Occupation data classified by the Booth main sectors plus sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
Booth-Armstrong Industrial Sectors Male Female
Agriculture 25,665 Show data context 836 Show data context
Mining 5,410 Show data context 95 Show data context
Building: Management 3,115 Show data context 6 Show data context
Manufacturing 10,796 Show data context 1,450 Show data context
Transport 517 Show data context 36 Show data context
Dealing 3,043 Show data context 428 Show data context
Industrial Service 4,138 Show data context 389 Show data context
Public Service and Professional 1,206 Show data context 357 Show data context
Domestic Service 3,290 Show data context 12,288 Show data context
Property Owning and Independent 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
Date: Source:
1841 1841 Census of Great Britain, Occupations, Table [1] , 'Occupation Abstract'

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This data matrix presents a highly simplified version of the 1841 occupational data, using the ten main sectors in the Booth-Armstrong industrial classification. Workers are also classified by sex but not by age.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Salop County O41area through time | Industry Statistics | Occupation data classified by the Booth main sectors plus sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/12781192/cube/IND_BOOTH1841_SEC

Date accessed: 25th August 2019