Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 14,126 Show data context 2,570 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 459 Show data context 68 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 8,138 Show data context 1,909 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 1 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 2,854 Show data context 9 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 848 Show data context 290 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 647 Show data context 37 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 262 Show data context 137 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 168 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 793 Show data context 37 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 177 Show data context 0 Show data context
P: Education 272 Show data context 136 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 121 Show data context 32 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 226 Show data context 121 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,316 Show data context 6,534 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 15,649 Show data context 4,396 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 928 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 9,530 Show data context 4,722 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 33 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 28 Show data context 8 Show data context
F: Construction 3,985 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,713 Show data context 598 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,074 Show data context 106 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 182 Show data context 179 Show data context
J: Information and communication 39 Show data context 7 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 60 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 328 Show data context 249 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 283 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 301 Show data context 17 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 314 Show data context 17 Show data context
P: Education 326 Show data context 268 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 87 Show data context 79 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 328 Show data context 545 Show data context
T: Activities of households 882 Show data context 5,661 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 13,521 Show data context 4,363 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,418 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 12,876 Show data context 8,280 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 71 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 39 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 5,166 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,608 Show data context 727 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,680 Show data context 65 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 200 Show data context 199 Show data context
J: Information and communication 134 Show data context 21 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 208 Show data context 4 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 371 Show data context 9 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 639 Show data context 24 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 677 Show data context 62 Show data context
P: Education 360 Show data context 445 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 150 Show data context 134 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 369 Show data context 457 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,812 Show data context 5,909 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 11,629 Show data context 2,127 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 346 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 11,173 Show data context 8,769 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 113 Show data context 1 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 81 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 2,971 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,466 Show data context 850 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,970 Show data context 197 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 307 Show data context 214 Show data context
J: Information and communication 72 Show data context 23 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 317 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 37 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 393 Show data context 15 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 652 Show data context 307 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 401 Show data context 15 Show data context
P: Education 250 Show data context 450 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 174 Show data context 301 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 562 Show data context 717 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,732 Show data context 4,523 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 9,715 Show data context 1,168 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 725 Show data context 11 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 10,943 Show data context 7,635 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 242 Show data context 15 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 22 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 2,150 Show data context 52 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 4,139 Show data context 1,770 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,428 Show data context 247 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 493 Show data context 555 Show data context
J: Information and communication 7 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 435 Show data context 54 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 980 Show data context 9 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 302 Show data context 183 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,598 Show data context 145 Show data context
P: Education 250 Show data context 689 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 208 Show data context 485 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 749 Show data context 517 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,442 Show data context 4,439 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 9,997 Show data context 861 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 609 Show data context 8 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 9,526 Show data context 6,577 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 439 Show data context 64 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 27 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 3,302 Show data context 108 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,474 Show data context 2,012 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,252 Show data context 346 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 625 Show data context 938 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 371 Show data context 101 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 231 Show data context 236 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,622 Show data context 351 Show data context
P: Education 400 Show data context 676 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 352 Show data context 730 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 794 Show data context 596 Show data context
T: Activities of households 551 Show data context 1,669 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 5,324 Show data context 649 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 507 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 8,498 Show data context 6,115 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 397 Show data context 105 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 53 Show data context 10 Show data context
F: Construction 3,035 Show data context 161 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,471 Show data context 2,741 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,335 Show data context 200 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 697 Show data context 901 Show data context
J: Information and communication 144 Show data context 76 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 332 Show data context 256 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 170 Show data context 41 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 276 Show data context 222 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 71 Show data context 81 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,452 Show data context 1,078 Show data context
P: Education 656 Show data context 1,308 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 494 Show data context 1,084 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 477 Show data context 504 Show data context
T: Activities of households 324 Show data context 1,292 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, Scottish Borders District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 20th March 2019