1951 Census of England and Wales, Industry Tables (Laid before Parliament pursuant to Section 4 (1), Census Act, 1920), Table 2 : " Industries (Minimum List) and Status Aggregates. Occupied Males and Females aged 15 and over for Con, AC, CB, MetB, Urban Areas with population of 50,000 or more".

List London AdmC Poplar MetB  
Industry Males.
[1]
Females.
[2]
Total - All industries 42,892 Show data context 12,155 Show data context
Married women (included in Total) 0 Show data context 6,028 Show data context
Employers 454 Show data context 64 Show data context
Managers - general managers, directors, etc. 492 Show data context 41 Show data context
Managers - of branch or primary departments 868 Show data context 151 Show data context
Managers - of office or subsidiary departments 229 Show data context 17 Show data context
Operatives - in Social Classes I and II 2,863 Show data context 1,010 Show data context
Operatives - others 36,781 Show data context 10,579 Show data context
Included in Operatives - Articled clerks and apprentices. 569 Show data context 9 Show data context
Included in Operatives - Part-time workers. 52 Show data context 1,580 Show data context
Included in Operatives - Unpaid assistants. 12 Show data context 34 Show data context
Working on own account. 1,205 Show data context 293 Show data context
I. AGRICULTURE, FORESTRY, FISHING 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
1. Agriculture and horticulture 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
2. Forestry 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
3. Fishing 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
II. MINING AND QUARRYING 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
10. Coal mining 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
11. Iron ore mining and quarrying 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
12. Stone quarrying and mining 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
13. Slate quarrying and mining 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
14. Clay, sand, gravel and chalk pits 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
19. Other mining and quarrying 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
III. CERAMICS, GLASS, CEMENT, ETC. 607 Show data context 42 Show data context
20. Bricks and fireclay goods 7 Show data context 2 Show data context
21. China and earthenware (lncl. glazed tiles) 21 Show data context 0 Show data context
22. Glass (other than containers) 39 Show data context 7 Show data context
23. Glass containers 32 Show data context 2 Show data context
24. Cement 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
29. Other non-metalliferous mining manufactures 503 Show data context 31 Show data context
IV. CHEMICALS AND ALLIED TRADES 2,507 Show data context 880 Show data context
30. Coke ovens and by-product works 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
31,33. Chemicals, dyes, explosives, fireworks 1,015 Show data context 176 Show data context
32. Pharmaceutical, toilet preparations, etc. 6 Show data context 2 Show data context
34. Paint and varnish 464 Show data context 172 Show data context
35. Soap, candles, polishes, ink, matches 595 Show data context 473 Show data context
36. Mineral oil refining 196 Show data context 13 Show data context
39. Other oils, greases, glue, etc. 227 Show data context 44 Show data context
V. METAL MANUFACTURE 708 Show data context 95 Show data context
40. Blast furnaces 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
41. Iron, steel melting, rolling, etc., n.e.s. 61 Show data context 7 Show data context
42. Iron foundries 203 Show data context 17 Show data context
43. Sheets and tinplate 10 Show data context 2 Show data context
44. Iron and steel tubes 126 Show data context 23 Show data context
49. Non-ferrous metals smelting, rolling, etc. 305 Show data context 46 Show data context
VI. ENGINEERING, SHIPBUILDING AND ELECTRICAL GOODS 4,549 Show data context 188 Show data context
50. Shipbuilding and ship repairing 2,238 Show data context 55 Show data context
51. Marine engineering 64 Show data context 0 Show data context
52. Agricultural machinery (except tractors) 13 Show data context 1 Show data context
53. Boilers and boilerhouse plant 292 Show data context 6 Show data context
54. Machine tools and engineers' small tools 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
55. Stationary engines 21 Show data context 0 Show data context
56. Textile machinery and accessories 4 Show data context 3 Show data context
58. Constructional engineering 977 Show data context 49 Show data context
57,69. Other non-electrical engineering 807 Show data context 58 Show data context
70. Electrical machinery 34 Show data context 2 Show data context
71. Electrical wires and cables 10 Show data context 1 Show data context
72. Telegraph and telephone apparatus 10 Show data context 2 Show data context
73. Wireless apparatus and gramophones 10 Show data context 3 Show data context
74. Wireless valves and electric lamps 3 Show data context 3 Show data context
75. Batteries and accumulators 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
79. Other electrical goods 45 Show data context 5 Show data context
VII. VEHICLES 481 Show data context 8 Show data context
80. Manufacture of motor vehicles and cycles 60 Show data context 3 Show data context
81. Motor repairers and garage 155 Show data context 5 Show data context
82,83. Manufacture of aircraft; vehicle parts 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
84. Railway locomotive shops 176 Show data context 0 Show data context
85. Other locomotive manufacture 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
86. Manufacture and repair of wagons, etc. 75 Show data context 0 Show data context
89. Carts, perambulators, etc. 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
VIII. METAL GOODS NOT ELSEWHERE SPECIFIED 1,243 Show data context 180 Show data context
90. Tools and cutlery 24 Show data context 2 Show data context
91. Bolts, nuts, screws, rivets, nails, etc. 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
92. Iron and steel forgings, n.e.s. 76 Show data context 10 Show data context
95. Wire and wire manufactures 33 Show data context 7 Show data context
94. Hollow-ware 431 Show data context 56 Show data context
95. Brass manufactures 50 Show data context 17 Show data context
99. Metal industries not elsewhere specified 627 Show data context 87 Show data context
IX. PRECISION INSTRUMENTS, JEWELLERY, ETC. 115 Show data context 152 Show data context
100. Scientific, etc. instruments, etc. 83 Show data context 145 Show data context
101. Manufacture and repair of watches, etc. 5 Show data context 1 Show data context
102. Jewellery; refining of precious metals 25 Show data context 6 Show data context
103. Musical instruments 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
X. TEXTILES 403 Show data context 262 Show data context
110. Cotton spinning, doubling, etc. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
111. Cotton weaving, etc. 1 Show data context 3 Show data context
112. Woollen and worsted 4 Show data context 1 Show data context
113. Rayon, nylon, etc., production 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
114. Rayon, nylon, etc., weaving and silk 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
115. Linen and soft hemp 0 Show data context 3 Show data context
116. Jute 3 Show data context 4 Show data context
117. Rope, twine and net 174 Show data context 84 Show data context
118. Hosiery, and other knitted goods 1 Show data context 3 Show data context
119. Lace 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
120. Carpets 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
121. Narrow fabrics 3 Show data context 4 Show data context
122. Made-up textiles 81 Show data context 118 Show data context
123. Textile finishing, etc. 10 Show data context 6 Show data context
129. Other textile industries 126 Show data context 36 Show data context
XI. LEATHER, LEATHER GOODS AND FUR 101 Show data context 82 Show data context
130. Leather (tanning, dressing); fellmongery 7 Show data context 1 Show data context
131. Leather goods 27 Show data context 39 Show data context
132. Fur 67 Show data context 42 Show data context
XII. CLOTHING 624 Show data context 1,882 Show data context
140. Tailoring 451 Show data context 1,190 Show data context
141. Dressmaking 55 Show data context 444 Show data context
142. Overalls, shirts, underwear, etc. 21 Show data context 156 Show data context
143. Hats, caps and millinery 19 Show data context 46 Show data context
147. Dress industries not elsewhere specified 6 Show data context 24 Show data context
148. Manufacture of boots, shoes, etc. 17 Show data context 19 Show data context
149. Repair of boots and shoes 55 Show data context 3 Show data context
XIII. FOOD, DRINK AND TOBACCO 1,588 Show data context 1,256 Show data context
150. Grain milling 256 Show data context 155 Show data context
151. Bread and flour confectionery 107 Show data context 84 Show data context
152. Biscuits 15 Show data context 24 Show data context
153. Meat and meat products 36 Show data context 15 Show data context
154. Milk products 135 Show data context 14 Show data context
155. Sugar and glucose 139 Show data context 25 Show data context
156. Cocoa, chocolate and sugar confectionery 373 Show data context 586 Show data context
157. Preserving of fruit and vegetables 66 Show data context 104 Show data context
162. Food industries not elsewhere specified 328 Show data context 202 Show data context
163. Brewing and malting 46 Show data context 5 Show data context
164. Wholesale bottling 32 Show data context 30 Show data context
168. Other drink industries 52 Show data context 11 Show data context
169. Tobacco 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
XIV. MANUFACTURES OF WOOD AND CORK 2,971 Show data context 568 Show data context
170. Timber 346 Show data context 28 Show data context
171. Furniture and upholstery 2,102 Show data context 343 Show data context
172. Shop and office fitting 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
173. Wooden containers and baskets 378 Show data context 153 Show data context
179. Miscellaneous wood and cork manufactures 125 Show data context 44 Show data context
XV. PAPER AND PRINTING 806 Show data context 735 Show data context
180. Paper and board 35 Show data context 24 Show data context
181. Wallpaper 305 Show data context 103 Show data context
182. Cardboard boxes, cartons, etc. 287 Show data context 491 Show data context
183. Manufactures of paper and board n. e. s. 35 Show data context 61 Show data context
186. Printing, publishing, papers, periodicals 9 Show data context 2 Show data context
189. Other printing, publishing, etc. 135 Show data context 54 Show data context
XVI. OTHER MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES 429 Show data context 282 Show data context
190. Rubber 130 Show data context 94 Show data context
191. Linoleum, leather cloth, etc. 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
192. Brushes and brooms 8 Show data context 10 Show data context
193. Toys, games and sports requisites 32 Show data context 69 Show data context
194. Miscellaneous stationers' goods 11 Show data context 18 Show data context
195. Production and printing of cinema films 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
199. Miscellaneous manufacturing industries 245 Show data context 91 Show data context
XVII. BUILDING AND CONTRACTING 4,264 Show data context 72 Show data context
200. Building 3,146 Show data context 44 Show data context
201. Electric wiring and contracting 105 Show data context 5 Show data context
202. Civil engineering contracting 1,013 Show data context 23 Show data context
XVIII. GAS, ELECTRICITY AND WATER 1,990 Show data context 50 Show data context
210. Gas 1,456 Show data context 27 Show data context
211. Electricity 485 Show data context 22 Show data context
212. Water 49 Show data context 1 Show data context
XIX. TRANSPORT AND COMMUNICATION 11,356 Show data context 602 Show data context
220. Railways 1,153 Show data context 89 Show data context
221. Tramway and omnibus service 1,724 Show data context 106 Show data context
222. Other road passenger transport 39 Show data context 7 Show data context
223. Goods transport by road 1,176 Show data context 48 Show data context
224. Sea transport 1,101 Show data context 24 Show data context
225. Port, river and canal transport 4,599 Show data context 28 Show data context
226. Harbour, dock, canal, etc. service 752 Show data context 33 Show data context
227. Air transport 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
228. Postal, telegraph, wireless communication 687 Show data context 260 Show data context
238. Other transport and communication 57 Show data context 3 Show data context
239. Storage 66 Show data context 3 Show data context
XX. DISTRIBUTIVE TRADES 4,214 Show data context 1,425 Show data context
240. Dealing in coal, builders' materials, etc. 326 Show data context 36 Show data context
241. Dealing in other industrial materials 1,473 Show data context 251 Show data context
242. Wholesale distribution of food and drink 547 Show data context 203 Show data context
243. Retail distribution of food and drink 732 Show data context 427 Show data context
244. Wholesale distribution of non-food goods 520 Show data context 102 Show data context
245. Retail distribution of non-food goods 509 Show data context 312 Show data context
246. Retail sales of sweets, tobacco, papers 107 Show data context 94 Show data context
XXI. INSURANCE, BANKING AND FINANCE 241 Show data context 61 Show data context
250. Insurance, banking and finance 241 Show data context 61 Show data context
XXII. PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND DEFENCE 2,008 Show data context 325 Show data context
260. National government service 419 Show data context 109 Show data context
265. Local government service 1,589 Show data context 216 Show data context
XXIII. PROFESSIONAL SERVICES 802 Show data context 1,191 Show data context
270. Accountancy 1 Show data context 1 Show data context
271. Education 249 Show data context 361 Show data context
272. Law 12 Show data context 14 Show data context
273. Medical and dental services 354 Show data context 749 Show data context
274. Religion 60 Show data context 41 Show data context
279. Other professional and business services 126 Show data context 25 Show data context
XXIV. MISCELLANEOUS SERVICES 844 Show data context 1,811 Show data context
280. Theatres, cinemas, etc. 43 Show data context 44 Show data context
281. Sport, other recreations and betting 37 Show data context 3 Show data context
285. Catering, hotels, etc. 455 Show data context 1,181 Show data context
286. Laundries 44 Show data context 93 Show data context
287. Dry cleaning, job dyeing, etc. 57 Show data context 194 Show data context
288. Hairdressing and manicure 83 Show data context 29 Show data context
290. Private domestic service (resident) 2 Show data context 41 Show data context
291. Private domestic service (non-resident) 7 Show data context 124 Show data context
299. Other services 116 Show data context 102 Show data context
NOT STATED AND ILL-DEFINED INDUSTRY 34 Show data context 6 Show data context

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