Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1921 Occupational Order

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Data for 1921 Sex
1921 Occupational Classification Male Female
Fishermen 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
Agriculture 1,299 Show data context 88 Show data context
Mining and Quarrying 99 Show data context 0 Show data context
Mine and Quarry Products 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Bricks, Pottery and Glass 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
Chemicals 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
Metal Workers 116 Show data context 0 Show data context
Precious Metals 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Electrical Apparatus 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
Watches, Clocks and Instruments 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Skins and Leather 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Textile Workers 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
Textile Goods and Clothing 38 Show data context 43 Show data context
Foods, Drinks, and Tobacco 17 Show data context 2 Show data context
Wood and Furniture 91 Show data context 0 Show data context
Paper, Printing 6 Show data context 2 Show data context
Builders 171 Show data context 0 Show data context
Painters and Decorators 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other Materials 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Mixed or Undefined Materials 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Gas, Water and Electricity 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
Transport and Communication 251 Show data context 3 Show data context
Commerce and Finance 188 Show data context 56 Show data context
Public Administration and Defence 39 Show data context 31 Show data context
Professional Occupations 107 Show data context 118 Show data context
Entertainments and Sport 5 Show data context 6 Show data context
Personal Service 84 Show data context 635 Show data context
Clerks and Draughtsmen 88 Show data context 51 Show data context
Warehousemen 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
Stationary Engine Drivers 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other and Undefined Workers 89 Show data context 4 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, Whitby RD 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