Farmworkers, as reported by the Agricultural Census

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Year Regular, Male Regular, Female Casual, Male Casual, Female Farmers
1930 8,602 Show data context 461 Show data context 1,248 Show data context 539 Show data context
1931 8,079 Show data context 370 Show data context 1,178 Show data context 418 Show data context
1940 7,012 Show data context 695 Show data context 836 Show data context 1,224 Show data context
1950 8,524 Show data context 907 Show data context 1,661 Show data context 1,017 Show data context
1960 6,356 Show data context 692 Show data context 716 Show data context 877 Show data context
1970 3,263 Show data context 559 Show data context 384 Show data context 730 Show data context 2,007 Show data context
Date: Source:
1930 - 1970 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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This simplified classification of farmworkers is used to present trends in the farm workforce. It includes a category for 'farmers', who are listed separately only for 1970. It is unclear whether they were included at all for earlier years.

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10134821/cube/AGCEN_WORKERS_GEN

Date accessed: 26th January 2020