Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1911 Occupational Order

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Data for 1911 Sex
1911 Occupational Classification Male Female
Government 5,214 Show data context 1,177 Show data context
Defence 2,136 Show data context
Professional Occupations 9,031 Show data context 10,046 Show data context
Domestic Services 7,439 Show data context 41,477 Show data context
Commercial Occupations 19,770 Show data context 4,838 Show data context
Transport 37,319 Show data context 821 Show data context
Agriculture 23,611 Show data context 2,369 Show data context
Mines and Quarries 63,652 Show data context 230 Show data context
Metals, Machines 112,908 Show data context 15,375 Show data context
Jewelry, Instruments 5,532 Show data context 2,048 Show data context
Building 26,710 Show data context 13 Show data context
Wood, Furniture 7,090 Show data context 839 Show data context
Brick, Cement 34,597 Show data context 27,783 Show data context
Chemicals 2,952 Show data context 815 Show data context
Skins, Leather 7,050 Show data context 4,301 Show data context
Paper, Prints 3,562 Show data context 2,792 Show data context
Textile Fabrics 4,452 Show data context 7,897 Show data context
Dress 11,179 Show data context 20,310 Show data context
Food, Drink 29,263 Show data context 12,950 Show data context
Gas, Water 3,161 Show data context 1 Show data context
Other and Undefined 16,726 Show data context 3,635 Show data context
Unoccupied 78,551 Show data context 362,805 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: 17th November 2019