Industrial Order (1951) by Sex

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Data for 1951 Sex
1951 Industrial Orders Male Female
Agric., Forest. & Fishing 75 Show data context 9 Show data context
Mining & Quarrying 27 Show data context 1 Show data context
Ceramics, Glass, etc. 937 Show data context 141 Show data context
Chemicals & Allied Trades 1,024 Show data context 159 Show data context
Metal Manufacture 75 Show data context 13 Show data context
Engineering, Shipbldg. & Electrical 4,177 Show data context 1,223 Show data context
Vehicles 68 Show data context 6 Show data context
Other Metal Goods 106 Show data context 11 Show data context
Precision Instruments, Jewel., etc. 40 Show data context 12 Show data context
Textiles 35 Show data context 9 Show data context
Leather & Fur 6 Show data context 3 Show data context
Clothing 40 Show data context 88 Show data context
Food, Drink & Tobacco 247 Show data context 80 Show data context
Manufactures of Wood & Cork 329 Show data context 88 Show data context
Paper & Printing 57 Show data context 15 Show data context
Other Manufacturing 248 Show data context 158 Show data context
Building & Contracting 810 Show data context 23 Show data context
Gas, Electricity & Water 180 Show data context 14 Show data context
Transport & Communication 652 Show data context 43 Show data context
Distributive Trades 1,268 Show data context 679 Show data context
Insurance, Banking & Finance 48 Show data context 15 Show data context
Public Administration & Defence 628 Show data context 99 Show data context
Professional Services 260 Show data context 483 Show data context
Miscellaneous Services 235 Show data context 554 Show data context
Not Stated & Ill-Defined 6 Show data context 2 Show data context
Date: Source:
1951 1951 Census of England and Wales, Industry, Table 3 , 'Industries (Orders and Selected Units) and Status Aggregates. Occupied Males and Females aged 15 and over', for 'Urban Areas with population of less than 50,000, RD, NT'

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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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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Erith UD/MB through time | Industry Statistics | Industrial Order (1951) by Sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: https://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10199256/cube/IND_ORDER_1951_SEX

Date accessed: 24th July 2024