Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 975 Show data context 69 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 169 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,359 Show data context 3,292 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 12 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 809 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 599 Show data context 147 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 764 Show data context 10 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 108 Show data context 59 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 17 Show data context 3 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 45 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 499 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 159 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 44 Show data context 50 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 41 Show data context 28 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 86 Show data context 135 Show data context
T: Activities of households 340 Show data context 1,667 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 1,813 Show data context 465 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 383 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,608 Show data context 1,223 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 481 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 379 Show data context 102 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 312 Show data context 5 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 72 Show data context 90 Show data context
J: Information and communication 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 23 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 74 Show data context 79 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 63 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 164 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 53 Show data context 4 Show data context
P: Education 35 Show data context 83 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 23 Show data context 26 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 55 Show data context 206 Show data context
T: Activities of households 96 Show data context 997 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 1,937 Show data context 165 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 31 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,676 Show data context 2,544 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 41 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,869 Show data context 18 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,960 Show data context 363 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,412 Show data context 17 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 171 Show data context 190 Show data context
J: Information and communication 68 Show data context 16 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 253 Show data context 7 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 83 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 401 Show data context 7 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1,448 Show data context 35 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 267 Show data context 36 Show data context
P: Education 124 Show data context 448 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 81 Show data context 149 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 230 Show data context 675 Show data context
T: Activities of households 867 Show data context 5,213 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 2,876 Show data context 451 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2,824 Show data context 75 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 15,737 Show data context 13,224 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 230 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 83 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,788 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,973 Show data context 1,170 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,736 Show data context 71 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 412 Show data context 590 Show data context
J: Information and communication 99 Show data context 73 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 481 Show data context 14 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 252 Show data context 16 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1,388 Show data context 240 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 611 Show data context 119 Show data context
P: Education 206 Show data context 694 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 163 Show data context 388 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 599 Show data context 1,070 Show data context
T: Activities of households 773 Show data context 4,112 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 2,247 Show data context 162 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 280 Show data context 14 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 20,221 Show data context 8,024 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 827 Show data context 50 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 114 Show data context 17 Show data context
F: Construction 3,078 Show data context 59 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 8,849 Show data context 3,903 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 4,200 Show data context 451 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 546 Show data context 1,063 Show data context
J: Information and communication 41 Show data context 15 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,484 Show data context 525 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 239 Show data context 50 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 714 Show data context 222 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1 Show data context 9 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,117 Show data context 241 Show data context
P: Education 495 Show data context 1,164 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 383 Show data context 688 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,233 Show data context 979 Show data context
T: Activities of households 917 Show data context 5,074 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 5 Show data context 1 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,100 Show data context 158 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 68 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 49,077 Show data context 13,019 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,643 Show data context 130 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 54 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 5,265 Show data context 212 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 7,114 Show data context 4,240 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,852 Show data context 450 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 438 Show data context 2,172 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 746 Show data context 261 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 299 Show data context 182 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,954 Show data context 746 Show data context
P: Education 547 Show data context 1,161 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 513 Show data context 1,303 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,260 Show data context 1,047 Show data context
T: Activities of households 377 Show data context 1,766 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 1,255 Show data context 165 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 313 Show data context 26 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 39,285 Show data context 8,989 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 826 Show data context 142 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 69 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 6,761 Show data context 455 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 6,898 Show data context 4,483 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 4,162 Show data context 363 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 728 Show data context 1,144 Show data context
J: Information and communication 786 Show data context 288 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 738 Show data context 533 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 107 Show data context 78 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 964 Show data context 472 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 365 Show data context 451 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,014 Show data context 1,821 Show data context
P: Education 1,249 Show data context 2,958 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 562 Show data context 1,148 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 979 Show data context 1,003 Show data context
T: Activities of households 106 Show data context 430 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 8 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, Trafford District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 13th November 2019