Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 4,952 Show data context 1,074 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 111 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,309 Show data context 238 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 1 Show data context
F: Construction 543 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 400 Show data context 126 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 307 Show data context 6 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 90 Show data context 32 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 44 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 202 Show data context 10 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 89 Show data context 0 Show data context
P: Education 81 Show data context 34 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 33 Show data context 4 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 28 Show data context 56 Show data context
T: Activities of households 491 Show data context 1,625 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 5,184 Show data context 1,969 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 830 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,632 Show data context 556 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 4 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 910 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 507 Show data context 203 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 537 Show data context 36 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 49 Show data context 66 Show data context
J: Information and communication 8 Show data context 3 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 25 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 78 Show data context 99 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 58 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 89 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 121 Show data context 3 Show data context
P: Education 84 Show data context 79 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 30 Show data context 27 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 94 Show data context 181 Show data context
T: Activities of households 293 Show data context 1,554 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 4,728 Show data context 2,028 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 907 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,782 Show data context 619 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,204 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 622 Show data context 216 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 413 Show data context 7 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 46 Show data context 56 Show data context
J: Information and communication 21 Show data context 3 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 61 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 101 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 118 Show data context 8 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 193 Show data context 23 Show data context
P: Education 85 Show data context 101 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 29 Show data context 33 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 86 Show data context 119 Show data context
T: Activities of households 485 Show data context 1,619 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 5,160 Show data context 1,487 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5,118 Show data context 23 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,723 Show data context 1,089 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 46 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 62 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 1,389 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,079 Show data context 458 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,421 Show data context 110 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 176 Show data context 165 Show data context
J: Information and communication 29 Show data context 11 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 176 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 28 Show data context 11 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 200 Show data context 5 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 217 Show data context 220 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 236 Show data context 12 Show data context
P: Education 110 Show data context 242 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 84 Show data context 218 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 315 Show data context 421 Show data context
T: Activities of households 710 Show data context 2,474 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 4,406 Show data context 1,191 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5,896 Show data context 40 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,085 Show data context 1,315 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 121 Show data context 8 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 20 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,665 Show data context 35 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,040 Show data context 1,206 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,238 Show data context 124 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 237 Show data context 400 Show data context
J: Information and communication 7 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 242 Show data context 35 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 326 Show data context 19 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 194 Show data context 127 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,089 Show data context 111 Show data context
P: Education 199 Show data context 420 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 162 Show data context 338 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 410 Show data context 243 Show data context
T: Activities of households 568 Show data context 2,512 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 4,455 Show data context 881 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5,399 Show data context 38 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,059 Show data context 1,149 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 175 Show data context 26 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 18 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 2,121 Show data context 55 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,910 Show data context 1,204 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,095 Show data context 154 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 440 Show data context 631 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 167 Show data context 60 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 72 Show data context 79 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,657 Show data context 227 Show data context
P: Education 290 Show data context 502 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 270 Show data context 538 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 471 Show data context 322 Show data context
T: Activities of households 260 Show data context 820 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 2,455 Show data context 454 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,188 Show data context 11 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,701 Show data context 1,230 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 524 Show data context 60 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 31 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,347 Show data context 117 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,656 Show data context 1,618 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 894 Show data context 114 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 345 Show data context 542 Show data context
J: Information and communication 54 Show data context 102 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 142 Show data context 123 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 40 Show data context 25 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 150 Show data context 124 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 12 Show data context 24 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 803 Show data context 754 Show data context
P: Education 320 Show data context 1,096 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 300 Show data context 816 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 306 Show data context 343 Show data context
T: Activities of households 82 Show data context 549 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 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, East Lothian District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 25th March 2019