Persons of Working Age by Sex & 1911 Occupational Order

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Data for 1911 Sex
1911 Occupational Classification Male Female
Government 2,116 Show data context 407 Show data context
Defence 192 Show data context
Professional Occupations 2,740 Show data context 2,301 Show data context
Domestic Services 1,725 Show data context 12,359 Show data context
Commercial Occupations 7,226 Show data context 1,141 Show data context
Transport 5,972 Show data context 85 Show data context
Agriculture 1,268 Show data context 30 Show data context
Mines & Quarries 173 Show data context 8 Show data context
Metals, Machines 3,007 Show data context 47 Show data context
Jewelry, Instruments 718 Show data context 51 Show data context
Building 7,589 Show data context
Wood, Furniture 1,168 Show data context 105 Show data context
Brick, Cement 191 Show data context 28 Show data context
Chemicals 494 Show data context 113 Show data context
Skins, Leather 291 Show data context 26 Show data context
Paper, Prints 1,645 Show data context 273 Show data context
Textile Fabrics 792 Show data context 870 Show data context
Dress 1,771 Show data context 3,168 Show data context
Food, Drink 5,768 Show data context 1,663 Show data context
Gas, Water 586 Show data context
Other & Undefined 3,018 Show data context 452 Show data context
Unoccupied 11,192 Show data context 51,766 Show data context
Date: Source:
1911 1911 Census of England and Wales, Occupations Vol 2, Table 13 , 'Occupations (Condensed List) of Males and Females at ages 10 years and upwards; in England and Wales, the aggregates of Urban and Rural Districts respectively in England and Wales, Administrative Counties, County Boroughs, Metropolitan Boroughs, Urban Districts of which the population exceeded 50,000 persons, and the aggregates of Rural Districts in Administrative Counties, 1911'

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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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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Croydon MB/CB through time | Industry Statistics | Persons of Working Age by Sex & 1911 Occupational Order, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 14th July 2024