Economically Active by Sex

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Data for 1921 Sex
Economically Active Male Female
Economically active 101,604 Show data context 42,079 Show data context
Economically inactive 13,462 Show data context 84,444 Show data context
Data for 1931 Sex
Economically Active Male Female
Economically active 107,042 Show data context 44,873 Show data context
Economically inactive 10,575 Show data context 83,670 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
Economically Active Male Female
Economically active 116,608 Show data context 52,267 Show data context
Economically inactive 16,732 Show data context 94,367 Show data context
Date: Source:
1921 1921 Census of England and Wales, County Report, Table 17 , 'Occupations (Condensed list)'
1931 1931 Census of England and Wales, Occupations, Table 16 , 'Occupations of Males and Females, showing also total Operatives and the total Out of Work'
1951 1951 Census of England and Wales, Occupations, 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'

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Numbers of persons of each sex who are economically active or inactive, as recorded by the Census of Population.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Northamptonshire AdmC through time | Work and Poverty Statistics | Economically Active by Sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 14th October 2019