Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 5,252 Show data context 294 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,710 Show data context 93 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 13,082 Show data context 7,576 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 15 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 2,002 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 845 Show data context 200 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 803 Show data context 44 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 295 Show data context 106 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 11 Show data context 3 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 37 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 110 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 557 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 225 Show data context 3 Show data context
P: Education 108 Show data context 122 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 95 Show data context 53 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 136 Show data context 157 Show data context
T: Activities of households 986 Show data context 3,643 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 3,226 Show data context 1,182 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 85 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,232 Show data context 1,345 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 952 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 473 Show data context 207 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 539 Show data context 11 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 168 Show data context 248 Show data context
J: Information and communication 23 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 12 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 135 Show data context 144 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 100 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 82 Show data context 6 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 159 Show data context 10 Show data context
P: Education 69 Show data context 109 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 55 Show data context 43 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 95 Show data context 193 Show data context
T: Activities of households 106 Show data context 1,169 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 2,832 Show data context 169 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 211 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,770 Show data context 2,174 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 30 Show data context 1 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,942 Show data context 8 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 689 Show data context 218 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 931 Show data context 15 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 178 Show data context 242 Show data context
J: Information and communication 36 Show data context 4 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 48 Show data context 4 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 31 Show data context 1 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 127 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 189 Show data context 7 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 391 Show data context 20 Show data context
P: Education 109 Show data context 206 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 116 Show data context 106 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 111 Show data context 250 Show data context
T: Activities of households 261 Show data context 2,467 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 2,206 Show data context 374 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 3,141 Show data context 88 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 10,284 Show data context 9,117 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 135 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 62 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,525 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,600 Show data context 599 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,885 Show data context 36 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 251 Show data context 338 Show data context
J: Information and communication 58 Show data context 34 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 278 Show data context 6 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 116 Show data context 7 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 772 Show data context 118 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 374 Show data context 76 Show data context
P: Education 124 Show data context 400 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 105 Show data context 215 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 358 Show data context 527 Show data context
T: Activities of households 315 Show data context 1,817 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 2,501 Show data context 217 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 190 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 8,371 Show data context 3,067 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 248 Show data context 7 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 48 Show data context 8 Show data context
F: Construction 1,709 Show data context 20 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,019 Show data context 1,570 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,132 Show data context 132 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 493 Show data context 852 Show data context
J: Information and communication 14 Show data context 5 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 336 Show data context 73 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 52 Show data context 8 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 218 Show data context 83 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,930 Show data context 115 Show data context
P: Education 311 Show data context 668 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 293 Show data context 489 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 692 Show data context 691 Show data context
T: Activities of households 390 Show data context 2,960 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 2,289 Show data context 311 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 192 Show data context 4 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 11,495 Show data context 4,187 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 546 Show data context 30 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 49 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 3,014 Show data context 75 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,592 Show data context 2,523 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 4,106 Show data context 470 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 959 Show data context 2,358 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 481 Show data context 490 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 262 Show data context 142 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,593 Show data context 335 Show data context
P: Education 322 Show data context 578 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 846 Show data context 1,302 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 952 Show data context 846 Show data context
T: Activities of households 180 Show data context 886 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 832 Show data context 130 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 593 Show data context 25 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 13,524 Show data context 3,545 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 317 Show data context 26 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 48 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 2,731 Show data context 103 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,794 Show data context 1,631 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,403 Show data context 120 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 375 Show data context 456 Show data context
J: Information and communication 238 Show data context 96 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 357 Show data context 206 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 34 Show data context 19 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 250 Show data context 95 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 48 Show data context 55 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,421 Show data context 552 Show data context
P: Education 609 Show data context 1,137 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 514 Show data context 764 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 459 Show data context 372 Show data context
T: Activities of households 36 Show data context 156 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 18 Show data context 3 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, Lancaster 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