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 1,229 Show data context 41 Show data context
Mining and Quarrying 549 Show data context 0 Show data context
Mine and Quarry Products 30 Show data context 0 Show data context
Bricks, Pottery and Glass 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
Chemicals 1 Show data context 1 Show data context
Metal Workers 414 Show data context 0 Show data context
Precious Metals 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Electrical Apparatus 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
Watches, Clocks and Instruments 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Skins and Leather 58 Show data context 0 Show data context
Textile Workers 4 Show data context 2 Show data context
Textile Goods and Clothing 588 Show data context 755 Show data context
Foods, Drinks, and Tobacco 68 Show data context 5 Show data context
Wood and Furniture 114 Show data context 1 Show data context
Paper, Printing 4 Show data context 12 Show data context
Builders 258 Show data context 0 Show data context
Painters and Decorators 32 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other Materials 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Mixed or Undefined Materials 15 Show data context 2 Show data context
Gas, Water and Electricity 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
Transport and Communication 274 Show data context 20 Show data context
Commerce and Finance 156 Show data context 75 Show data context
Public Administration and Defence 36 Show data context 11 Show data context
Professional Occupations 56 Show data context 84 Show data context
Entertainments and Sport 8 Show data context 1 Show data context
Personal Service 93 Show data context 414 Show data context
Clerks and Draughtsmen 65 Show data context 47 Show data context
Warehousemen 19 Show data context 24 Show data context
Stationary Engine Drivers 88 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other and Undefined Workers 171 Show data context 4 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, Kettering RD through time | Industry Statistics | Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1921 Occupational Order, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 23rd September 2019