Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 214,053 Show data context 22,552 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 23,848 Show data context 851 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 243,204 Show data context 112,976 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 182 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 155 Show data context 81 Show data context
F: Construction 52,656 Show data context 117 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 20,738 Show data context 6,673 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 24,834 Show data context 785 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 6,648 Show data context 4,692 Show data context
J: Information and communication 67 Show data context 14 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 624 Show data context 6 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 436 Show data context 1 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 4,746 Show data context 5 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 22,234 Show data context 889 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 9,278 Show data context 22 Show data context
P: Education 5,003 Show data context 2,268 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 3,116 Show data context 867 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 4,552 Show data context 4,371 Show data context
T: Activities of households 21,454 Show data context 136,893 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 63 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 251,787 Show data context 49,256 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 59,452 Show data context 146 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 288,513 Show data context 208,682 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,253 Show data context 2 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 1,048 Show data context 317 Show data context
F: Construction 71,337 Show data context 315 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 49,309 Show data context 18,713 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 66,797 Show data context 2,577 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 4,770 Show data context 7,683 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2,253 Show data context 1,260 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 2,525 Show data context 149 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 4,746 Show data context 5,571 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 7,754 Show data context 36 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 14,188 Show data context 437 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 13,400 Show data context 250 Show data context
P: Education 6,933 Show data context 5,520 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 3,473 Show data context 2,798 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 7,533 Show data context 14,716 Show data context
T: Activities of households 8,947 Show data context 133,557 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 195 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 212,992 Show data context 54,329 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 79,421 Show data context 463 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 349,084 Show data context 218,965 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2,540 Show data context 2 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 1,040 Show data context 456 Show data context
F: Construction 108,156 Show data context 100 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 71,591 Show data context 25,952 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 84,542 Show data context 3,004 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 4,945 Show data context 7,780 Show data context
J: Information and communication 3,275 Show data context 447 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 6,545 Show data context 266 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 1,195 Show data context 17 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 11,747 Show data context 369 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 31,579 Show data context 2,275 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 21,141 Show data context 1,161 Show data context
P: Education 7,375 Show data context 10,515 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 5,134 Show data context 4,062 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 9,729 Show data context 17,602 Show data context
T: Activities of households 22,714 Show data context 133,838 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1911 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 200,135 Show data context 33,408 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 157,252 Show data context 2,464 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 484,992 Show data context 248,052 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 7,113 Show data context 23 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 4,158 Show data context 557 Show data context
F: Construction 106,390 Show data context 149 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 100,911 Show data context 52,027 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 182,349 Show data context 11,754 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 17,000 Show data context 9,962 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2,909 Show data context 1,062 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 15,820 Show data context 841 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 1,810 Show data context 27 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 17,335 Show data context 1,032 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 52,621 Show data context 29,291 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 30,045 Show data context 991 Show data context
P: Education 9,489 Show data context 19,487 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 7,250 Show data context 16,053 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 20,940 Show data context 34,674 Show data context
T: Activities of households 20,592 Show data context 131,142 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 169,357 Show data context 16,226 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 140,935 Show data context 2,016 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 510,331 Show data context 226,203 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 14,922 Show data context 665 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 3,252 Show data context 1,122 Show data context
F: Construction 98,362 Show data context 3,380 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 201,202 Show data context 125,459 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 161,215 Show data context 15,234 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 23,276 Show data context 26,162 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1,290 Show data context 558 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 22,008 Show data context 6,458 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 15,239 Show data context 1,150 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 16,802 Show data context 10,114 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 79 Show data context 93 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 74,212 Show data context 8,916 Show data context
P: Education 14,262 Show data context 34,534 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 14,240 Show data context 27,933 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 33,160 Show data context 26,439 Show data context
T: Activities of households 18,061 Show data context 123,886 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 42 Show data context 38 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 147,236 Show data context 15,134 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 97,870 Show data context 1,627 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 538,494 Show data context 231,179 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 21,431 Show data context 2,266 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2,739 Show data context 85 Show data context
F: Construction 145,743 Show data context 6,652 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 168,035 Show data context 133,445 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 152,174 Show data context 28,388 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 24,552 Show data context 45,478 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 21,645 Show data context 10,972 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 15,998 Show data context 13,385 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 107,430 Show data context 23,532 Show data context
P: Education 19,567 Show data context 37,491 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 20,893 Show data context 49,904 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 34,906 Show data context 29,583 Show data context
T: Activities of households 6,927 Show data context 38,300 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 76,800 Show data context 11,600 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 35,620 Show data context 1,140 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 471,010 Show data context 202,860 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 21,400 Show data context 4,860 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 3,320 Show data context 270 Show data context
F: Construction 166,240 Show data context 10,730 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 154,060 Show data context 165,670 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 117,680 Show data context 26,570 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 24,380 Show data context 46,830 Show data context
J: Information and communication 14,000 Show data context 12,610 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 25,120 Show data context 24,500 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 2,730 Show data context 1,810 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 26,320 Show data context 19,000 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 3,060 Show data context 3,930 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 109,270 Show data context 54,660 Show data context
P: Education 41,820 Show data context 88,280 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 26,470 Show data context 86,280 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 22,130 Show data context 27,420 Show data context
T: Activities of households 2,990 Show data context 19,480 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1,820 Show data context 190 Show data context
Data for 1991 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 50,290 Show data context 8,950 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 22,350 Show data context 4,840 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 257,645 Show data context 116,780 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 16,590 Show data context 4,670 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 14,712 Show data context 2,163 Show data context
F: Construction 152,344 Show data context 15,558 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 139,873 Show data context 156,292 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 87,603 Show data context 20,037 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 33,420 Show data context 59,480 Show data context
J: Information and communication 18,867 Show data context 9,245 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 32,796 Show data context 45,490 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 9,322 Show data context 9,522 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 35,812 Show data context 34,313 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 29,145 Show data context 25,854 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 91,690 Show data context 70,190 Show data context
P: Education 48,100 Show data context 101,430 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 40,084 Show data context 187,484 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 31,287 Show data context 39,521 Show data context
T: Activities of households 260 Show data context 8,180 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Date: Source:
1841 - 1991 Great Britain Historical GIS Project

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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, Scotland GovOf through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 24th May 2019