Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,083 Show data context 20 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 354 Show data context 43 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 1 Show data context
F: Construction 139 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 98 Show data context 14 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 91 Show data context 1 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 29 Show data context 7 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 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 68 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 66 Show data context 0 Show data context
P: Education 13 Show data context 19 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 10 Show data context 8 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 18 Show data context 18 Show data context
T: Activities of households 145 Show data context 453 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 1,588 Show data context 139 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,583 Show data context 642 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 8 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 649 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 526 Show data context 154 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,610 Show data context 5 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 246 Show data context 238 Show data context
J: Information and communication 11 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 26 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 98 Show data context 87 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 89 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 82 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 396 Show data context 4 Show data context
P: Education 33 Show data context 137 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 38 Show data context 72 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 70 Show data context 251 Show data context
T: Activities of households 86 Show data context 1,060 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 1,287 Show data context 80 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 92 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,372 Show data context 685 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 880 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 679 Show data context 156 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,090 Show data context 12 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 253 Show data context 155 Show data context
J: Information and communication 20 Show data context 6 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 51 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 105 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 192 Show data context 6 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 790 Show data context 11 Show data context
P: Education 61 Show data context 197 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 41 Show data context 67 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 108 Show data context 410 Show data context
T: Activities of households 179 Show data context 1,910 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 1,600 Show data context 75 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 85 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,524 Show data context 1,080 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 126 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 29 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,526 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,643 Show data context 495 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,969 Show data context 21 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 327 Show data context 441 Show data context
J: Information and communication 71 Show data context 47 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 212 Show data context 7 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 160 Show data context 12 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 464 Show data context 152 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,592 Show data context 70 Show data context
P: Education 139 Show data context 320 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 110 Show data context 305 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 451 Show data context 917 Show data context
T: Activities of households 529 Show data context 2,751 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 876 Show data context 133 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 57 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,445 Show data context 1,236 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 272 Show data context 14 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 58 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 1,363 Show data context 17 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,180 Show data context 1,119 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,912 Show data context 117 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 178 Show data context 350 Show data context
J: Information and communication 66 Show data context 12 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 282 Show data context 86 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 61 Show data context 15 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 183 Show data context 69 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,541 Show data context 55 Show data context
P: Education 153 Show data context 260 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 145 Show data context 242 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 238 Show data context 298 Show data context
T: Activities of households 315 Show data context 1,555 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 779 Show data context 240 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 19 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,641 Show data context 2,070 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 349 Show data context 20 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 38 Show data context 4 Show data context
F: Construction 2,072 Show data context 60 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,039 Show data context 1,681 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,771 Show data context 172 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 243 Show data context 639 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 220 Show data context 77 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 86 Show data context 61 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,939 Show data context 187 Show data context
P: Education 299 Show data context 447 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 144 Show data context 385 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 433 Show data context 478 Show data context
T: Activities of households 48 Show data context 453 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 653 Show data context 178 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 191 Show data context 4 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,847 Show data context 1,272 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 322 Show data context 45 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 53 Show data context 4 Show data context
F: Construction 2,460 Show data context 101 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,250 Show data context 2,938 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,858 Show data context 196 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 358 Show data context 512 Show data context
J: Information and communication 203 Show data context 63 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 353 Show data context 297 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 57 Show data context 85 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 341 Show data context 194 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 58 Show data context 69 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,284 Show data context 569 Show data context
P: Education 766 Show data context 1,393 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 333 Show data context 754 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 408 Show data context 489 Show data context
T: Activities of households 69 Show data context 345 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 1 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, Gravesham District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 28th November 2022