Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,860 Show data context 69 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 508 Show data context 127 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 201 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 140 Show data context 18 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 115 Show data context 1 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 35 Show data context 8 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. 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 96 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 44 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 14 Show data context 29 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 13 Show data context 12 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 28 Show data context 24 Show data context
T: Activities of households 180 Show data context 551 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 1,688 Show data context 221 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 450 Show data context 163 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 211 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 156 Show data context 45 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 85 Show data context 4 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 60 Show data context 59 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 17 Show data context 19 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 23 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 91 Show data context 4 Show data context
P: Education 14 Show data context 52 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 15 Show data context 24 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 35 Show data context 87 Show data context
T: Activities of households 77 Show data context 359 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,550 Show data context 29 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 627 Show data context 278 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 519 Show data context 11 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 244 Show data context 60 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 225 Show data context 10 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 95 Show data context 30 Show data context
J: Information and communication 11 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 41 Show data context 3 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 83 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 528 Show data context 13 Show data context
P: Education 40 Show data context 125 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 44 Show data context 94 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 44 Show data context 190 Show data context
T: Activities of households 207 Show data context 1,046 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1911 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2,655 Show data context 63 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 23 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,231 Show data context 465 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 55 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 628 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 562 Show data context 157 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 921 Show data context 8 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 123 Show data context 112 Show data context
J: Information and communication 19 Show data context 9 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 83 Show data context 4 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 51 Show data context 5 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 207 Show data context 46 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 445 Show data context 53 Show data context
P: Education 52 Show data context 144 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 38 Show data context 93 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 159 Show data context 230 Show data context
T: Activities of households 364 Show data context 1,122 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 1,162 Show data context 67 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 12 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,296 Show data context 374 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 161 Show data context 6 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 31 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,086 Show data context 9 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,266 Show data context 429 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 888 Show data context 75 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 164 Show data context 165 Show data context
J: Information and communication 15 Show data context 5 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 274 Show data context 71 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 44 Show data context 8 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 137 Show data context 50 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 621 Show data context 53 Show data context
P: Education 112 Show data context 321 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 109 Show data context 271 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 213 Show data context 189 Show data context
T: Activities of households 340 Show data context 994 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 1,160 Show data context 125 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,419 Show data context 900 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 330 Show data context 56 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,215 Show data context 39 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,201 Show data context 637 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 825 Show data context 131 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 135 Show data context 355 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 117 Show data context 40 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 79 Show data context 46 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 984 Show data context 186 Show data context
P: Education 243 Show data context 492 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 582 Show data context 925 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 218 Show data context 207 Show data context
T: Activities of households 199 Show data context 474 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 516 Show data context 74 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 19 Show data context 11 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,476 Show data context 2,574 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 557 Show data context 254 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 35 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 2,377 Show data context 154 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,212 Show data context 2,048 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,295 Show data context 456 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 222 Show data context 354 Show data context
J: Information and communication 275 Show data context 124 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 480 Show data context 376 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 68 Show data context 71 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 629 Show data context 390 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 112 Show data context 218 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 844 Show data context 662 Show data context
P: Education 597 Show data context 1,193 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 805 Show data context 1,548 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 253 Show data context 378 Show data context
T: Activities of households 59 Show data context 186 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 7 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, Brentwood District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 04th December 2020