Working age population by Sector

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Cambridge Group Industrial Sector 1921 1931 1951
Agriculture 95 Show data context 176 Show data context 53 Show data context
Light Industry 31,925 Show data context 57,275 Show data context 15,204 Show data context
Staple Industry 6,052 Show data context 10,296 Show data context 4,563 Show data context
Professional 43,987 Show data context 94,836 Show data context 28,442 Show data context
Unclassified or Unoccupied 7,360 Show data context 57,493 Show data context 27,196 Show data context
Date: Source:
1921 1921 Census of England and Wales, County Report, Table 17 , 'Occupations (Condensed list)'
1931 1931 Census of England and Wales, Occupations, Table 16 , 'Occupations of Males and Females, showing also total Operatives and the total Out of Work'
1951 1951 Census of England and Wales, Occupations, Table 21 , 'Selected Occupations with Status Aggregates - abridged analysis', for 'Con divisions and sub-divisions, Urban Areas with population of less than 50,000, RD, NT'

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Working age population grouped into the four Sectors defined by the Cambridge Group for the History of Population and Social Structure.

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Date accessed: 15th August 2022