Persons aged 20 and over by Sex and 1861 Occupational Order

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Data for 1861 Sex
1861 Occupational Orders Male Female
National and Local Government 1,543 Show data context 102 Show data context
Defence of the Country 1,263 Show data context
Professions and Arts 3,888 Show data context 2,466 Show data context
Wives, Mothers, Children 332 Show data context 67,511 Show data context
Personal [Services] 4,268 Show data context 22,094 Show data context
[Business Persons and Traders] 2,828 Show data context 893 Show data context
[Transport] 7,083 Show data context 138 Show data context
[Farming] 28,379 Show data context 7,145 Show data context
Engaged about Animals 1,593 Show data context 2 Show data context
Art and Mechanic Productions 16,142 Show data context 1,242 Show data context
Textiles and Dress 11,265 Show data context 24,770 Show data context
Food and Drink 7,501 Show data context 1,886 Show data context
Animal Substances 1,083 Show data context 92 Show data context
Vegetable Substances 2,909 Show data context 259 Show data context
Mineral Substances 9,236 Show data context 340 Show data context
KKBranch of Labour undefined 9,298 Show data context 248 Show data context
Persons of Rank or Property 664 Show data context 3,132 Show data context
Supported by the Community 450 Show data context 1,403 Show data context
Unknown 1,228 Show data context 2,673 Show data context
Date: Source:
1861 1861 Census of England and Wales, Ages, Table 18 , 'Occupations of Females aged 20 Years and upwards in Districts'
1861 1861 Census of England and Wales, Ages, Table 17 , 'Occupations of Males aged 20 Years and upwards in Districts'

 

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Date: Acknowledgments:
1861 David Allan Gatley (School of Social Sciences, University of Staffordshire). Role: transcriber. Restrictions on use: the contributor must be acknowledged but the data may be freely used for non-commercial purposes.

 

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The 1861 Census of Population provided very detailed occupational statistics for Registration Districts for both men and women aged 20 and over. The specific occupations listed differ between the sexes, but the same system of Occupational Orders was used for both men and women. Note that the Orders include ones for 'Wives, Mothers, ... Children', 'Persons of Rank or Property', and 'Persons supported by the Community', while we have added a final one for persons whose occupation was unknown.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Gloucestershire RegC through time | Industry Statistics | Persons aged 20 and over by Sex and 1861 Occupational Order, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10024912/cube/OCC_ORD1861_OVER20

Date accessed: 17th November 2019