Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 583 Show data context 36 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 24,570 Show data context 8,798 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 52 Show data context 2 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 76 Show data context 10 Show data context
F: Construction 4,730 Show data context 27 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 5,657 Show data context 1,058 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 6,448 Show data context 20 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 717 Show data context 253 Show data context
J: Information and communication 14 Show data context 4 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 158 Show data context 3 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 76 Show data context 1 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 466 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 3,467 Show data context 48 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,540 Show data context 25 Show data context
P: Education 287 Show data context 580 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 329 Show data context 537 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 699 Show data context 1,634 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,657 Show data context 9,393 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 28 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,217 Show data context 45 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 48 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 20,416 Show data context 11,907 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 295 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 131 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 5,436 Show data context 16 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 5,290 Show data context 1,048 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 5,414 Show data context 46 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 1,221 Show data context 597 Show data context
J: Information and communication 461 Show data context 235 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 429 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 468 Show data context 434 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 1,168 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 3,317 Show data context 51 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 970 Show data context 33 Show data context
P: Education 240 Show data context 889 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 266 Show data context 620 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 776 Show data context 3,078 Show data context
T: Activities of households 434 Show data context 8,101 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 24 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,115 Show data context 95 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 104 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 31,805 Show data context 18,537 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 293 Show data context 2 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 141 Show data context 9 Show data context
F: Construction 8,916 Show data context 53 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 7,867 Show data context 1,476 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 8,714 Show data context 103 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 2,077 Show data context 729 Show data context
J: Information and communication 574 Show data context 75 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,237 Show data context 27 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 231 Show data context 2 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 1,824 Show data context 60 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 8,143 Show data context 267 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,116 Show data context 179 Show data context
P: Education 520 Show data context 1,569 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 438 Show data context 1,036 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,123 Show data context 4,615 Show data context
T: Activities of households 916 Show data context 14,118 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1911 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 375 Show data context 5 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 84 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 43,190 Show data context 33,521 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 756 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 361 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 8,768 Show data context 7 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 14,833 Show data context 3,479 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 16,438 Show data context 507 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 2,902 Show data context 2,225 Show data context
J: Information and communication 978 Show data context 424 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 2,184 Show data context 175 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 1,172 Show data context 156 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 9,900 Show data context 2,989 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 4,176 Show data context 878 Show data context
P: Education 790 Show data context 1,710 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 547 Show data context 1,497 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 3,252 Show data context 7,206 Show data context
T: Activities of households 390 Show data context 10,068 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 125 Show data context 5 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 31 Show data context 19 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 43,975 Show data context 34,692 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,467 Show data context 37 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 400 Show data context 106 Show data context
F: Construction 6,380 Show data context 109 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 20,732 Show data context 7,721 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 11,864 Show data context 1,034 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 2,864 Show data context 3,039 Show data context
J: Information and communication 589 Show data context 215 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 2,257 Show data context 1,247 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 613 Show data context 593 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 1,334 Show data context 632 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 10 Show data context 23 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 4,382 Show data context 721 Show data context
P: Education 658 Show data context 1,399 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 881 Show data context 2,027 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 3,754 Show data context 3,456 Show data context
T: Activities of households 207 Show data context 6,726 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 7 Show data context 10 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 22 Show data context 4 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 21 Show data context 12 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 38,942 Show data context 31,786 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,717 Show data context 114 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 405 Show data context 18 Show data context
F: Construction 7,826 Show data context 207 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 14,300 Show data context 6,604 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 8,208 Show data context 785 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 1,327 Show data context 2,867 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,068 Show data context 453 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 635 Show data context 324 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,871 Show data context 964 Show data context
P: Education 758 Show data context 1,151 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 1,046 Show data context 2,555 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 2,471 Show data context 1,962 Show data context
T: Activities of households 44 Show data context 1,143 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 30 Show data context 10 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 21,620 Show data context 17,750 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,100 Show data context 210 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 220 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 6,020 Show data context 210 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 11,840 Show data context 6,120 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 7,670 Show data context 1,690 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 1,140 Show data context 1,110 Show data context
J: Information and communication 4,440 Show data context 1,670 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 970 Show data context 750 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 210 Show data context 130 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 950 Show data context 650 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 950 Show data context 1,110 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,740 Show data context 2,720 Show data context
P: Education 1,240 Show data context 3,240 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 980 Show data context 2,730 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,600 Show data context 1,240 Show data context
T: Activities of households 0 Show data context 100 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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Date accessed: 24th October 2020