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 34,017 Show data context 638 Show data context
Mining 410 Show data context 1 Show data context
Building: Management 4,232 Show data context 21 Show data context
Manufacturing 8,639 Show data context 1,266 Show data context
Transport 1,317 Show data context 22 Show data context
Dealing 3,085 Show data context 366 Show data context
Industrial Service 4,707 Show data context 88 Show data context
Public Service and Professional 2,252 Show data context 490 Show data context
Domestic Service 4,360 Show data context 12,008 Show data context
Property Owning and Independent 5 Show data context 2 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, Sussex County O41area 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/12781490/cube/IND_BOOTH1841_SEC

Date accessed: 18th September 2021