All occupied persons, in 3 Categories

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1801 Occupational Categories 1831
Agriculture 38 Show data context
Trade, Manuf. or H'crafts 13 Show data context
Other 20 Show data context
Date: Source:
1831 1831 Census of Great Britain, Abstract of answers, Table [1] , 'Population Abstract'


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Date: Acknowledgments:
1831 David Allan Gatley (School of Social Sciences, University of Staffordshire). Role: transcriber. Restrictions on use: the contributor must be acknowledged but the data may be freely used for non-commercial purposes.


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The early censuses 1801-31 used this very simple classification of occupations. The cemsuses of Great Britain from 1811 onwards applied it to families rather than persons, and all families were included under one of these headings.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Stackpole Elidir CP/AP through time | Industry Statistics | All occupied persons, in 3 Categories, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 12th July 2024