Economically Active by Sex

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Data for 1921 Sex
Economically Active Male Female
Economically active 27,790 Show data context 8,950 Show data context
Economically inactive 3,665 Show data context 24,716 Show data context
Data for 1931 Sex
Economically Active Male Female
Economically active 31,458 Show data context 8,868 Show data context
Economically inactive 2,846 Show data context 26,155 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
Economically Active Male Female
Economically active 33,493 Show data context 11,503 Show data context
Economically inactive 4,492 Show data context 27,856 Show data context
Date: Source:
1921 1921 Census of England and Wales, County Report, Table 17 , 'Occupations (Condensed list)'
1931 1931 Census of England and Wales, Occupations, Table 16 , 'Occupations of Males and Females, showing also total Operatives and the total Out of Work'
1951 1951 Census of England and Wales, Occupations, 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'

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Numbers of persons of each sex who are economically active or inactive, as recorded by the Census of Population.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Parts of Holland AdmC through time | Work and Poverty Statistics | Economically Active by Sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10041806/cube/CENSUS_ACTIVE_GEN

Date accessed: 15th November 2019