Total Farm Workforce, as reported by the Agricultural Census

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Year Total Farmworkers
1930 11,572 Show data context
1931 10,946 Show data context
1940 10,490 Show data context
1950 12,085 Show data context
1960 8,697 Show data context
1970 6,812 Show data context
Date: Source:
1930 - 1970 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

 

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From 1930 onwards, the Agricultural Census provides a count of the total numbers of farmworkers independent of the Census of Population.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Hertfordshire AdmC through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Total Farm Workforce, as reported by the Agricultural Census, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10001158/cube/AGCEN_WORKERS_TOTAL

Date accessed: 18th September 2019