Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2,520 Show data context 348 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 827 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,652 Show data context 748 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 1 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 935 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 501 Show data context 177 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 529 Show data context 4 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 127 Show data context 99 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 14 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 45 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 139 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 71 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 77 Show data context 72 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 41 Show data context 16 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 81 Show data context 65 Show data context
T: Activities of households 673 Show data context 1,856 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 2,732 Show data context 1,132 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2,635 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,389 Show data context 1,114 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 7 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 991 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 513 Show data context 309 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 982 Show data context 25 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 111 Show data context 284 Show data context
J: Information and communication 8 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 14 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 121 Show data context 263 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 79 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 54 Show data context 23 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 126 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 62 Show data context 105 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 31 Show data context 36 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 131 Show data context 215 Show data context
T: Activities of households 79 Show data context 1,462 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 2,449 Show data context 151 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 6,233 Show data context 28 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,486 Show data context 1,463 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 16 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,428 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 744 Show data context 243 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,015 Show data context 31 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 163 Show data context 181 Show data context
J: Information and communication 15 Show data context 3 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 48 Show data context 6 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 174 Show data context 5 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 185 Show data context 5 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 136 Show data context 12 Show data context
P: Education 90 Show data context 202 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 41 Show data context 49 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 193 Show data context 313 Show data context
T: Activities of households 229 Show data context 2,750 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 3,340 Show data context 610 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 4,131 Show data context 92 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,125 Show data context 2,556 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 104 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 21 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,654 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,762 Show data context 634 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,574 Show data context 32 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 246 Show data context 468 Show data context
J: Information and communication 60 Show data context 43 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 219 Show data context 3 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 165 Show data context 6 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 315 Show data context 117 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 456 Show data context 85 Show data context
P: Education 157 Show data context 421 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 94 Show data context 175 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 342 Show data context 638 Show data context
T: Activities of households 378 Show data context 2,243 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 2,188 Show data context 138 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 6,922 Show data context 186 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,208 Show data context 556 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 134 Show data context 5 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 19 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 636 Show data context 10 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,675 Show data context 777 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,224 Show data context 85 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 173 Show data context 416 Show data context
J: Information and communication 4 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 201 Show data context 33 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 62 Show data context 6 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 107 Show data context 37 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 648 Show data context 44 Show data context
P: Education 142 Show data context 453 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 92 Show data context 187 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 234 Show data context 166 Show data context
T: Activities of households 334 Show data context 1,617 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 1,743 Show data context 195 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 4,261 Show data context 122 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,367 Show data context 2,496 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 258 Show data context 25 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 4,325 Show data context 75 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,535 Show data context 1,118 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,295 Show data context 156 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 246 Show data context 777 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 196 Show data context 54 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 90 Show data context 51 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,014 Show data context 194 Show data context
P: Education 277 Show data context 413 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 86 Show data context 264 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 265 Show data context 221 Show data context
T: Activities of households 83 Show data context 317 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 2,370 Show data context 294 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 997 Show data context 9 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,156 Show data context 1,568 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 176 Show data context 11 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 74 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,958 Show data context 34 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,739 Show data context 966 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,259 Show data context 87 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 433 Show data context 477 Show data context
J: Information and communication 146 Show data context 36 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 177 Show data context 93 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 47 Show data context 4 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 267 Show data context 74 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 41 Show data context 11 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,809 Show data context 491 Show data context
P: Education 531 Show data context 773 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 315 Show data context 439 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 231 Show data context 199 Show data context
T: Activities of households 34 Show data context 149 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, Copeland District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 12th December 2019