Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 736 Show data context 22 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 35 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 401 Show data context 183 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 98 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 60 Show data context 10 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 28 Show data context 1 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 19 Show data context 6 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 35 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
P: Education 7 Show data context 12 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 5 Show data context 3 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 10 Show data context 9 Show data context
T: Activities of households 73 Show data context 285 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 679 Show data context 143 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 381 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,410 Show data context 2,422 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 182 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 174 Show data context 43 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 100 Show data context 5 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 54 Show data context 51 Show data context
J: Information and communication 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 8 Show data context 12 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 23 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 11 Show data context 32 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 6 Show data context 10 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 26 Show data context 95 Show data context
T: Activities of households 30 Show data context 219 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 472 Show data context 22 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,376 Show data context 8 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,400 Show data context 2,356 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 419 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 240 Show data context 64 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 264 Show data context 8 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 77 Show data context 41 Show data context
J: Information and communication 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 13 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 34 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 73 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 44 Show data context 4 Show data context
P: Education 28 Show data context 71 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 10 Show data context 14 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 37 Show data context 145 Show data context
T: Activities of households 40 Show data context 432 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 1,713 Show data context 76 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2,119 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,325 Show data context 1,877 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 95 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 35 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,405 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,468 Show data context 467 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,640 Show data context 31 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 228 Show data context 294 Show data context
J: Information and communication 51 Show data context 30 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 193 Show data context 10 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 128 Show data context 9 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 516 Show data context 214 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 366 Show data context 79 Show data context
P: Education 134 Show data context 319 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 80 Show data context 220 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 361 Show data context 694 Show data context
T: Activities of households 632 Show data context 2,323 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 432 Show data context 22 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 6,768 Show data context 13 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,297 Show data context 5,642 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 213 Show data context 4 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 38 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,140 Show data context 12 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,730 Show data context 694 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,445 Show data context 49 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 97 Show data context 102 Show data context
J: Information and communication 8 Show data context 3 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 159 Show data context 25 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 39 Show data context 4 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 82 Show data context 30 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 466 Show data context 43 Show data context
P: Education 99 Show data context 256 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 62 Show data context 123 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 203 Show data context 133 Show data context
T: Activities of households 306 Show data context 684 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 425 Show data context 40 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5,504 Show data context 71 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,681 Show data context 3,974 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 155 Show data context 16 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 38 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,120 Show data context 13 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,795 Show data context 1,468 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,689 Show data context 171 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 236 Show data context 669 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 231 Show data context 81 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 83 Show data context 50 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 658 Show data context 181 Show data context
P: Education 247 Show data context 372 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 188 Show data context 543 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 332 Show data context 342 Show data context
T: Activities of households 26 Show data context 160 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 642 Show data context 104 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 949 Show data context 99 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 9,883 Show data context 3,968 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 193 Show data context 20 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 53 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,351 Show data context 59 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,700 Show data context 2,302 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,219 Show data context 159 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 429 Show data context 547 Show data context
J: Information and communication 145 Show data context 52 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 318 Show data context 189 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 32 Show data context 46 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 287 Show data context 237 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 82 Show data context 69 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,184 Show data context 782 Show data context
P: Education 588 Show data context 1,515 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 265 Show data context 957 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 333 Show data context 436 Show data context
T: Activities of households 59 Show data context 171 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 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, Nuneaton and Bedworth District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 23rd March 2019