Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1911 Occupational Order

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Data for 1911 Sex
1911 Occupational Classification Male Female
Government 3,038 Show data context 726 Show data context
Defence 610 Show data context
Professional Occupations 5,113 Show data context 5,557 Show data context
Domestic Services 5,740 Show data context 25,112 Show data context
Commercial Occupations 10,271 Show data context 2,454 Show data context
Transport 14,253 Show data context 354 Show data context
Agriculture 21,804 Show data context 1,307 Show data context
Mines and Quarries 4,464 Show data context 78 Show data context
Metals, Machines 38,508 Show data context 7,419 Show data context
Jewelry, Instruments 2,553 Show data context 1,678 Show data context
Building 12,985 Show data context 5 Show data context
Wood, Furniture 3,050 Show data context 412 Show data context
Brick, Cement 2,761 Show data context 1,014 Show data context
Chemicals 2,161 Show data context 314 Show data context
Skins, Leather 1,314 Show data context 627 Show data context
Paper, Prints 2,111 Show data context 1,534 Show data context
Textile Fabrics 4,712 Show data context 5,741 Show data context
Dress 5,132 Show data context 10,275 Show data context
Food, Drink 12,922 Show data context 8,078 Show data context
Gas, Water 1,087 Show data context 2 Show data context
Other and Undefined 6,991 Show data context 1,381 Show data context
Unoccupied 33,640 Show data context 146,594 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: 20th October 2019