Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1911 Occupational Order

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Data for 1911 Sex
1911 Occupational Classification Male Female
Government 944 Show data context 232 Show data context
Defence 355 Show data context
Professional Occupations 1,509 Show data context 1,090 Show data context
Domestic Services 2,561 Show data context 6,419 Show data context
Commercial Occupations 1,421 Show data context 784 Show data context
Transport 4,154 Show data context 140 Show data context
Agriculture 10,623 Show data context 1,306 Show data context
Fishing 142 Show data context
Mines and Quarries 420 Show data context 2 Show data context
Metals, Machines 1,785 Show data context 32 Show data context
Jewelry, Instruments 200 Show data context 13 Show data context
Building 3,604 Show data context 4 Show data context
Wood, Furniture 610 Show data context 46 Show data context
Brick, Cement 421 Show data context 33 Show data context
Chemicals 142 Show data context 31 Show data context
Skins, Leather 114 Show data context 32 Show data context
Paper, Prints 460 Show data context 251 Show data context
Textile Fabrics 2,839 Show data context 3,977 Show data context
Dress 1,088 Show data context 1,809 Show data context
Food, Drink 2,675 Show data context 1,236 Show data context
Gas, Water 236 Show data context 1 Show data context
Other and Undefined 1,299 Show data context 242 Show data context
Unoccupied 8,926 Show data context 36,853 Show data context
Date: Source:
1911 1911 Census of Scotland, County Report, Table 22 , 'Occupations of males and females aged 10 years and upwards, in eleven groups of ages, and by status'

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All males and females at ages 10 years and upwards, categorised by gender and the system of 23 occupational 'Orders' used by the 1911 Census of Population (which here include 'Without Specified Occupations or Unoccupied' as Order 23). Note that a breakdown by age as well as sex and occupation is also available.

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Date accessed: 21st May 2022