Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 664 Show data context 12 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 217 Show data context 26 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 85 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 60 Show data context 9 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 56 Show data context 0 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 17 Show data context 4 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 41 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 40 Show data context 0 Show data context
P: Education 8 Show data context 12 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 6 Show data context 5 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 11 Show data context 11 Show data context
T: Activities of households 89 Show data context 278 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 810 Show data context 92 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 579 Show data context 232 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 278 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 134 Show data context 40 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 183 Show data context 2 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 54 Show data context 51 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 23 Show data context 20 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 28 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 38 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 131 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 12 Show data context 44 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 10 Show data context 15 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 28 Show data context 97 Show data context
T: Activities of households 73 Show data context 376 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 and fishing 1,300 Show data context 74 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,699 Show data context 464 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 804 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 512 Show data context 104 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 636 Show data context 7 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 125 Show data context 45 Show data context
J: Information and communication 16 Show data context 5 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 81 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 139 Show data context 3 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 244 Show data context 8 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 206 Show data context 6 Show data context
P: Education 50 Show data context 191 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 33 Show data context 84 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 75 Show data context 301 Show data context
T: Activities of households 243 Show data context 1,767 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1911 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,654 Show data context 84 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 94 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,631 Show data context 1,477 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 162 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 38 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,897 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,054 Show data context 660 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,461 Show data context 30 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 406 Show data context 567 Show data context
J: Information and communication 89 Show data context 62 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 268 Show data context 10 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 199 Show data context 16 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 595 Show data context 218 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,181 Show data context 94 Show data context
P: Education 178 Show data context 422 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 133 Show data context 388 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 559 Show data context 1,185 Show data context
T: Activities of households 599 Show data context 3,516 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 1,010 Show data context 147 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 89 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 12,731 Show data context 2,977 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 545 Show data context 14 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 71 Show data context 6 Show data context
F: Construction 3,217 Show data context 34 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 4,290 Show data context 1,979 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,981 Show data context 308 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 343 Show data context 510 Show data context
J: Information and communication 58 Show data context 22 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 791 Show data context 272 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 166 Show data context 47 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 312 Show data context 95 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1 Show data context 6 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,683 Show data context 181 Show data context
P: Education 406 Show data context 586 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 374 Show data context 531 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 535 Show data context 476 Show data context
T: Activities of households 545 Show data context 2,173 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 and fishing 360 Show data context 94 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 45 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 15,261 Show data context 4,869 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 591 Show data context 60 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 78 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 4,012 Show data context 115 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 4,381 Show data context 2,892 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,474 Show data context 281 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 334 Show data context 1,259 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 391 Show data context 145 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 216 Show data context 126 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,739 Show data context 726 Show data context
P: Education 550 Show data context 1,153 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 276 Show data context 782 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 877 Show data context 712 Show data context
T: Activities of households 113 Show data context 776 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 50 Show data context 50 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 20 Show data context 10 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 14,830 Show data context 5,830 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,000 Show data context 70 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 140 Show data context 40 Show data context
F: Construction 4,940 Show data context 420 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 5,630 Show data context 4,840 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 4,350 Show data context 760 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 430 Show data context 660 Show data context
J: Information and communication 440 Show data context 240 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,060 Show data context 1,160 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 130 Show data context 170 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 560 Show data context 390 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 170 Show data context 540 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,510 Show data context 2,370 Show data context
P: Education 1,140 Show data context 3,050 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 480 Show data context 1,560 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 590 Show data context 1,230 Show data context
T: Activities of households 50 Show data context 240 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, Bexley District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 31st May 2020