Occupation data classified by the Booth main sectors plus sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
Booth-Armstrong Industrial Sectors Male Female
Agriculture 51,611 Show data context 2,455 Show data context
Mining 2,108 Show data context 34 Show data context
Building: Management 13,552 Show data context 49 Show data context
Manufacturing 27,292 Show data context 12,157 Show data context
Transport 5,753 Show data context 54 Show data context
Dealing 9,994 Show data context 3,119 Show data context
Industrial Service 6,881 Show data context 282 Show data context
Public Service and Professional 8,150 Show data context 1,283 Show data context
Domestic Service 14,709 Show data context 31,813 Show data context
Property Owning and Independent 71 Show data context 4 Show data context
Date: Source:
1841 1841 Census of Great Britain, Occupations, Table [1] , 'Occupation Abstract'

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This data matrix presents a highly simplified version of the 1841 occupational data, using the ten main sectors in the Booth-Armstrong industrial classification. Workers are also classified by sex but not by age.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Devon AncC through time | Industry Statistics | Occupation data classified by the Booth main sectors plus sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10041752/cube/IND_BOOTH1841_SEC

Date accessed: 15th October 2019