Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1911 Occupational Order

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Data for 1911 Sex
1911 Occupational Classification Male Female
Government 1,523 Show data context 409 Show data context
Defence 377 Show data context
Professional Occupations 2,211 Show data context 2,167 Show data context
Domestic Services 4,605 Show data context 14,792 Show data context
Commercial Occupations 2,253 Show data context 229 Show data context
Transport 7,015 Show data context 68 Show data context
Agriculture 23,317 Show data context 2,253 Show data context
Mines and Quarries 6,463 Show data context 44 Show data context
Metals, Machines 8,450 Show data context 80 Show data context
Jewelry, Instruments 252 Show data context 49 Show data context
Building 6,260 Show data context 9 Show data context
Wood, Furniture 1,008 Show data context 71 Show data context
Brick, Cement 1,728 Show data context 293 Show data context
Chemicals 259 Show data context 12 Show data context
Skins, Leather 374 Show data context 29 Show data context
Paper, Prints 509 Show data context 210 Show data context
Textile Fabrics 773 Show data context 701 Show data context
Dress 1,938 Show data context 2,668 Show data context
Food, Drink 5,789 Show data context 2,755 Show data context
Gas, Water 365 Show data context
Other and Undefined 4,159 Show data context 396 Show data context
Unoccupied 16,624 Show data context 71,597 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: 25th August 2019