Farmworkers, as reported by the Agricultural Census

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Agricultural Census Categories for Farmworkers in 1950 1950
Regular, Male, 65 and over 349 Show data context
Regular, Male, 21 to 65 7,289 Show data context
Regular, Male, 18 to 21 1,395 Show data context
Regular, Male, Under 18 1,177 Show data context
Regular, Female 1,011 Show data context
Womens Land Army 115 Show data context
Casual, Male, 21 and over 2,012 Show data context
Casual, Male, Under 21 269 Show data context
Casual, Female 612 Show data context
Date: Source:
1950 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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In 1950, the Agricultural Census classified farmworkers into regular workers or casuals, into men and women and, for male workers, by age. Workers from the Women's Land Army were listed as an additional category.

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

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Date accessed: 16th July 2019