Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 401 Show data context 7 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 432 Show data context 99 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 185 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 143 Show data context 42 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 97 Show data context 1 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 22 Show data context 7 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 24 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 163 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 42 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 16 Show data context 29 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 15 Show data context 15 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 21 Show data context 57 Show data context
T: Activities of households 128 Show data context 543 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 666 Show data context 42 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 529 Show data context 255 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 402 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 214 Show data context 61 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 168 Show data context 2 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 89 Show data context 70 Show data context
J: Information and communication 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 19 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 47 Show data context 39 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 77 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 49 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 134 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 26 Show data context 75 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 20 Show data context 21 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 45 Show data context 217 Show data context
T: Activities of households 205 Show data context 875 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 894 Show data context 21 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 10 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,484 Show data context 797 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 39 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 16 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,252 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 958 Show data context 209 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 685 Show data context 8 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 185 Show data context 86 Show data context
J: Information and communication 52 Show data context 9 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 114 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 34 Show data context 2 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 270 Show data context 9 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 381 Show data context 20 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 478 Show data context 11 Show data context
P: Education 72 Show data context 254 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 58 Show data context 125 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 113 Show data context 747 Show data context
T: Activities of households 377 Show data context 3,250 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1911 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,250 Show data context 43 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 29 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,125 Show data context 1,607 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 222 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 52 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,469 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,455 Show data context 744 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,248 Show data context 32 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 359 Show data context 422 Show data context
J: Information and communication 126 Show data context 70 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 472 Show data context 13 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 412 Show data context 40 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1,068 Show data context 332 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,698 Show data context 177 Show data context
P: Education 203 Show data context 543 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 273 Show data context 718 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 762 Show data context 1,613 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,302 Show data context 6,258 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 569 Show data context 89 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 26 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,681 Show data context 2,333 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 706 Show data context 16 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 215 Show data context 6 Show data context
F: Construction 3,832 Show data context 78 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 5,355 Show data context 2,183 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,812 Show data context 345 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 335 Show data context 505 Show data context
J: Information and communication 132 Show data context 39 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,262 Show data context 345 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 203 Show data context 49 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 650 Show data context 192 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1 Show data context 10 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,378 Show data context 271 Show data context
P: Education 400 Show data context 633 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 546 Show data context 788 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 784 Show data context 809 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,337 Show data context 4,770 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 6 Show data context 9 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 289 Show data context 35 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 11,465 Show data context 4,169 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,116 Show data context 245 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 158 Show data context 4 Show data context
F: Construction 4,437 Show data context 205 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 5,859 Show data context 4,316 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,317 Show data context 424 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 535 Show data context 1,979 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 667 Show data context 300 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 497 Show data context 284 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 6,273 Show data context 2,274 Show data context
P: Education 641 Show data context 1,019 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 535 Show data context 1,384 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,429 Show data context 1,416 Show data context
T: Activities of households 254 Show data context 1,402 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 200 Show data context 50 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 13,410 Show data context 6,150 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,000 Show data context 270 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 210 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 3,960 Show data context 590 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 6,730 Show data context 6,050 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,500 Show data context 650 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 570 Show data context 610 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1,170 Show data context 600 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 730 Show data context 860 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 190 Show data context 300 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 1,570 Show data context 1,050 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 220 Show data context 550 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 5,300 Show data context 4,240 Show data context
P: Education 1,530 Show data context 2,860 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 710 Show data context 2,050 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 810 Show data context 1,430 Show data context
T: Activities of households 110 Show data context 560 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, Kingston upon Thames District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 03rd June 2020