Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 3,522 Show data context 65 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,914 Show data context 335 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 3 Show data context
F: Construction 764 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 633 Show data context 98 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 844 Show data context 4 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 196 Show data context 70 Show data context
J: Information and communication 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 21 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 62 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 333 Show data context 6 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 615 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 65 Show data context 101 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 62 Show data context 47 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 104 Show data context 127 Show data context
T: Activities of households 659 Show data context 2,610 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 4,356 Show data context 514 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,490 Show data context 1,380 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 23 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,547 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 901 Show data context 341 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,786 Show data context 11 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 470 Show data context 589 Show data context
J: Information and communication 20 Show data context 3 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 25 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 145 Show data context 189 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 113 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 87 Show data context 11 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,776 Show data context 11 Show data context
P: Education 87 Show data context 275 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 60 Show data context 86 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 199 Show data context 553 Show data context
T: Activities of households 246 Show data context 2,321 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 3,584 Show data context 59 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,512 Show data context 1,185 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 44 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,491 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,107 Show data context 249 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,868 Show data context 21 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 422 Show data context 282 Show data context
J: Information and communication 41 Show data context 4 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 56 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 25 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 152 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 186 Show data context 23 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,831 Show data context 24 Show data context
P: Education 118 Show data context 392 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 70 Show data context 127 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 164 Show data context 775 Show data context
T: Activities of households 390 Show data context 3,518 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 4,090 Show data context 183 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 190 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,167 Show data context 1,788 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 206 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 49 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,696 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,803 Show data context 810 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,351 Show data context 35 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 571 Show data context 724 Show data context
J: Information and communication 117 Show data context 76 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 351 Show data context 11 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 266 Show data context 20 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 754 Show data context 241 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,630 Show data context 126 Show data context
P: Education 246 Show data context 552 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 199 Show data context 526 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 785 Show data context 1,529 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,106 Show data context 4,739 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 3,397 Show data context 81 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 4,220 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,764 Show data context 689 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 303 Show data context 2 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 85 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 1,893 Show data context 24 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,532 Show data context 1,346 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,360 Show data context 157 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 493 Show data context 740 Show data context
J: Information and communication 61 Show data context 13 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 336 Show data context 55 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 73 Show data context 10 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 264 Show data context 90 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 4,517 Show data context 145 Show data context
P: Education 255 Show data context 543 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 248 Show data context 532 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 696 Show data context 626 Show data context
T: Activities of households 872 Show data context 3,282 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 2,790 Show data context 365 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 3,902 Show data context 35 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,624 Show data context 1,441 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 519 Show data context 33 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 86 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 2,834 Show data context 66 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,830 Show data context 1,807 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,645 Show data context 277 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 585 Show data context 981 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 286 Show data context 79 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 165 Show data context 138 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 5,714 Show data context 259 Show data context
P: Education 409 Show data context 627 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 311 Show data context 616 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,679 Show data context 869 Show data context
T: Activities of households 219 Show data context 997 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 1,304 Show data context 265 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 413 Show data context 8 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,731 Show data context 1,331 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 518 Show data context 28 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 72 Show data context 7 Show data context
F: Construction 2,500 Show data context 77 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,652 Show data context 1,197 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,163 Show data context 177 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 382 Show data context 322 Show data context
J: Information and communication 351 Show data context 82 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 351 Show data context 164 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 80 Show data context 47 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 455 Show data context 141 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 58 Show data context 53 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,503 Show data context 370 Show data context
P: Education 648 Show data context 793 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 497 Show data context 605 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 358 Show data context 301 Show data context
T: Activities of households 150 Show data context 297 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 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, Dover District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 07th December 2019