1951 Census of England and Wales, Occupation Tables (Laid before Parliament pursuant to Section 4 (1), Census Act, 1920), Table 21 : " Selected Occupations with Status Aggregates - abridged analysis for Con divisions and sub-divisions, Urban Areas with population of less than 50,000, RD, NT".

List West Riding AdmC Wakefield CB/MB  
Occupation Persons
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MALES:
Total Population.
29,323 Show data context
Total Occupied Population aged 15 and over. 22,555 Show data context
Total occupied (orders I-XXVII). 18,568 Show data context
Retired. 3,987 Show data context
Employers. 334 Show data context
Managers. 699 Show data context
Operatives. 16,535 Show data context
Self-employed. 731 Show data context
Unemployed. 269 Show data context
I. Fishermen. 0 Show data context
II. Agricultural, etc. occupations. 216 Show data context
1. Agricultural and horticultural occupations. 204 Show data context
    010, 011 Farmers. 43 Show data context
    013, 014 Market gardeners, etc. and foremen. 22 Show data context
    015 Other gardeners. 71 Show data context
III. Mining and quarring occupations. 2,590 Show data context
    041-047 Workers below ground in coal mines. 1,945 Show data context
    049 Workers above ground in coal mines. 43 Show data context
IV. Workers in ceramics, glass, cement, etc. 133 Show data context
V. Coal gas, etc. makers, workers in chemicals. 83 Show data context
VI. Workers in metal manufacture, engineering. 3,170 Show data context
1. Foremen, overlookers. 152 Show data context
4. Foundry workers (excluding pattern makers). 369 Show data context
9. Metal machinists. 401 Show data context
10. Fitters, machine erectors. 1,044 Show data context
    184 Motor and motor cycle mechanics. 206 Show data context
12. Plumbers, pipe fitters, etc. 172 Show data context
16. Electrical apparatus makers, etc. (n.e.s.). 323 Show data context
VII. Textile workers. 339 Show data context
VIII. Leather workers, fur dressers. 106 Show data context
2. Boot and Shoe makers. 55 Show data context
IX. Makers of textile goods and articles of dress. 73 Show data context
1. Garment workers. 32 Show data context
    383 Tailors. 19 Show data context
X. Makers of foods, drinks and tobacco. 257 Show data context
1. Makers of foods. 193 Show data context
XI. Workers wood, cane and cork. 484 Show data context
    472 Carpenters, joiners. 284 Show data context
XII. Makers of, workers in, paper; printers. 140 Show data context
3. Printers, bookbinders. 134 Show data context
XIII. Makers of products (n.e.s.). 77 Show data context
XIV. Workers in building and contracting. 878 Show data context
    583 Bricklayers. 156 Show data context
XV. Painters and decorators. 326 Show data context
XVI. Administrators, directors, managers (n.e.s.). 518 Show data context
    620-629 Managers in industrial undertakings. 280 Show data context
XVII. Persons employed in transport, etc. 2,106 Show data context
1. Railway transport workers. 862 Show data context
2. Road transport workers. 1,024 Show data context
    655-658 Powered passenger vehicle drivers. 289 Show data context
    659 Drivers of goods vehicles. 471 Show data context
3. Water transport workers. 31 Show data context
    681 Dock labourers. 3 Show data context
5. Other workers in communications, etc. 189 Show data context
    702 Postmen, post office sorters. 77 Show data context
XVIII. Commercial, finance, etc. (exc. Clerical). 1,400 Show data context
1. Commercial occupations. 1,258 Show data context
    710-711 Wholesalers, brokers, agents, etc. 91 Show data context
    715 Commercial travellers, canvassers. 128 Show data context
    720-729 Owners, etc. of retail businesses. 503 Show data context
    730-739 Salesmen, shop assistants. 299 Show data context
    741 Roundsmen, van salesmen. 95 Show data context
2. Persons employed in finance and insurance. 142 Show data context
XIX. Professional and technical (exc. Clerical). 1,004 Show data context
    780,785 Teachers. 177 Show data context
    786-792 Professional engineers, architects. 161 Show data context
    794,799 Industrial designers, draughtsmen. 129 Show data context
XX. Persons employed in defence services. 439 Show data context
1. Armed forces. 118 Show data context
XXI. Persons engaged in entertainments and sport. 87 Show data context
XXII. Persons engaged in personal service. 589 Show data context
    862-865 Owners, etc. of cafes, hotels, etc. 164 Show data context
XXIII. Clerks, typists, etc. 1,262 Show data context
    890-895 Costing, estimating, other clerks. 1,239 Show data context
    891,892 Typists, secretaries . 21 Show data context
XXIV. Warehousemen, storekeepers, packers, etc. 489 Show data context
901 Storekeepers. 134 Show data context
XXV. Stationary engine drivers, stokers, etc. 353 Show data context
XXVI. Workers in unskilled occupations (n.e.s.). 1,197 Show data context
XXVII. Other and undefined workers. 252 Show data context
XXVIII. Retired and not gainfully occupied. 3,987 Show data context
Y Retired. 3,332 Show data context


FEMALES:
Total Population.
31,048 Show data context
Total Occupied Population aged 15 and over. 24,720 Show data context
Total occupied (orders I-XXVII). 8,171 Show data context
Retired. 16,549 Show data context
Employers. 57 Show data context
Managers. 150 Show data context
Operatives. 7,630 Show data context
Self-employed. 239 Show data context
Unemployed. 95 Show data context
II. Agricultural, etc. occupations. 15 Show data context
1. Agricultural and horticultural occupations. 15 Show data context
VI. Workers in metal manufacture, engineering. 55 Show data context
16. Electrical apparatus makers, etc. (n.e.s.). 5 Show data context
VII. Textile workers. 1,102 Show data context
2. Spinners, doublers. 481 Show data context
3. Winders, warpers, sizers, drawers-in. 205 Show data context
4. Weavers. 123 Show data context
6. Bleachers, dyers, finishers. 125 Show data context
VIII. Leather workers, fur dressers. 45 Show data context
IX. Makers of textile goods and articles of dress. 533 Show data context
1. Garment workers. 478 Show data context
    383 Tailoresses. 45 Show data context
    385 Dressmakers and light clothing makers. 53 Show data context
    386 Machinists. 265 Show data context
X. Makers of foods, drinks and tobacco. 120 Show data context
1. Makers of foods. 112 Show data context
XII. Makers of, workers in, paper; printers. 78 Show data context
3. Printers, bookbinders. 62 Show data context
XVI. Administrators, directors, mangeresses. 38 Show data context
XVII. Persons employed in transport, etc. 198 Show data context
5. Other workers in communications, etc. 89 Show data context
XVIII. Commercial, finance, etc.(exc. Clerical). 1,001 Show data context
1. Commercial occupations. 989 Show data context
    720-729 Owners, etc. of retail businesses. 85 Show data context
    730-739 Saleswomen, shop assistants. 710 Show data context
2. Persons employed in finance and insurance. 12 Show data context
XIX. Professional and technical (exc. clerical). 915 Show data context
    770-772 Nurses and midwives. 453 Show data context
    780,785 Teachers. 325 Show data context
XXII. Persons engaged in personal service. 1,984 Show data context
    862-865 Owners, etc. of cafes, hotels, etc. 97 Show data context
    867 Waitresses, still room hands. 75 Show data context
    876 Charwomen, office cleaners. 463 Show data context
    877-878 Laundry workers, dry cleaners. 130 Show data context
    882 Cooks. 148 Show data context
    883-885 Other domestic servants (indoor). 657 Show data context
XXIII. Clerks, typists, etc. 1,467 Show data context
    890-895 Costing, estimating, other clerks. 889 Show data context
    891-892 Typists, secretaries. 486 Show data context
XXIV. Warehousewomen, storekeepers, packers, etc. 215 Show data context
XXVI. Workers in unskilled occupations (n.e.s.). 221 Show data context
I,III-V,XI,XIII-XV,XX,XXI,XXV,XXVII Others. 184 Show data context

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