Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1921 Occupational Order

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Data for 1921 Sex
1921 Occupational Classification Male Female
Fishermen 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Agriculture 162 Show data context 10 Show data context
Mining and Quarrying 3,488 Show data context 6 Show data context
Mine and Quarry Products 57 Show data context 0 Show data context
Bricks, Pottery and Glass 1,012 Show data context 1,144 Show data context
Chemicals 60 Show data context 5 Show data context
Metal Workers 1,016 Show data context 12 Show data context
Precious Metals 1 Show data context 1 Show data context
Electrical Apparatus 75 Show data context 1 Show data context
Watches, Clocks and Instruments 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
Skins and Leather 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
Textile Workers 21 Show data context 346 Show data context
Textile Goods and Clothing 84 Show data context 329 Show data context
Foods, Drinks, and Tobacco 57 Show data context 9 Show data context
Wood and Furniture 219 Show data context 9 Show data context
Paper, Printing 38 Show data context 25 Show data context
Builders 349 Show data context 0 Show data context
Painters and Decorators 67 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other Materials 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Mixed or Undefined Materials 19 Show data context 19 Show data context
Gas, Water and Electricity 28 Show data context 3 Show data context
Transport and Communication 565 Show data context 15 Show data context
Commerce and Finance 638 Show data context 325 Show data context
Public Administration and Defence 87 Show data context 39 Show data context
Professional Occupations 181 Show data context 204 Show data context
Entertainments and Sport 21 Show data context 11 Show data context
Personal Service 116 Show data context 637 Show data context
Clerks and Draughtsmen 310 Show data context 213 Show data context
Warehousemen 130 Show data context 158 Show data context
Stationary Engine Drivers 297 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other and Undefined Workers 307 Show data context 12 Show data context
Date: Source:
1921 1921 Census of England and Wales, County Report, Table 17 , 'Occupations (Condensed list)'

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All persons of working age (12 or above in 1921), categorised by gender and the system of 31 occupational 'Orders' used by the 1921 Census of Population (we exclude Order 32 which covered the retired or otherwise unoccupied).

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Wolstanton United UD through time | Industry Statistics | Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1921 Occupational Order, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 23rd January 2022