Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 940 Show data context 51 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 499 Show data context 14 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,361 Show data context 4,700 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 20 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 760 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 474 Show data context 106 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 369 Show data context 10 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 137 Show data context 47 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 7 Show data context 4 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 28 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 178 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 79 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 44 Show data context 55 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 35 Show data context 17 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 73 Show data context 98 Show data context
T: Activities of households 194 Show data context 1,019 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 1,728 Show data context 740 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,287 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 14,144 Show data context 9,098 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 42 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 34 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 1,884 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,031 Show data context 285 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 886 Show data context 9 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 288 Show data context 279 Show data context
J: Information and communication 21 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 26 Show data context 4 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 87 Show data context 68 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 66 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 133 Show data context 9 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 86 Show data context 3 Show data context
P: Education 63 Show data context 95 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 40 Show data context 40 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 140 Show data context 337 Show data context
T: Activities of households 107 Show data context 1,433 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,067 Show data context 66 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2,191 Show data context 7 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 14,612 Show data context 13,920 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 55 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 27 Show data context 4 Show data context
F: Construction 1,833 Show data context 7 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,331 Show data context 273 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,071 Show data context 14 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 218 Show data context 120 Show data context
J: Information and communication 16 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 95 Show data context 3 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 23 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 102 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 434 Show data context 6 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 142 Show data context 9 Show data context
P: Education 127 Show data context 173 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 52 Show data context 35 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 161 Show data context 229 Show data context
T: Activities of households 192 Show data context 3,514 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 1,032 Show data context 145 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 4,143 Show data context 125 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 14,035 Show data context 12,842 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 189 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 85 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,924 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,124 Show data context 832 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,454 Show data context 51 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 322 Show data context 455 Show data context
J: Information and communication 82 Show data context 49 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 376 Show data context 9 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 146 Show data context 10 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1,067 Show data context 169 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 477 Show data context 80 Show data context
P: Education 146 Show data context 511 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 112 Show data context 236 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 467 Show data context 686 Show data context
T: Activities of households 269 Show data context 2,029 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 810 Show data context 52 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,360 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 16,393 Show data context 13,634 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 243 Show data context 8 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 87 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 971 Show data context 8 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,227 Show data context 739 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,180 Show data context 60 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 244 Show data context 223 Show data context
J: Information and communication 5 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 285 Show data context 37 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 44 Show data context 4 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 171 Show data context 35 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,011 Show data context 71 Show data context
P: Education 199 Show data context 308 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 197 Show data context 192 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 382 Show data context 179 Show data context
T: Activities of households 190 Show data context 767 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 650 Show data context 76 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 499 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 13,939 Show data context 11,594 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 366 Show data context 23 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 87 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 1,903 Show data context 40 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,867 Show data context 1,407 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,126 Show data context 101 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 287 Show data context 793 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 204 Show data context 66 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 134 Show data context 53 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 875 Show data context 167 Show data context
P: Education 220 Show data context 362 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 165 Show data context 268 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,141 Show data context 262 Show data context
T: Activities of households 47 Show data context 381 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 490 Show data context 74 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 349 Show data context 14 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 8,335 Show data context 2,209 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 204 Show data context 18 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 29 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,669 Show data context 62 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,725 Show data context 1,016 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 870 Show data context 72 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 227 Show data context 273 Show data context
J: Information and communication 144 Show data context 57 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 221 Show data context 125 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 20 Show data context 11 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 155 Show data context 62 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 29 Show data context 35 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 873 Show data context 337 Show data context
P: Education 374 Show data context 690 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 316 Show data context 473 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 282 Show data context 227 Show data context
T: Activities of households 22 Show data context 91 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 11 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, Rossendale 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