Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1911 Occupational Order

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Data for 1911 Sex
1911 Occupational Classification Male Female
Government 4,725 Show data context 1,036 Show data context
Defence 1,032 Show data context
Professional Occupations 7,381 Show data context 8,364 Show data context
Domestic Services 8,745 Show data context 40,560 Show data context
Commercial Occupations 13,996 Show data context 2,188 Show data context
Transport 30,883 Show data context 274 Show data context
Agriculture 26,177 Show data context 1,463 Show data context
Mines and Quarries 11,570 Show data context 74 Show data context
Metals, Machines 20,402 Show data context 765 Show data context
Jewelry, Instruments 1,458 Show data context 286 Show data context
Building 19,600 Show data context 8 Show data context
Wood, Furniture 7,349 Show data context 600 Show data context
Brick, Cement 1,567 Show data context 317 Show data context
Chemicals 3,413 Show data context 801 Show data context
Skins, Leather 1,904 Show data context 297 Show data context
Paper, Prints 5,592 Show data context 5,561 Show data context
Textile Fabrics 3,322 Show data context 5,909 Show data context
Dress 13,953 Show data context 22,588 Show data context
Food, Drink 22,234 Show data context 15,669 Show data context
Gas, Water 1,935 Show data context
Other and Undefined 13,148 Show data context 2,165 Show data context
Unoccupied 49,480 Show data context 210,489 Show data context
Date: Source:
1911 1911 Census of England and Wales, Occupations Vol 2, Table 13 , 'Occupations (Condensed List) of Males and Females at ages 10 years and upwards; in England and Wales, the aggregates of Urban and Rural Districts respectively in England and Wales, Administrative Counties, County Boroughs, Metropolitan Boroughs, Urban Districts of which the population exceeded 50,000 persons, and the aggregates of Rural Districts in Administrative Counties, 1911'

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All males and females at ages 10 years and upwards, categorised by gender and the system of 23 occupational 'Orders' used by the 1911 Census of Population (which here include 'Without Specified Occupations or Unoccupied' as Order 23). Note that a breakdown by age as well as sex and occupation is also available.

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Date accessed: 17th November 2019