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 1,404,536 Show data context 80,331 Show data context
Mining 228,365 Show data context 6,877 Show data context
Building: Management 381,363 Show data context 1,430 Show data context
Manufacturing 1,555,348 Show data context 594,802 Show data context
Transport 172,341 Show data context 2,929 Show data context
Dealing 382,548 Show data context 81,204 Show data context
Industrial Service 436,097 Show data context 14,806 Show data context
Public Service & Professional 206,952 Show data context 38,837 Show data context
Domestic Service 323,930 Show data context 993,834 Show data context
Property Owning & Independent 1,562 Show data context 65 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, Great Britain Dep through time | Industry Statistics | Occupation data classified by the Booth main sectors plus sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: https://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10090283/cube/IND_BOOTH1841_SEC

Date accessed: 15th July 2024