1931 Census of England and Wales, Occupation Tables, Table 17 : " Occupations (condensed list) of Males and Females, showing also the total Operatives and the total Out of Work".

List England Dep Hertfordshire AdmC
Occupation Persons
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MALES: Total, all ages. 189,663 Show data context
Total, aged 14 years and over. 147,768 Show data context
I-XXXI Occupied, 14 years and over. 130,714 Show data context
Operatives (in work). 102,815 Show data context
Out of work (all classes). 8,091 Show data context
XXXII Unoccupied and retired, 14 years and over. 17,054 Show data context
I Fishermen. 5 Show data context
II Agricultural occupations. 19,695 Show data context
  011 Farmers. 1,596 Show data context
  013, 030 Gardeners and their labourers. 9,602 Show data context
  020-3 Agricultural labourers. 6,774 Show data context
III Mining and quarrying occupations. 477 Show data context
IV Makers of coal, gas, lime, etc. 260 Show data context
V Makers of bricks, pottery, glass. 315 Show data context
VI Workers in chemicals, paints, etc. 338 Show data context
VII Metal workers. 8,706 Show data context
  150-9 Foundry workers (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 458 Show data context
  160 Smiths, etc. (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 537 Show data context
  170 Metal machinists (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 670 Show data context
  180-9 Fitters, mechanical engineers, etc. (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 3,677 Show data context
VIII Workers in precious metals. 119 Show data context
IX Electrical apparatus makers, fitters. 2,155 Show data context
X Makers of watches, clocks, etc. 324 Show data context
XI Workers in skins; leather goods makers. 476 Show data context
XII Textile workers. 326 Show data context
XIII Makers of textile goods and articles of dress. 2,034 Show data context
  344 Tailors (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 451 Show data context
  352-6 Boot, shoe and clog makers (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 823 Show data context
XIV (1) Makers of foods. 1,562 Show data context
XIV (2,3) Makers of drinks. 568 Show data context
XIV (4) Makers of tobacco. 13 Show data context
XV Workers in wood and furniture. 5,969 Show data context
  414 Carpenters (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 3,769 Show data context
  424, 5 Wood carvers and turners (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 504 Show data context
XVI Paper workers, bookbinders, etc. 1,356 Show data context
XVII Printers and photographers. 3,802 Show data context
XVIII Builders, bricklayers, etc. 9,495 Show data context
  484, 490 Bricklayers and masons (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 2,142 Show data context
XIX Painters and decorators, etc. 3,258 Show data context
XX-XXI Workers in miscellaneous materials. 1,092 Show data context
XXII (1) Railway transport workers. 2,388 Show data context
XXII (2) Road transport workers. 7,564 Show data context
XXII (3, 4) Water and other transport workers. 3,335 Show data context
  658-9 Messengers and porters. 1,636 Show data context
XXIII Commercial and financial occupations. 16,167 Show data context
  670-85 Proprietors and managers of retail businesses. 4,470 Show data context
  700-716 Shop assistants in retail businesses. 4,146 Show data context
XXIV Public administration and defence. 1,801 Show data context
XXV Professional occupations. 5,612 Show data context
  800-1 Teachers. 1,171 Show data context
XXVI Persons professionally engaged in entertainments, etc. 1,056 Show data context
XXVII Persons engaged in personal service. 4,777 Show data context
XXVIII Clerks, draughtsmen, typists. 10,947 Show data context
XXIX Warehousemen, packers. 1,818 Show data context
XXX Stationary engine drivers, etc. 951 Show data context
XXXI Other and undefined workers. 11,953 Show data context
  920-930 General and undefined labourers. 7,374 Show data context
  940 Unskilled workers in factories, works, etc. 3,468 Show data context
FEMALES: Total, all ages. 211,543 Show data context
Total, aged 14 years and over. 170,887 Show data context
I-XXXI Occupied, 14 years and over. 54,996 Show data context
  Operatives (in work). 49,038 Show data context
  Out of work (all classes). 2,072 Show data context
XXXII Unoccupied and retired, 14 years and over. 115,891 Show data context
I to XI Total of orders I to XI. 1,620 Show data context
II Agricultural occupations (010-039). 625 Show data context
V Makers of bricks, pottery, glass (090-108). 25 Show data context
VI Workers in chemicals and paints, etc. (110-128). 49 Show data context
VII Metal workers (130-238). 389 Show data context
IX Electrical apparatus makers, fitters (250-269). 298 Show data context
XI Workers in skins; leather goods makers (280-298). 153 Show data context
XII Textile workers. 467 Show data context
XIII Makers of textile goods and articles of dress. 3,889 Show data context
  344 Tailoresses (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 642 Show data context
  345 Dress and blouse makers (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 860 Show data context
  347-8, 360-8 Embroiderers, milliners, sewers, etc. (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 1,216 Show data context
XIV Makers of foods, drinks, tobacco. 219 Show data context
  370-8 Makers of foods. 202 Show data context
XV Workers in wood and furniture. 109 Show data context
XVI Paper workers, bookbinders. 1,833 Show data context
XVII Printers and photographers. 529 Show data context
XVIII-XXI Total of orders XVIII to XXI (builders, painters and decorators, other and mixed products). 662 Show data context
XXII Transport workers. 650 Show data context
  654-6 Telegraph and telephone operators (excluding employers, managers and foremen). 418 Show data context
XXIII Commercial and financial occupations. 4,825 Show data context
  670-85 Proprietors and managers of retail businesses. 964 Show data context
  700-716 Shop assistants in retail businesses. 3,432 Show data context
XXIV Public administration and defence. 38 Show data context
XXV Professional occupations. 5,046 Show data context
  790-99 Midwives, nurses, etc. 2,021 Show data context
  800-1 Teachers. 2,293 Show data context
XXVI Persons professionally engaged in entertainments, etc. 190 Show data context
XXVII Persons engaged in personal service. 23,739 Show data context
  850 Domestic servants. 18,926 Show data context
  862 Lodging and boarding house keepers. 372 Show data context
  864-5 Innkeepers, barmaids, etc. 351 Show data context
  866 Waiters/Waitresses. 358 Show data context
  870 Laundry workers. 1,818 Show data context
  874 Charwomen. 704 Show data context
XXVIII Clerks, typists, etc. 7,420 Show data context
XXIX Warehousewomen, packers. 1,609 Show data context
XXX-XXI Total of orders XXX and XXXI (Stationary engine drivers, other and undefined workers). 2,151 Show data context
  940 Unskilled workers in factories, works, etc. 1,896 Show data context

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