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 45,655 Show data context 927 Show data context
Mining 738 Show data context 11 Show data context
Building: Management 9,759 Show data context 27 Show data context
Manufacturing 25,955 Show data context 4,467 Show data context
Transport 6,936 Show data context 44 Show data context
Dealing 10,774 Show data context 1,977 Show data context
Industrial Service 14,556 Show data context 249 Show data context
Public Service and Professional 17,934 Show data context 1,491 Show data context
Domestic Service 11,524 Show data context 30,994 Show data context
Property Owning and Independent 28 Show data context 2 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.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Kent AncC 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/10001080/cube/IND_BOOTH1841_SEC

Date accessed: 18th October 2021