Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 7,252 Show data context 190 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,162 Show data context 680 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,113 Show data context 8 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 753 Show data context 121 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 383 Show data context 6 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 167 Show data context 40 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1 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 78 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 408 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 130 Show data context 3 Show data context
P: Education 69 Show data context 144 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 75 Show data context 75 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 128 Show data context 132 Show data context
T: Activities of households 650 Show data context 2,926 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 7,003 Show data context 771 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,352 Show data context 1,987 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 920 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 684 Show data context 227 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 293 Show data context 8 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 232 Show data context 215 Show data context
J: Information and communication 15 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 8 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 71 Show data context 96 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 83 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 90 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 166 Show data context 12 Show data context
P: Education 50 Show data context 231 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 45 Show data context 86 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 155 Show data context 350 Show data context
T: Activities of households 256 Show data context 1,594 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 5,769 Show data context 154 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,260 Show data context 1,897 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 13 Show data context 1 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,015 Show data context 9 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 699 Show data context 175 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 427 Show data context 2 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 207 Show data context 82 Show data context
J: Information and communication 16 Show data context 9 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 40 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 25 Show data context 1 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 72 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 149 Show data context 10 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 456 Show data context 10 Show data context
P: Education 75 Show data context 293 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 38 Show data context 93 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 118 Show data context 518 Show data context
T: Activities of households 424 Show data context 2,489 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 6,534 Show data context 119 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 28 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,695 Show data context 1,833 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 41 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,130 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,234 Show data context 388 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,598 Show data context 17 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 307 Show data context 213 Show data context
J: Information and communication 30 Show data context 23 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 99 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 77 Show data context 3 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 152 Show data context 50 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 387 Show data context 67 Show data context
P: Education 95 Show data context 357 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 58 Show data context 147 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 364 Show data context 566 Show data context
T: Activities of households 770 Show data context 2,403 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 4,334 Show data context 82 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 21 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,358 Show data context 827 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 111 Show data context 1 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 15 Show data context 13 Show data context
F: Construction 727 Show data context 6 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,908 Show data context 644 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 690 Show data context 62 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 264 Show data context 197 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 145 Show data context 24 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 67 Show data context 6 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 100 Show data context 26 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 896 Show data context 47 Show data context
P: Education 98 Show data context 380 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 100 Show data context 215 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 303 Show data context 182 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,038 Show data context 1,903 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 4,489 Show data context 300 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 25 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,476 Show data context 937 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 193 Show data context 27 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,979 Show data context 38 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,108 Show data context 1,105 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 945 Show data context 165 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 279 Show data context 462 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 208 Show data context 66 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 145 Show data context 81 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 4,279 Show data context 232 Show data context
P: Education 191 Show data context 366 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 222 Show data context 443 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 365 Show data context 377 Show data context
T: Activities of households 314 Show data context 700 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 2,231 Show data context 217 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 24 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,403 Show data context 1,187 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 161 Show data context 11 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 44 Show data context 4 Show data context
F: Construction 2,714 Show data context 56 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,343 Show data context 706 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 737 Show data context 75 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 270 Show data context 179 Show data context
J: Information and communication 141 Show data context 38 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 173 Show data context 73 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 52 Show data context 23 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 270 Show data context 105 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 32 Show data context 19 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,033 Show data context 331 Show data context
P: Education 407 Show data context 486 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 250 Show data context 348 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 563 Show data context 166 Show data context
T: Activities of households 153 Show data context 252 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1,818 Show data context 64 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, St Edmundsbury District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 23rd January 2020