Census of the population 1920 - Occupational groups

SND-ID: snd0291-1. Version: 1.0. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5878/001008

Is part of collection at SND: Census of the population

Associated documentation


Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Lennart Brantgärde - University of Gothenburg, Swedish Social Science Data Service

Research principal

University of Gothenburg - Swedish Social Science Data Service rorId


This data collection contains information about total population, total number of professionally employed, income and property within the principal occupational groups agriculture and subsidiary industry, industry and craft, commerce, transport, storage and communication, public service, domestic work, and former professionally employed, and also within subgroups of these principal groups.

Data contains personal data



Method and outcome

Unit of analysis



Time period(s) investigated

1920-12-31 – Ongoing



Number of individuals/objects


Data format / data structure

Data collection
  • Mode of collection: Compilation/Synthesis
  • Time period(s) for data collection: 1989-01-01 – 1989-01-01
  • Data collector: University of Gothenburg, Swedish Social Science Data Service
  • Source of the data: Registers/Records/Accounts: Historical, Registers/Records/Accounts
Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden

Administrative information

Responsible department/unit

Swedish Social Science Data Service


  • Funding agency: Swedish Council for Research in the Humanitie and Social Sciences
Topic and keywords

Research area

History (CESSDA Topic Classification)

Employment (CESSDA Topic Classification)

History (Standard för svensk indelning av forskningsämnen 2011)

Censuses (CESSDA Topic Classification)


Sveriges officiella statistik. Kungl Statistiska Centralbyrån. IV. Yrkesräkningen. I: Folkmängden, inkomsten och förmögenhet efter grupper av yrken inom varje härad och stad.

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Published: 1991-11-01
Last updated: 2017-07-11