Farmworkers, as reported by the Agricultural Census

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Agricultural Census Generalised Categories for Farmworkers 1931 1961
Regular, Male 2,363 Show data context 2,111 Show data context
Regular, Female 349 Show data context 380 Show data context
Casual, Male 321 Show data context 175 Show data context
Casual, Female 115 Show data context 120 Show data context
Date: Source:
1931 - 1961 Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland, Scottish Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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This simplified classification of farmworkers is used to present trends in the farm workforce. It includes a category for 'farmers', who are listed separately only for 1970. It is unclear whether they were included at all for earlier years.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Ross and Cromarty ScoCnty through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Farmworkers, as reported by the Agricultural Census, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10085172/cube/AGCEN_WORKERS_GEN

Date accessed: 19th August 2019