Economic Life Lists


                                                 THE ECONOMIC LIFE
 
Tables 2.1 and 2.2. Professional structure of Jews paying the community tax in the years 1934-36.
 
Profession
Old City
Nowa Osada
Total
 
Trade                276             65,7%            139               75,1%    415          68,6%
Industry                 6               1,4%                7                 3,8%      13            2,1%
Crafts                 88                21%              34               18,4%    122          20,2%
Liberal
Professions         27               6,4%                4                 2,2%      31            5,1%
Rentier                15               3,6%                -                 -             15            2,5%
Transport              1               0,2%                -                 -               1             0,2%
Farmer                  7               1,7%                1                0,5%         8            1,3%   
Total
     420
     100%
      185
100%         
 605 (36)  
100%
 
 
Table 2.3. Value of community tax (in Polish zloty) paid by representatives of the
                  various professions in 1936.
 
Profession                    Old City                       Nowa Osada                Total
 
Trade               16275              75,7%           2725           59%     19450     72,8%
 
Industry                520              2,4%             1385           30%       1905      7,1%
 
Crafts                1750              7,9%               405            8,8%     2155      8,2%
 
Liberal
Professions        2095               9,5%                 80            1,8%     2175      8,2%
 
Rentier                 835              3,8%                   -                -           835     3,1%     
 
Transpor-
Tation                    50              0,2%                    -                -            50      0,2%  
 
Farmer                  120             0,5%                 20            0,4%        140      0,5%
 
Total                 22095            100%              4615          100%     26710     100%
 
Compilation based on: APL, UWL, WSP sygn. 838, p. 198-221.

 

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