All occupied persons, in 3 Categories

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1801 Occupational Categories 1831
Agriculture 884,339 Show data context
Trade, Manuf. or H'crafts 249,359 Show data context
Other 251,368 Show data context
Date: Source:
1831 1831 Census of Ireland, Abstract of answers, Table [1] , 'Abstract of Answers and Returns under the Population Acts, Ireland:- Enumeration 1831.'

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The early censuses 1801-31 used this very simple classification of occupations. The cemsuses of Great Britain from 1811 onwards applied it to families rather than persons, and all families were included under one of these headings.

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Date accessed: 30th May 2024