1951 Census of England and Wales, Occupation Tables (Laid before Parliament pursuant to Section 4 (1), Census Act, 1920), 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".

List England Dep Dorset AdmC
Occupation Persons
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MALES:
Total Population.
141,266 Show data context
Total Occupied Population aged 15 and over. 109,783 Show data context
Total occupied (orders I-XXVII). 91,613 Show data context
Retired. 18,170 Show data context
Employers. 4,019 Show data context
Managers. 3,564 Show data context
Operatives. 74,984 Show data context
Self-employed. 7,450 Show data context
Unemployed. 1,596 Show data context
I. Fishermen. 125 Show data context
II. Agricultural, etc. occupations. 15,190 Show data context
1. Agricultural and horticultural occupations. 13,455 Show data context
    010, 011 Farmers. 3,826 Show data context
    013, 014 Market gardeners, etc. and foremen. 627 Show data context
    015 Other gardeners. 2,066 Show data context
III. Mining and quarring occupations. 598 Show data context
    041-047 Workers below ground in coal mines. 17 Show data context
    049 Workers above ground in coal mines. 106 Show data context
IV. Workers in ceramics, glass, cement, etc. 692 Show data context
V. Coal gas, etc. makers, workers in chemicals. 356 Show data context
VI. Workers in metal manufacture, engineering. 9,376 Show data context
1. Foremen, overlookers. 416 Show data context
4. Foundry workers (excluding pattern makers). 182 Show data context
9. Metal machinists. 437 Show data context
10. Fitters, machine erectors. 3,799 Show data context
    184 Motor and motor cycle mechanics. 1,238 Show data context
12. Plumbers, pipe fitters, etc. 1,054 Show data context
16. Electrical apparatus makers, etc. (n.e.s.). 1,715 Show data context
VII. Textile workers. 258 Show data context
VIII. Leather workers, fur dressers. 350 Show data context
2. Boot and Shoe makers. 283 Show data context
IX. Makers of textile goods and articles of dress. 380 Show data context
1. Garment workers. 134 Show data context
    383 Tailors. 110 Show data context
X. Makers of foods, drinks and tobacco. 1,209 Show data context
1. Makers of foods. 1,089 Show data context
XI. Workers wood, cane and cork. 2,717 Show data context
    472 Carpenters, joiners. 2,002 Show data context
XII. Makers of, workers in, paper; printers. 467 Show data context
3. Printers, bookbinders. 428 Show data context
XIII. Makers of products (n.e.s.). 251 Show data context
XIV. Workers in building and contracting. 7,350 Show data context
    583 Bricklayers. 1,385 Show data context
XV. Painters and decorators. 2,005 Show data context
XVI. Administrators, directors, managers (n.e.s.). 1,869 Show data context
    620-629 Managers in industrial undertakings. 1,125 Show data context
XVII. Persons employed in transport, etc. 8,032 Show data context
1. Railway transport workers. 1,124 Show data context
2. Road transport workers. 4,583 Show data context
    655-658 Powered passenger vehicle drivers. 1,081 Show data context
    659 Drivers of goods vehicles. 2,372 Show data context
3. Water transport workers. 1,045 Show data context
    681 Dock labourers. 217 Show data context
5. Other workers in communications, etc. 1,188 Show data context
    702 Postmen, post office sorters. 567 Show data context
XVIII. Commercial, finance, etc. (exc. Clerical). 7,614 Show data context
1. Commercial occupations. 6,827 Show data context
    710-711 Wholesalers, brokers, agents, etc. 445 Show data context
    715 Commercial travellers, canvassers. 575 Show data context
    720-729 Owners, etc. of retail businesses. 2,654 Show data context
    730-739 Salesmen, shop assistants. 1,828 Show data context
    741 Roundsmen, van salesmen. 748 Show data context
2. Persons employed in finance and insurance. 787 Show data context
XIX. Professional and technical (exc. Clerical). 4,360 Show data context
    780,785 Teachers. 1,023 Show data context
    786-792 Professional engineers, architects. 643 Show data context
    794,799 Industrial designers, draughtsmen. 419 Show data context
XX. Persons employed in defence services. 12,275 Show data context
1. Armed forces. 11,506 Show data context
XXI. Persons engaged in entertainments and sport. 450 Show data context
XXII. Persons engaged in personal service. 3,711 Show data context
    862-865 Owners, etc. of cafes, hotels, etc. 1,105 Show data context
XXIII. Clerks, typists, etc. 3,512 Show data context
    890-895 Costing, estimating, other clerks. 3,425 Show data context
    891,892 Typists, secretaries . 85 Show data context
XXIV. Warehousemen, storekeepers, packers, etc. 1,352 Show data context
901 Storekeepers. 850 Show data context
XXV. Stationary engine drivers, stokers, etc. 1,147 Show data context
XXVI. Workers in unskilled occupations (n.e.s.). 5,082 Show data context
XXVII. Other and undefined workers. 885 Show data context
XXVIII. Retired and not gainfully occupied. 18,170 Show data context
Y Retired. 12,833 Show data context


FEMALES:
Total Population.
150,057 Show data context
Total Occupied Population aged 15 and over. 119,938 Show data context
Total occupied (orders I-XXVII). 31,609 Show data context
Retired. 88,329 Show data context
Employers. 552 Show data context
Managers. 959 Show data context
Operatives. 27,691 Show data context
Self-employed. 1,693 Show data context
Unemployed. 714 Show data context
II. Agricultural, etc. occupations. 1,446 Show data context
1. Agricultural and horticultural occupations. 1,411 Show data context
VI. Workers in metal manufacture, engineering. 335 Show data context
16. Electrical apparatus makers, etc. (n.e.s.). 26 Show data context
VII. Textile workers. 385 Show data context
2. Spinners, doublers. 20 Show data context
3. Winders, warpers, sizers, drawers-in. 26 Show data context
4. Weavers. 35 Show data context
6. Bleachers, dyers, finishers. 21 Show data context
VIII. Leather workers, fur dressers. 10 Show data context
IX. Makers of textile goods and articles of dress. 870 Show data context
1. Garment workers. 495 Show data context
    383 Tailoresses. 126 Show data context
    385 Dressmakers and light clothing makers. 281 Show data context
    386 Machinists. 55 Show data context
X. Makers of foods, drinks and tobacco. 252 Show data context
1. Makers of foods. 225 Show data context
XII. Makers of, workers in, paper; printers. 90 Show data context
3. Printers, bookbinders. 81 Show data context
XVI. Administrators, directors, mangeresses. 160 Show data context
XVII. Persons employed in transport, etc. 759 Show data context
5. Other workers in communications, etc. 591 Show data context
XVIII. Commercial, finance, etc.(exc. Clerical). 5,033 Show data context
1. Commercial occupations. 5,010 Show data context
    720-729 Owners, etc. of retail businesses. 832 Show data context
    730-739 Saleswomen, shop assistants. 3,930 Show data context
2. Persons employed in finance and insurance. 23 Show data context
XIX. Professional and technical (exc. clerical). 3,633 Show data context
    770-772 Nurses and midwives. 1,223 Show data context
    780,785 Teachers. 1,551 Show data context
XXII. Persons engaged in personal service. 11,356 Show data context
    862-865 Owners, etc. of cafes, hotels, etc. 922 Show data context
    867 Waitresses, still room hands. 716 Show data context
    876 Charwomen, office cleaners. 651 Show data context
    877-878 Laundry workers, dry cleaners. 808 Show data context
    882 Cooks. 1,198 Show data context
    883-885 Other domestic servants (indoor). 5,596 Show data context
XXIII. Clerks, typists, etc. 5,009 Show data context
    890-895 Costing, estimating, other clerks. 3,017 Show data context
    891-892 Typists, secretaries. 1,864 Show data context
XXIV. Warehousewomen, storekeepers, packers, etc. 471 Show data context
XXVI. Workers in unskilled occupations (n.e.s.). 1,162 Show data context
I,III-V,XI,XIII-XV,XX,XXI,XXV,XXVII Others. 638 Show data context

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