Variable : 1931 Industrial Orders

Variables serve as the dimensions of nCubes, and are generally based on the questions on forms such as the census schedule. However, in the aggregate data held in the Vision of Britain system we do not store the individual responses but counts of the number of each kind of response, so variables are made up of categories, such as age groups.

1931 Industrial Orders
Variable (V)
This system of Industrial Orders was used by the Industry tables of the 1931 Census.

Variable " 1931 Industrial Orders " is contained within:

Datasets or nCubes, containing the actual data:

Entity ID Entity Name
N_IND_ORDER_1931_SEX Industrial Order (1931) by Sex

Variable Groups, bringing together related variables:

Entity ID Entity Name
VG_IND Industry

Variable " 1931 Industrial Orders " contains:

Categories, defining the values available for each variable :

Entity ID Entity Name
C_IND_ORDER_1931_1 Fishing
C_IND_ORDER_1931_2 Agriculture
C_IND_ORDER_1931_3 Mining & Quarrying
C_IND_ORDER_1931_4 Bricks, Pottery, Glass
C_IND_ORDER_1931_5 Chemicals
C_IND_ORDER_1931_6 Metals & Machines
C_IND_ORDER_1931_7 Textiles
C_IND_ORDER_1931_8 Skins & Leather
C_IND_ORDER_1931_9 Clothing
C_IND_ORDER_1931_10 Food, Drink, Tobacco
C_IND_ORDER_1931_11 Wood Working & Furniture
C_IND_ORDER_1931_12 Paper Making, Stationery, Printing
C_IND_ORDER_1931_13 Building
C_IND_ORDER_1931_14 Other Manufacturing
C_IND_ORDER_1931_15 Gas, Water, Electricity
C_IND_ORDER_1931_16 Transport & Communication
C_IND_ORDER_1931_17 Commerce & Finance
C_IND_ORDER_1931_18 Public Administration, Defence
C_IND_ORDER_1931_19 Professions
C_IND_ORDER_1931_20 Entertainments & Sport
C_IND_ORDER_1931_21 Personal Service
C_IND_ORDER_1931_22 Other or not stated