 Show data context
  800-1 Teachers. 302 Show data context
XXVI Persons professionally engaged in entertainments, etc. 34 Show data context
XXVII Persons engaged in personal service. 2,060 Show data context
  850 Domestic servants. 1,340 Show data context
  862 Lodging and boarding house keepers. 52 Show data context
  864-5 Innkeepers, barmaids, etc. 70 Show data context
  866 Waiters/Waitresses. 56 Show data context
  870 Laundry workers. 97 Show data context
  874 Charwomen. 235 Show data context
XXVIII Clerks, typists, etc. 517 Show data context
XXIX Warehousewomen, packers. 203 Show data context
XXX-XXI Total of orders XXX and XXXI (Stationary engine drivers, other and undefined workers). 388 Show data context
  940 Unskilled workers in factories, works, etc. 345 Show data context

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