Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1921 Occupational Order

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Data for 1921 Sex
1921 Occupational Classification Male Female
Fishermen 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Agriculture 127 Show data context 4 Show data context
Mining and Quarrying 4,299 Show data context 2 Show data context
Mine and Quarry Products 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
Bricks, Pottery and Glass 165 Show data context 143 Show data context
Chemicals 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
Metal Workers 492 Show data context 12 Show data context
Precious Metals 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
Electrical Apparatus 42 Show data context 0 Show data context
Watches, Clocks and Instruments 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
Skins and Leather 6 Show data context 3 Show data context
Textile Workers 307 Show data context 708 Show data context
Textile Goods and Clothing 43 Show data context 399 Show data context
Foods, Drinks, and Tobacco 54 Show data context 18 Show data context
Wood and Furniture 103 Show data context 2 Show data context
Paper, Printing 16 Show data context 7 Show data context
Builders 166 Show data context 0 Show data context
Painters and Decorators 49 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other Materials 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Mixed or Undefined Materials 53 Show data context 1 Show data context
Gas, Water and Electricity 18 Show data context 1 Show data context
Transport and Communication 298 Show data context 9 Show data context
Commerce and Finance 332 Show data context 220 Show data context
Public Administration and Defence 45 Show data context 8 Show data context
Professional Occupations 50 Show data context 116 Show data context
Entertainments and Sport 7 Show data context 2 Show data context
Personal Service 87 Show data context 337 Show data context
Clerks and Draughtsmen 150 Show data context 78 Show data context
Warehousemen 62 Show data context 21 Show data context
Stationary Engine Drivers 121 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other and Undefined Workers 155 Show data context 11 Show data context
Date: Source:
1921 1921 Census of England and Wales, County Report, Table 17 , 'Occupations (Condensed list)'

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All persons of working age (12 or above in 1921), categorised by gender and the system of 31 occupational 'Orders' used by the 1921 Census of Population (we exclude Order 32 which covered the retired or otherwise unoccupied).

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Heanor UD through time | Industry Statistics | Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1921 Occupational Order, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10135187/cube/OCC_ORD1921

Date accessed: 26th May 2019