Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1911 Occupational Order

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Data for 1911 Sex
1911 Occupational Classification Male Female
Government 813 Show data context 166 Show data context
Defence 48 Show data context
Professional Occupations 1,461 Show data context 1,560 Show data context
Domestic Services 471 Show data context 4,675 Show data context
Commercial Occupations 2,965 Show data context 468 Show data context
Transport 6,488 Show data context 93 Show data context
Agriculture 408 Show data context 31 Show data context
Mines and Quarries 14,329 Show data context 30 Show data context
Metals, Machines 6,598 Show data context 87 Show data context
Jewelry, Instruments 262 Show data context 40 Show data context
Building 4,407 Show data context 1 Show data context
Wood, Furniture 1,182 Show data context 110 Show data context
Brick, Cement 24,441 Show data context 23,629 Show data context
Chemicals 398 Show data context 39 Show data context
Skins, Leather 165 Show data context 31 Show data context
Paper, Prints 525 Show data context 316 Show data context
Textile Fabrics 303 Show data context 519 Show data context
Dress 1,446 Show data context 2,678 Show data context
Food, Drink 4,307 Show data context 2,450 Show data context
Gas, Water 556 Show data context
Other and Undefined 2,977 Show data context 333 Show data context
Unoccupied 11,811 Show data context 53,804 Show data context
Date: Source:
1911 1911 Census of England and Wales, Occupations Vol 2, Table 13 , 'Occupations (Condensed List) of Males and Females at ages 10 years and upwards; in England and Wales, the aggregates of Urban and Rural Districts respectively in England and Wales, Administrative Counties, County Boroughs, Metropolitan Boroughs, Urban Districts of which the population exceeded 50,000 persons, and the aggregates of Rural Districts in Administrative Counties, 1911'

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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: 17th January 2022