Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1911 Occupational Order

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Data for 1911 Sex
1911 Occupational Classification Male Female
Government 483 Show data context 76 Show data context
Defence 378 Show data context
Professional Occupations 733 Show data context 693 Show data context
Domestic Services 456 Show data context 3,290 Show data context
Commercial Occupations 1,016 Show data context 150 Show data context
Transport 2,536 Show data context 22 Show data context
Agriculture 466 Show data context 19 Show data context
Mines and Quarries 76 Show data context 4 Show data context
Metals, Machines 1,123 Show data context 19 Show data context
Jewelry, Instruments 338 Show data context 33 Show data context
Building 1,600 Show data context 2 Show data context
Wood, Furniture 510 Show data context 65 Show data context
Brick, Cement 88 Show data context 23 Show data context
Chemicals 176 Show data context 34 Show data context
Skins, Leather 154 Show data context 31 Show data context
Paper, Prints 590 Show data context 222 Show data context
Textile Fabrics 196 Show data context 366 Show data context
Dress 857 Show data context 1,791 Show data context
Food, Drink 1,524 Show data context 917 Show data context
Gas, Water 162 Show data context
Other and Undefined 1,120 Show data context 267 Show data context
Unoccupied 3,461 Show data context 14,045 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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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Exeter MB/CB through time | Industry Statistics | Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1911 Occupational Order, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 08th December 2019