Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 3,077 Show data context 59 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 815 Show data context 116 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 380 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 214 Show data context 21 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 151 Show data context 2 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 51 Show data context 11 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 21 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 117 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 109 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 25 Show data context 39 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 23 Show data context 16 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 38 Show data context 33 Show data context
T: Activities of households 254 Show data context 1,048 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 2,900 Show data context 441 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 821 Show data context 242 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 516 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 274 Show data context 57 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 328 Show data context 8 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 82 Show data context 60 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 59 Show data context 40 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 52 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 24 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 94 Show data context 4 Show data context
P: Education 35 Show data context 96 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 24 Show data context 26 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 66 Show data context 148 Show data context
T: Activities of households 213 Show data context 902 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2,689 Show data context 36 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,094 Show data context 276 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,460 Show data context 8 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 443 Show data context 71 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 373 Show data context 2 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 95 Show data context 73 Show data context
J: Information and communication 13 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 61 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 62 Show data context 5 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 115 Show data context 8 Show data context
P: Education 74 Show data context 167 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 41 Show data context 49 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 67 Show data context 296 Show data context
T: Activities of households 434 Show data context 1,652 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1911 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 3,404 Show data context 125 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 53 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,490 Show data context 719 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 100 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,363 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,264 Show data context 330 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,244 Show data context 16 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 209 Show data context 366 Show data context
J: Information and communication 41 Show data context 36 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 112 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 138 Show data context 15 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 161 Show data context 102 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 410 Show data context 65 Show data context
P: Education 109 Show data context 386 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 114 Show data context 369 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 436 Show data context 1,000 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,230 Show data context 3,757 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 156 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 16 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,396 Show data context 313 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 242 Show data context 18 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 51 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,781 Show data context 22 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,903 Show data context 621 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,080 Show data context 89 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 376 Show data context 489 Show data context
J: Information and communication 7 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 247 Show data context 23 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 105 Show data context 13 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 186 Show data context 40 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 645 Show data context 45 Show data context
P: Education 213 Show data context 549 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 195 Show data context 371 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 416 Show data context 528 Show data context
T: Activities of households 2,154 Show data context 3,235 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 2,395 Show data context 324 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,454 Show data context 690 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 437 Show data context 64 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 46 Show data context 7 Show data context
F: Construction 2,007 Show data context 30 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,098 Show data context 1,153 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,451 Show data context 169 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 313 Show data context 575 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 319 Show data context 92 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 233 Show data context 167 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 726 Show data context 180 Show data context
P: Education 405 Show data context 682 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 522 Show data context 850 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 429 Show data context 670 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,091 Show data context 1,604 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 2,056 Show data context 281 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 31 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,083 Show data context 1,070 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 461 Show data context 22 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 87 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 3,153 Show data context 101 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,267 Show data context 1,477 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,373 Show data context 123 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 434 Show data context 330 Show data context
J: Information and communication 236 Show data context 71 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 382 Show data context 241 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 169 Show data context 82 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 443 Show data context 194 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 68 Show data context 72 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,557 Show data context 681 Show data context
P: Education 1,045 Show data context 1,158 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 594 Show data context 737 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 453 Show data context 384 Show data context
T: Activities of households 419 Show data context 686 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 6 Show data context 2 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, Mid Sussex District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 20th October 2019