Town Statistics

 



Downham Market area statistics

 

Figures on this page are from the 2001 census (available from the National Statistics website)  and are published here with permission under licence.

 


  Tables displayed on this page

 

Occupations

Industry of Employment

Economic activity

Time Since Last Worked

 

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  Occupations

 
Occupation Groups
All People 3024
1. Managers and Senior Officials 394
1. Managers and Senior Officials:Corporate Managers 270
1. Managers and Senior Officials:Managers + Proprietors: Agriculture 124
2. Professional Occupations 254
2. Professional Occupations:Science and Technology Professionals 56
2. Professional Occupations:Health Professionals 11
2. Professional Occupations:Teaching and Research Professionals 131
2. Professional Occupations:Business and Public Service Professionals 56
3. Associate Professional and Technical Occupations 308
4. Administrative and Secretarial Occupations 344
4. Administrative and Secretarial Occupations:Administrative Occupations 246
4. Administrative and Secretarial Occupations:Secretarial 98
5. Skilled Trades Occupations 454
5. Skilled Trades Occupations:Skilled Agricultural Trades 48
5. Skilled Trades Occupations:Skilled Metal and Electrical Trades 179
5. Skilled Trades Occupations:Skilled Construction and Building Trades 168
5. Skilled Trades Occupations:Textiles; Printing and Other Skilled Trades 59
6. Personal Service Occupations 204
6. Personal Service Occupations:Caring Personal Service Occupations 148
6. Personal Service Occupations:Leisure and Other Personal Service 56
7. Sales and Customer Service Occupations 226
7. Sales and Customer Service Occupations:  71. Sales Occupations 213
7. Sales and Customer Service Occupations:  72. Customer Service 13
8. Process; Plant and Machine Operatives 388
9. Elementary Occupations 452

 

 

  Industry of employment

 

Industry of Employment
All People 3024
A. Agriculture, hunting and forestry 117
B. Fishing 3
C. Mining and quarrying 8
D. Manufacturing 521
E. Electricity, gas and water supply 8
F. Construction 303
G. Wholesale and retail trade, repairs 660
H. Hotels and restaurants 135
I. Transport, storage and communications 148
J. Financial intermediation 54
K. Real estate, renting and business activities 258
L. Public administration and defence, social security 145
M. Education 247
N. Health and social work 282
O. Other community, social and personal service activities 122
P. Private households with employed persons 3
Q. Extra-territorial organisations and bodies 10

 


 

  Economic Activity

 
Economic Activity
All People 5607
Economically active 3176
Economically active: Employee 2467
Economically active: Employee: Part-time 653
Economically active: Employee: Full-time 1814
Economically active: Self-employed with employees 162
Economically active: Self-employed with employees: Part-time 24
Economically active: Self-employed with employees: Full-time 138
Economically active: Self-employed without employees 312
Economically active: Self-employed without employees: Part-time 85
Economically active: Self-employed without employees: Full-time 227
Economically active: Unemployed 126
Economically active: Full-time Students 109
Economically inactive 2431
Economically inactive: Retired 1649
Economically inactive: Student 99
Economically inactive: Looking after home / family 321
Economically inactive: Permanently sick / disabled 236
Economically inactive: Other 126

 

 

  Time Since Last Worked

 
Time Since Last Worked
All People 5598
In employment 3026
Not in employment 2572
Not in employment: Last worked in 2001 146
Not in employment: Last worked in 2000 203
Not in employment: Last worked in 1999 178
Not in employment: Last worked in 1998 134
Not in employment: Last worked in 1997 134
Not in employment: Last worked in 1996 128
Not in employment: Last worked in 1991 to 1995 613
Not in employment: Last worked before 1991 892
Not in employment: Never worked 144