Occupation data classified by the Booth main sectors plus sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
Booth-Armstrong Industrial Sectors Male Female
Agriculture 11,849 Show data context 918 Show data context
Mining 10,799 Show data context 224 Show data context
Building: Management 10,212 Show data context 22 Show data context
Manufacturing 55,640 Show data context 33,217 Show data context
Transport 5,974 Show data context 170 Show data context
Dealing 10,185 Show data context 2,809 Show data context
Industrial Service 15,924 Show data context 231 Show data context
Public Service and Professional 4,756 Show data context 322 Show data context
Domestic Service 3,533 Show data context 18,900 Show data context
Property Owning and Independent 37 Show data context 0 Show data context
Date: Source:
1841 1841 Census of Great Britain, Occupations, Table [1] , 'Occupation Abstract'

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This data matrix presents a highly simplified version of the 1841 occupational data, using the ten main sectors in the Booth-Armstrong industrial classification. Workers are also classified by sex but not by age.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Lanarkshire ScoCnty through time | Industry Statistics | Occupation data classified by the Booth main sectors plus sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10204859/cube/IND_BOOTH1841_SEC

Date accessed: 21st October 2021