Industrial Order (1951) by Sex

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Data for 1951 Sex
1951 Industrial Orders Male Female
Agric., Forest. & Fishing 1,132 Show data context 130 Show data context
Mining & Quarrying 27 Show data context 5 Show data context
Ceramics, Glass, etc. 32 Show data context 0 Show data context
Chemicals & Allied Trades 5 Show data context 4 Show data context
Metal Manufacture 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Engineering, Shipbldg. & Electrical 300 Show data context 29 Show data context
Vehicles 208 Show data context 24 Show data context
Other Metal Goods 20 Show data context 2 Show data context
Precision Instruments, Jewel., etc. 72 Show data context 8 Show data context
Textiles 1 Show data context 23 Show data context
Leather & Fur 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Clothing 13 Show data context 3 Show data context
Food, Drink & Tobacco 63 Show data context 68 Show data context
Manufactures of Wood & Cork 34 Show data context 4 Show data context
Paper & Printing 5 Show data context 2 Show data context
Other Manufacturing 4 Show data context 4 Show data context
Building & Contracting 632 Show data context 8 Show data context
Gas, Electricity & Water 53 Show data context 1 Show data context
Transport & Communication 536 Show data context 86 Show data context
Distributive Trades 323 Show data context 181 Show data context
Insurance, Banking & Finance 49 Show data context 10 Show data context
Public Administration & Defence 4,406 Show data context 127 Show data context
Professional Services 214 Show data context 289 Show data context
Miscellaneous Services 601 Show data context 775 Show data context
Not Stated & Ill-Defined 9 Show data context 2 Show data context
Date: Source:
1951 1951 Census of England and Wales, Industry, Table 3 , 'Industries (Orders and Selected Units) and Status Aggregates. Occupied Males and Females aged 15 and over', for 'Urban Areas with population of less than 50,000, RD, NT'

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This industrial classification was used in the Industry Reports of both the 1951 Census of England and Wales and the 1951 Census of Scotland, and it is always broken down by gender. The classification is defined in Census 1951: Classification of Industries (London: H.M.S.O., 1952).


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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Hartley Wintney RD through time | Industry Statistics | Industrial Order (1951) by Sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 14th July 2024