Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry & fishing 4,542 Show data context 83 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 24 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,833 Show data context 638 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 6 Show data context 25 Show data context
F: Construction 956 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 847 Show data context 111 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 596 Show data context 2 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 184 Show data context 36 Show data context
J: Information & communication 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 16 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 84 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 445 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 728 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 81 Show data context 135 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 85 Show data context 63 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 117 Show data context 155 Show data context
T: Activities of households 763 Show data context 2,777 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry & fishing 6,049 Show data context 739 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 133 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,774 Show data context 1,347 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 26 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,182 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 906 Show data context 238 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 629 Show data context 13 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 295 Show data context 250 Show data context
J: Information & communication 21 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 18 Show data context 5 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 108 Show data context 121 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 100 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 54 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 973 Show data context 14 Show data context
P: Education 62 Show data context 204 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 64 Show data context 77 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 135 Show data context 373 Show data context
T: Activities of households 372 Show data context 1,846 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry & fishing 5,247 Show data context 164 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 126 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,043 Show data context 1,530 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 34 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 19 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 1,412 Show data context 7 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 1,163 Show data context 246 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 821 Show data context 7 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 247 Show data context 98 Show data context
J: Information & communication 50 Show data context 6 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 54 Show data context 4 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 121 Show data context 3 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 265 Show data context 17 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 885 Show data context 17 Show data context
P: Education 114 Show data context 312 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 119 Show data context 197 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 147 Show data context 558 Show data context
T: Activities of households 563 Show data context 3,096 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 & fishing 4,340 Show data context 215 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 178 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,319 Show data context 1,282 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 130 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 32 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,916 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 1,882 Show data context 566 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 2,246 Show data context 25 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 398 Show data context 508 Show data context
J: Information & communication 73 Show data context 52 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 224 Show data context 7 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 172 Show data context 14 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 465 Show data context 158 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 1,674 Show data context 106 Show data context
P: Education 176 Show data context 427 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 146 Show data context 406 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 545 Show data context 1,107 Show data context
T: Activities of households 977 Show data context 3,655 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 & fishing 4,499 Show data context 210 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 421 Show data context 8 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,795 Show data context 2,010 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 422 Show data context 8 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 80 Show data context 6 Show data context
F: Construction 2,207 Show data context 27 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 3,311 Show data context 1,258 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 1,922 Show data context 134 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 499 Show data context 574 Show data context
J: Information & communication 29 Show data context 11 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 302 Show data context 81 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 65 Show data context 15 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 220 Show data context 125 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 0 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 1,928 Show data context 122 Show data context
P: Education 310 Show data context 647 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 289 Show data context 575 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 467 Show data context 469 Show data context
T: Activities of households 876 Show data context 2,542 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 1 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry & fishing 4,461 Show data context 1,044 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 193 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,198 Show data context 2,557 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 524 Show data context 29 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 80 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 2,896 Show data context 58 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 4,195 Show data context 2,431 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 2,038 Show data context 362 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 444 Show data context 1,000 Show data context
J: Information & communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 497 Show data context 321 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 293 Show data context 179 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 3,582 Show data context 1,162 Show data context
P: Education 542 Show data context 853 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 639 Show data context 1,104 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 544 Show data context 596 Show data context
T: Activities of households 401 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 & fishing 912 Show data context 208 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 418 Show data context 65 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 9,375 Show data context 2,683 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 913 Show data context 118 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 171 Show data context 15 Show data context
F: Construction 4,758 Show data context 242 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 5,052 Show data context 4,072 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 3,469 Show data context 590 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 643 Show data context 666 Show data context
J: Information & communication 678 Show data context 258 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 1,085 Show data context 901 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 136 Show data context 82 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 743 Show data context 455 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 91 Show data context 197 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 4,413 Show data context 2,345 Show data context
P: Education 965 Show data context 2,031 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 1,135 Show data context 2,206 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 592 Show data context 828 Show data context
T: Activities of households 131 Show data context 411 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, Maidstone District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 19th May 2024