Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1911 Occupational Order

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Data for 1911 Sex
1911 Occupational Classification Male Female
Government 2,395 Show data context 502 Show data context
Defence 563 Show data context
Professional Occupations 4,357 Show data context 3,681 Show data context
Domestic Services 1,872 Show data context 13,765 Show data context
Commercial Occupations 10,141 Show data context 3,528 Show data context
Transport 19,392 Show data context 1,005 Show data context
Agriculture 7,445 Show data context 2,272 Show data context
Fishing 16 Show data context
Mines and Quarries 59,205 Show data context 1,008 Show data context
Metals, Machines 61,360 Show data context 997 Show data context
Jewelry, Instruments 636 Show data context 172 Show data context
Building 11,687 Show data context 7 Show data context
Wood, Furniture 2,250 Show data context 467 Show data context
Brick, Cement 1,695 Show data context 644 Show data context
Chemicals 1,222 Show data context 388 Show data context
Skins, Leather 427 Show data context 198 Show data context
Paper, Prints 1,617 Show data context 1,600 Show data context
Textile Fabrics 3,320 Show data context 6,707 Show data context
Dress 4,180 Show data context 9,192 Show data context
Food, Drink 11,554 Show data context 6,285 Show data context
Gas, Water 968 Show data context 5 Show data context
Other and Undefined 6,180 Show data context 1,147 Show data context
Unoccupied 41,858 Show data context 184,473 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: 16th October 2021