Industrial Order (1951) by Sex

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Data for 1951 Sex
1951 Industrial Orders Male Female
Agric., Forest. & Fishing 21,928 Show data context 1,735 Show data context
Mining & Quarrying 2,751 Show data context 26 Show data context
Ceramics, Glass, etc. 1,028 Show data context 90 Show data context
Chemicals & Allied Trades 3,692 Show data context 350 Show data context
Metal Manufacture 28,167 Show data context 1,605 Show data context
Engineering, Shipbldg. & Electrical 9,428 Show data context 1,178 Show data context
Vehicles 3,432 Show data context 323 Show data context
Other Metal Goods 1,551 Show data context 322 Show data context
Precision Instruments, Jewel., etc. 810 Show data context 104 Show data context
Textiles 343 Show data context 1,282 Show data context
Leather & Fur 285 Show data context 21 Show data context
Clothing 1,004 Show data context 3,619 Show data context
Food, Drink & Tobacco 3,008 Show data context 1,735 Show data context
Manufactures of Wood & Cork 1,578 Show data context 151 Show data context
Paper & Printing 875 Show data context 515 Show data context
Other Manufacturing 219 Show data context 140 Show data context
Building & Contracting 13,097 Show data context 254 Show data context
Gas, Electricity & Water 2,283 Show data context 255 Show data context
Transport & Communication 12,653 Show data context 2,250 Show data context
Distributive Trades 11,485 Show data context 11,151 Show data context
Insurance, Banking & Finance 1,989 Show data context 583 Show data context
Public Administration & Defence 33,621 Show data context 2,377 Show data context
Professional Services 4,812 Show data context 7,655 Show data context
Miscellaneous Services 6,640 Show data context 14,167 Show data context
Not Stated & Ill-Defined 163 Show data context 27 Show data context
Date: Source:
1951 1951 Census of England and Wales, Industry, Table 2 , 'Industries (Minimum List) and Status Aggregates. Occupied Males and Females aged 15 and over', for 'Con, AC, CB, MetB, Urban Areas with population of 50,000 or more'

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This industrial classification was used in the Industry Reports of both the 1951 Census of England and Wales and the 1951 Census of Scotland, and it is always broken down by gender. The classification is defined in Census 1951: Classification of Industries (London: H.M.S.O., 1952).


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Date accessed: 22nd July 2024