Occupation data classified into the 24 1881 'Orders', plus sex

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Data for 1881 Sex
1881 Occupational Orders Male Female
General/Local Government 11 Show data context 2 Show data context
Professionals 28 Show data context 20 Show data context
Domestic Service or Offices 27 Show data context 194 Show data context
Commercial Occupations 74 Show data context 1 Show data context
Conveyance of men, goods and messages 85 Show data context
Agriculture 63 Show data context 25 Show data context
Animals 6 Show data context
Workers and Dealers in Books, Prints and Maps 17 Show data context 1 Show data context
Workers and Dealers in Machines and Implements 63 Show data context 4 Show data context
Workers and Dealers in House, Furniture and Decorations 115 Show data context 3 Show data context
Workers and Dealers in Carriages and Harnesses 14 Show data context
Workers and Dealers in Ships and Boats 1 Show data context
Workers and Dealers in Chemicals and Compounds 10 Show data context
Workers and Dealers in Food and Lodging 80 Show data context 17 Show data context
Workers and Dealers in Textile Fabrics 36 Show data context 73 Show data context
Workers and Dealers in Dress 37 Show data context 54 Show data context
Workers and Dealers in Various Animal Substances 104 Show data context 5 Show data context
Workers and Dealers in Various Vegetable Substances 37 Show data context 2 Show data context
Workers and Dealers in Various Mineral Substances 138 Show data context 4 Show data context
Workers and Dealers in General or Unspecified Commodities 152 Show data context 40 Show data context
Workers and Dealers in Refuse Matters 2 Show data context
Persons without Specified Occupations 17 Show data context 168 Show data context
Unknown Occupation 29 Show data context 598 Show data context
Date: Source:
1881 1881 Census of England and Wales, Ages, Table 10 , 'Occupations of Males and Females in the Division and its Registration Counties'

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This data matrix presents simplified version of the 1881 occupational data, using the 24 'Orders' used in the published reports for 1881, plus an 'Unknown' category. Many of these categories combine 'Workers and Dealers' in different commodities, so it is impossible to distinguish workers in manufacturing and services.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Latchford Ch/CP through time | Industry Statistics | Occupation data classified into the 24 1881 'Orders', plus sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10084295/cube/OCC_ORDER1881

Date accessed: 25th April 2019