1951 Census of England and Wales, Occupation Tables (Laid before Parliament pursuant to Section 4 (1), Census Act, 1920), Table 21 : " Selected Occupations with Status Aggregates - abridged analysis for Con divisions and sub-divisions, Urban Areas with population of less than 50,000, RD, NT".

List England and Wales Dep Wales Dep
Occupation Persons
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MALES:
Total Population.
1,270,103 Show data context
Total Occupied Population aged 15 and over. 968,978 Show data context
Total occupied (orders I-XXVII). 833,523 Show data context
Retired. 135,455 Show data context
Employers. 27,136 Show data context
Managers. 25,100 Show data context
Operatives. 688,764 Show data context
Self-employed. 62,507 Show data context
Unemployed. 30,016 Show data context
I. Fishermen. 1,334 Show data context
II. Agricultural, etc. occupations. 79,457 Show data context
1. Agricultural and horticultural occupations. 71,745 Show data context
    010, 011 Farmers. 37,780 Show data context
    013, 014 Market gardeners, etc. and foremen. 1,573 Show data context
    015 Other gardeners. 4,684 Show data context
III. Mining and quarring occupations. 110,000 Show data context
    041-047 Workers below ground in coal mines. 80,164 Show data context
    049 Workers above ground in coal mines. 10,730 Show data context
IV. Workers in ceramics, glass, cement, etc. 2,901 Show data context
V. Coal gas, etc. makers, workers in chemicals. 9,408 Show data context
VI. Workers in metal manufacture, engineering. 112,430 Show data context
1. Foremen, overlookers. 6,245 Show data context
4. Foundry workers (excluding pattern makers). 4,301 Show data context
9. Metal machinists. 4,033 Show data context
10. Fitters, machine erectors. 36,018 Show data context
    184 Motor and motor cycle mechanics. 6,724 Show data context
12. Plumbers, pipe fitters, etc. 6,165 Show data context
16. Electrical apparatus makers, etc. (n.e.s.). 15,436 Show data context
VII. Textile workers. 1,892 Show data context
VIII. Leather workers, fur dressers. 3,325 Show data context
2. Boot and Shoe makers. 2,530 Show data context
IX. Makers of textile goods and articles of dress. 3,131 Show data context
1. Garment workers. 1,554 Show data context
    383 Tailors. 809 Show data context
X. Makers of foods, drinks and tobacco. 7,534 Show data context
1. Makers of foods. 6,948 Show data context
XI. Workers wood, cane and cork. 19,667 Show data context
    472 Carpenters, joiners. 13,247 Show data context
XII. Makers of, workers in, paper; printers. 3,170 Show data context
3. Printers, bookbinders. 2,406 Show data context
XIII. Makers of products (n.e.s.). 2,695 Show data context
XIV. Workers in building and contracting. 63,098 Show data context
    583 Bricklayers. 8,218 Show data context
XV. Painters and decorators. 12,113 Show data context
XVI. Administrators, directors, managers (n.e.s.). 15,681 Show data context
    620-629 Managers in industrial undertakings. 8,477 Show data context
XVII. Persons employed in transport, etc. 86,167 Show data context
1. Railway transport workers. 25,574 Show data context
2. Road transport workers. 37,798 Show data context
    655-658 Powered passenger vehicle drivers. 8,418 Show data context
    659 Drivers of goods vehicles. 18,751 Show data context
3. Water transport workers. 13,624 Show data context
    681 Dock labourers. 4,958 Show data context
5. Other workers in communications, etc. 9,101 Show data context
    702 Postmen, post office sorters. 4,480 Show data context
XVIII. Commercial, finance, etc. (exc. Clerical). 60,996 Show data context
1. Commercial occupations. 54,182 Show data context
    710-711 Wholesalers, brokers, agents, etc. 4,259 Show data context
    715 Commercial travellers, canvassers. 5,707 Show data context
    720-729 Owners, etc. of retail businesses. 22,931 Show data context
    730-739 Salesmen, shop assistants. 12,583 Show data context
    741 Roundsmen, van salesmen. 4,453 Show data context
2. Persons employed in finance and insurance. 6,814 Show data context
XIX. Professional and technical (exc. Clerical). 37,326 Show data context
    780,785 Teachers. 10,099 Show data context
    786-792 Professional engineers, architects. 5,527 Show data context
    794,799 Industrial designers, draughtsmen. 2,687 Show data context
XX. Persons employed in defence services. 28,884 Show data context
1. Armed forces. 20,786 Show data context
XXI. Persons engaged in entertainments and sport. 3,486 Show data context
XXII. Persons engaged in personal service. 20,366 Show data context
    862-865 Owners, etc. of cafes, hotels, etc. 6,227 Show data context
XXIII. Clerks, typists, etc. 36,715 Show data context
    890-895 Costing, estimating, other clerks. 36,120 Show data context
    891,892 Typists, secretaries . 562 Show data context
XXIV. Warehousemen, storekeepers, packers, etc. 12,972 Show data context
901 Storekeepers. 5,906 Show data context
XXV. Stationary engine drivers, stokers, etc. 22,472 Show data context
XXVI. Workers in unskilled occupations (n.e.s.). 67,736 Show data context
XXVII. Other and undefined workers. 8,567 Show data context
XXVIII. Retired and not gainfully occupied. 135,455 Show data context
Y Retired. 88,930 Show data context


FEMALES:
Total Population.
1,328,572 Show data context
Total Occupied Population aged 15 and over. 1,039,205 Show data context
Total occupied (orders I-XXVII). 259,361 Show data context
Retired. 779,844 Show data context
Employers. 4,214 Show data context
Managers. 6,447 Show data context
Operatives. 224,643 Show data context
Self-employed. 15,768 Show data context
Unemployed. 8,289 Show data context
II. Agricultural, etc. occupations. 10,267 Show data context
1. Agricultural and horticultural occupations. 10,122 Show data context
VI. Workers in metal manufacture, engineering. 7,345 Show data context
16. Electrical apparatus makers, etc. (n.e.s.). 723 Show data context
VII. Textile workers. 2,106 Show data context
2. Spinners, doublers. 133 Show data context
3. Winders, warpers, sizers, drawers-in. 520 Show data context
4. Weavers. 319 Show data context
6. Bleachers, dyers, finishers. 471 Show data context
VIII. Leather workers, fur dressers. 1,011 Show data context
IX. Makers of textile goods and articles of dress. 13,156 Show data context
1. Garment workers. 10,967 Show data context
    383 Tailoresses. 1,229 Show data context
    385 Dressmakers and light clothing makers. 2,126 Show data context
    386 Machinists. 5,764 Show data context
X. Makers of foods, drinks and tobacco. 2,831 Show data context
1. Makers of foods. 2,173 Show data context
XII. Makers of, workers in, paper; printers. 1,291 Show data context
3. Printers, bookbinders. 635 Show data context
XVI. Administrators, directors, mangeresses. 1,357 Show data context
XVII. Persons employed in transport, etc. 5,353 Show data context
5. Other workers in communications, etc. 4,112 Show data context
XVIII. Commercial, finance, etc.(exc. Clerical). 42,219 Show data context
1. Commercial occupations. 41,747 Show data context
    720-729 Owners, etc. of retail businesses. 9,799 Show data context
    730-739 Saleswomen, shop assistants. 29,511 Show data context
2. Persons employed in finance and insurance. 472 Show data context
XIX. Professional and technical (exc. clerical). 30,334 Show data context
    770-772 Nurses and midwives. 11,428 Show data context
    780,785 Teachers. 14,066 Show data context
XXII. Persons engaged in personal service. 66,278 Show data context
    862-865 Owners, etc. of cafes, hotels, etc. 6,374 Show data context
    867 Waitresses, still room hands. 4,171 Show data context
    876 Charwomen, office cleaners. 6,911 Show data context
    877-878 Laundry workers, dry cleaners. 3,722 Show data context
    882 Cooks. 5,710 Show data context
    883-885 Other domestic servants (indoor). 28,845 Show data context
XXIII. Clerks, typists, etc. 45,393 Show data context
    890-895 Costing, estimating, other clerks. 27,447 Show data context
    891-892 Typists, secretaries. 15,696 Show data context
XXIV. Warehousewomen, storekeepers, packers, etc. 4,416 Show data context
XXVI. Workers in unskilled occupations (n.e.s.). 17,988 Show data context
I,III-V,XI,XIII-XV,XX,XXI,XXV,XXVII Others. 8,016 Show data context

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