1841 Census of Great Britain, Occupations (Sample Report Title: Abstract of the Answers and Returns made pursuant to Acts 3 & 4 Vict. c. 99, and 4 Vict. c. 7, intituled respectively " An Act "for taking an Account of the Population of Great Britain," and "An Act to amend the "Acts of the last Session for taking an Account of the Population." Occupation Abstract, 1841: Part I. England and Wales, and Islands in the British Seas), Table [4]: " TABLE showing the Number of Persons employed in the Manufacture and Working of Metals".

  IRON MINES
MALES. FEMALES. TOTAL.
20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age 20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age
ENGLAND AND WALES, AND ISLES IN THE BRITISH SEAS 5,933 2,174 399 53 8,559
SCOTLAND 1,840 505 25 20 2,390
TOTAL GREAT BRITAIN 7,773 2,679 424 73 10,949
  IRON MANUFACTURE
MALES. FEMALES. TOTAL.
20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age 20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age
ENGLAND AND WALES, AND ISLES IN THE BRITISH SEAS 19,930 5,535 271 142 25,878
SCOTLAND 2,741 840 30 8 3,619
TOTAL GREAT BRITAIN 22,694 6,375 301 150 29,497
  TOTAL IRON
MALES. FEMALES. TOTAL.
20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age 20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age
ENGLAND AND WALES, AND ISLES IN THE BRITISH SEAS 25,863 7,709 670 195 34,437
SCOTLAND 4,581 1,345 55 28 6,009
TOTAL GREAT BRITAIN 30,444 9,054 725 223 40,446

  COPPER MINES
MALES. FEMALES. TOTAL.
20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age 20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age
ENGLAND AND WALES, AND ISLES IN THE BRITISH SEAS 9,852 3,428 913 1,200 15,393
SCOTLAND 14 0 0 0 14
TOTAL GREAT BRITAIN 9,866 3,428 913 1,200 15,407
  COPPER MANUFACTURE
MALES. FEMALES. TOTAL.
20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age 20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age
ENGLAND AND WALES, AND ISLES IN THE BRITISH SEAS 1,491 372 120 143 2,126
SCOTLAND 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL GREAT BRITAIN 1,491 372 120 143 2,126
  TOTAL COPPER
MALES. FEMALES. TOTAL.
20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age 20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age
ENGLAND AND WALES, AND ISLES IN THE BRITISH SEAS 11,343 3,800 1,033 1,343 17,519
SCOTLAND 14 0 0 0 14
TOTAL GREAT BRITAIN 11,357 3,300 1,033 1,343 17,533

  LEAD MINES
MALES. FEMALES. TOTAL.
20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age 20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age
ENGLAND AND WALES, AND ISLES IN THE BRITISH SEAS 9,006 1,875 40 20 10,941
SCOTLAND 421 57 0 0 478
TOTAL GREAT BRITAIN 9,427 1,932 40 20 11,419
  LEAD MANUFACTURE
MALES. FEMALES. TOTAL.
20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age 20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age
ENGLAND AND WALES, AND ISLES IN THE BRITISH SEAS 860 207 76 95 1,178
SCOTLAND 55 59 1 0 115
TOTAL GREAT BRITAIN 915 266 77 95 1,293
  TOTAL LEAD
MALES. FEMALES. TOTAL.
20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age 20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age
ENGLAND AND WALES, AND ISLES IN THE BRITISH SEAS 9,866 2,082 116 55 12,119
SCOTLAND 476 116 1 0 593
TOTAL GREAT BRITAIN 10,342 2,198 117 55 12,712

  TIN MINES
MALES. FEMALES. TOTAL.
20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age 20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age
ENGLAND AND WALES, AND ISLES IN THE BRITISH SEAS 4,601 1,349 68 83 6,100
SCOTLAND 1 0 0 0 1
TOTAL GREAT BRITAIN 4,602 1,349 68 83 6,101
  TIN MANUFACTURE
MALES. FEMALES. TOTAL.
20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age 20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age
ENGLAND AND WALES, AND ISLES IN THE BRITISH SEAS 553 351 196 220 1,320
SCOTLAND 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL GREAT BRITAIN 553 351 196 220 1,320
  TOTAL TIN
MALES. FEMALES. TOTAL.
20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age 20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age
ENGLAND AND WALES, AND ISLES IN THE BRITISH SEAS 5,154 1,700 264 302 7,420
SCOTLAND 1 0 0 0 1
TOTAL GREAT BRITAIN 5,155 1,700 264 302 7,421

  METAL NOT SPECIFIED
MALES. FEMALES. TOTAL.
20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age 20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age
ENGLAND AND WALES, AND ISLES IN THE BRITISH SEAS 942 349 127 204 1,622
SCOTLAND 209 142 0 0 351
TOTAL GREAT BRITAIN 1151 491 127 204 1973
  TOTAL METALS
MALES. FEMALES. TOTAL.
20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age 20 Years of Age and upwards Under 20 Years of Age
ENGLAND AND WALES, AND ISLES IN THE BRITISH SEAS 53,168 15,840 2,210 2,099 73,117
SCOTLAND 5,281 1,503 56 28 6,968
TOTAL GREAT BRITAIN 58449 17343 2266 2127 80085