Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,684 Show data context 55 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,211 Show data context 6 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,661 Show data context 544 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 885 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 423 Show data context 113 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 697 Show data context 4 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 145 Show data context 85 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 13 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 16 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 74 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 213 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 142 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 38 Show data context 44 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 39 Show data context 15 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 74 Show data context 89 Show data context
T: Activities of households 243 Show data context 1,832 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 1,851 Show data context 918 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,571 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,341 Show data context 1,268 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 18 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 1,317 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 714 Show data context 423 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,254 Show data context 16 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 233 Show data context 300 Show data context
J: Information and communication 25 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 24 Show data context 5 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 74 Show data context 107 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 133 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 142 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 168 Show data context 9 Show data context
P: Education 55 Show data context 136 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 41 Show data context 39 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 126 Show data context 382 Show data context
T: Activities of households 83 Show data context 1,721 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,610 Show data context 225 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2,930 Show data context 13 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,945 Show data context 1,625 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 16 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,261 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 425 Show data context 192 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,072 Show data context 9 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 125 Show data context 122 Show data context
J: Information and communication 18 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 36 Show data context 3 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 120 Show data context 3 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 195 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 120 Show data context 16 Show data context
P: Education 108 Show data context 176 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 32 Show data context 32 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 141 Show data context 278 Show data context
T: Activities of households 203 Show data context 2,281 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 2,061 Show data context 343 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 8,585 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 20,259 Show data context 4,158 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 265 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 62 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 4,919 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 4,287 Show data context 1,782 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 9,985 Show data context 75 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 622 Show data context 891 Show data context
J: Information and communication 133 Show data context 96 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 666 Show data context 8 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 427 Show data context 8 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 2,223 Show data context 220 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 949 Show data context 191 Show data context
P: Education 452 Show data context 898 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 226 Show data context 380 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 877 Show data context 1,376 Show data context
T: Activities of households 503 Show data context 4,520 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 2,187 Show data context 166 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5,307 Show data context 46 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 18,730 Show data context 2,707 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 602 Show data context 9 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 97 Show data context 14 Show data context
F: Construction 2,757 Show data context 32 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 7,560 Show data context 3,814 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 9,218 Show data context 358 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 651 Show data context 1,200 Show data context
J: Information and communication 48 Show data context 14 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 820 Show data context 155 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 95 Show data context 26 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 544 Show data context 189 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 5 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,617 Show data context 223 Show data context
P: Education 662 Show data context 1,250 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 359 Show data context 644 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,166 Show data context 871 Show data context
T: Activities of households 387 Show data context 4,377 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 6 Show data context 1 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,684 Show data context 187 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 3,597 Show data context 125 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 22,801 Show data context 6,090 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,322 Show data context 102 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 125 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 4,413 Show data context 86 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 6,667 Show data context 4,765 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 9,257 Show data context 862 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 739 Show data context 1,974 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 808 Show data context 439 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 622 Show data context 251 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,980 Show data context 669 Show data context
P: Education 825 Show data context 1,292 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 817 Show data context 1,780 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,197 Show data context 994 Show data context
T: Activities of households 160 Show data context 838 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 372 Show data context 36 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2,083 Show data context 63 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 16,648 Show data context 6,307 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,062 Show data context 131 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 211 Show data context 22 Show data context
F: Construction 7,126 Show data context 207 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 7,570 Show data context 6,940 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 6,980 Show data context 1,229 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 881 Show data context 1,755 Show data context
J: Information and communication 378 Show data context 272 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 857 Show data context 1,050 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 115 Show data context 96 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 782 Show data context 525 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 112 Show data context 225 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,885 Show data context 2,053 Show data context
P: Education 2,289 Show data context 3,561 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 1,178 Show data context 3,162 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 773 Show data context 1,098 Show data context
T: Activities of households 55 Show data context 278 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 2 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, Swansea District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 19th October 2019