Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1921 Occupational Order

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Data for 1921 Sex
1921 Occupational Classification Male Female
Fishermen 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Agriculture 121 Show data context 7 Show data context
Mining and Quarrying 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
Mine and Quarry Products 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Bricks, Pottery and Glass 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Chemicals 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Metal Workers 312 Show data context 7 Show data context
Precious Metals 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Electrical Apparatus 24 Show data context 0 Show data context
Watches, Clocks and Instruments 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
Skins and Leather 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
Textile Workers 104 Show data context 197 Show data context
Textile Goods and Clothing 213 Show data context 486 Show data context
Foods, Drinks, and Tobacco 88 Show data context 6 Show data context
Wood and Furniture 118 Show data context 7 Show data context
Paper, Printing 58 Show data context 22 Show data context
Builders 140 Show data context 0 Show data context
Painters and Decorators 48 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other Materials 18 Show data context 6 Show data context
Mixed or Undefined Materials 14 Show data context 1 Show data context
Gas, Water and Electricity 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
Transport and Communication 293 Show data context 8 Show data context
Commerce and Finance 320 Show data context 165 Show data context
Public Administration and Defence 69 Show data context 8 Show data context
Professional Occupations 91 Show data context 116 Show data context
Entertainments and Sport 12 Show data context 6 Show data context
Personal Service 80 Show data context 430 Show data context
Clerks and Draughtsmen 114 Show data context 87 Show data context
Warehousemen 42 Show data context 11 Show data context
Stationary Engine Drivers 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other and Undefined Workers 200 Show data context 12 Show data context
Date: Source:
1921 1921 Census of England and Wales, County Report, Table 17 , 'Occupations (Condensed list)'

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All persons of working age (12 or above in 1921), categorised by gender and the system of 31 occupational 'Orders' used by the 1921 Census of Population (we exclude Order 32 which covered the retired or otherwise unoccupied).

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Stroud UD through time | Industry Statistics | Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1921 Occupational Order, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 18th November 2019