Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 3,666 Show data context 392 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 714 Show data context 97 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 291 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 46 Show data context 9 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 91 Show data context 2 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 34 Show data context 13 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 94 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 78 Show data context 0 Show data context
P: Education 56 Show data context 10 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 10 Show data context 6 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 29 Show data context 2 Show data context
T: Activities of households 321 Show data context 1,386 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 5,055 Show data context 797 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 26 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 686 Show data context 287 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 338 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 157 Show data context 110 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 236 Show data context 7 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 44 Show data context 18 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 20 Show data context 13 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 69 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 117 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 74 Show data context 22 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 8 Show data context 18 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 49 Show data context 40 Show data context
T: Activities of households 85 Show data context 1,806 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 4,670 Show data context 1,400 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 610 Show data context 199 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 478 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 245 Show data context 126 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 264 Show data context 1 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 31 Show data context 28 Show data context
J: Information and communication 4 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 24 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 27 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 37 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 208 Show data context 7 Show data context
P: Education 65 Show data context 53 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 12 Show data context 16 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 47 Show data context 40 Show data context
T: Activities of households 149 Show data context 900 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1911 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 7,764 Show data context 1,573 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 27 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,048 Show data context 1,626 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 746 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 528 Show data context 138 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,031 Show data context 76 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 96 Show data context 100 Show data context
J: Information and communication 8 Show data context 4 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 73 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 55 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 64 Show data context 46 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,788 Show data context 8 Show data context
P: Education 97 Show data context 203 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 43 Show data context 98 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 177 Show data context 227 Show data context
T: Activities of households 307 Show data context 1,667 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1931 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 4,969 Show data context 304 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,069 Show data context 909 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 18 Show data context 1 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 834 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 839 Show data context 284 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,043 Show data context 103 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 149 Show data context 255 Show data context
J: Information and communication 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 84 Show data context 7 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 475 Show data context 6 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 46 Show data context 21 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 746 Show data context 36 Show data context
P: Education 104 Show data context 306 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 57 Show data context 199 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 150 Show data context 45 Show data context
T: Activities of households 273 Show data context 1,359 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 3,149 Show data context 177 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 55 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,328 Show data context 232 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 89 Show data context 10 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,304 Show data context 26 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 750 Show data context 421 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 892 Show data context 174 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 184 Show data context 424 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 82 Show data context 22 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 49 Show data context 29 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 828 Show data context 83 Show data context
P: Education 114 Show data context 251 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 92 Show data context 202 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 155 Show data context 70 Show data context
T: Activities of households 91 Show data context 405 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1971 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,288 Show data context 89 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 29 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,323 Show data context 164 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 115 Show data context 25 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,506 Show data context 50 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 690 Show data context 530 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 558 Show data context 122 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 248 Show data context 547 Show data context
J: Information and communication 32 Show data context 5 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 57 Show data context 31 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 44 Show data context 10 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 57 Show data context 35 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 555 Show data context 226 Show data context
P: Education 171 Show data context 361 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 129 Show data context 293 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 126 Show data context 84 Show data context
T: Activities of households 42 Show data context 188 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Date: Source:
1841 1841 Census of Great Britain, Occupations, Table [1] , 'Occupation Abstract'
1861 1861 Census of England and Wales, Ages, Table 17 , 'Occupations of Males aged 20 Years and upwards in Districts'
1861 1861 Census of England and Wales, Ages, Table 18 , 'Occupations of Females aged 20 Years and upwards in Districts'
1881 - 1991 Census of Population
1971 1971 Census of England and Wales, Economic activity County Leaflets, Table 3 , 'Industry and status by area of workplace and sex', for 'County, county boroughs, urban areas with populations of 50,000 or more, conurbation centres'

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This classification of industry is that used by the 2011 Census, and forms the basic for our standardisation of historical information on industrial structure. The modern data are a classification of workers by their employers' business and count them by their place of work. However, before 1951 they are counted by place of residence, and before 1921 workers have to be classified by their individual occupations. Here we break the numbers in each industry down by gender, but this is not possible with the 2011 dat...


a, only with the re-districted and re-classified historical statisics.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Na H Eileanan An Iar District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 19th January 2021