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 1,083,403 Show data context 51,399 Show data context
Mining 170,966 Show data context 5,375 Show data context
Building: Management 306,328 Show data context 1,256 Show data context
Manufacturing 1,263,970 Show data context 471,820 Show data context
Transport 141,502 Show data context 2,320 Show data context
Dealing 324,798 Show data context 63,528 Show data context
Industrial Service 361,851 Show data context 11,323 Show data context
Public Service and Professional 171,701 Show data context 34,422 Show data context
Domestic Service 281,364 Show data context 790,686 Show data context
Property Owning and Independent 1,230 Show data context 54 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, England Dep through time | Industry Statistics | Occupation data classified by the Booth main sectors plus sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10061325/cube/IND_BOOTH1841_SEC

Date accessed: 30th September 2023