Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1911 Occupational Order

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Data for 1911 Sex
1911 Occupational Classification Male Female
Government 1,204 Show data context 344 Show data context
Defence 431 Show data context
Professional Occupations 2,652 Show data context 2,544 Show data context
Domestic Services 5,625 Show data context 14,795 Show data context
Commercial Occupations 1,913 Show data context 378 Show data context
Transport 5,855 Show data context 63 Show data context
Agriculture 17,056 Show data context 435 Show data context
Mines and Quarries 468 Show data context 13 Show data context
Metals, Machines 3,129 Show data context 34 Show data context
Jewelry, Instruments 299 Show data context 49 Show data context
Building 6,821 Show data context 5 Show data context
Wood, Furniture 1,565 Show data context 72 Show data context
Brick, Cement 265 Show data context 19 Show data context
Chemicals 187 Show data context 11 Show data context
Skins, Leather 362 Show data context 28 Show data context
Paper, Prints 1,652 Show data context 501 Show data context
Textile Fabrics 1,026 Show data context 1,280 Show data context
Dress 2,026 Show data context 3,984 Show data context
Food, Drink 5,761 Show data context 2,338 Show data context
Gas, Water 412 Show data context
Other and Undefined 3,364 Show data context 368 Show data context
Unoccupied 13,655 Show data context 57,908 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: 21st January 2020