Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 4,248 Show data context 179 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 878 Show data context 33 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,765 Show data context 1,801 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 8 Show data context 6 Show data context
F: Construction 850 Show data context 6 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 504 Show data context 78 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 234 Show data context 5 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 145 Show data context 43 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 34 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 245 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 85 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 71 Show data context 60 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 44 Show data context 18 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 65 Show data context 38 Show data context
T: Activities of households 433 Show data context 1,854 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 5,482 Show data context 1,542 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 787 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,685 Show data context 1,036 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 9 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 937 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 769 Show data context 232 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 752 Show data context 14 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 209 Show data context 207 Show data context
J: Information and communication 15 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 8 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 101 Show data context 113 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 98 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 106 Show data context 7 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 147 Show data context 5 Show data context
P: Education 100 Show data context 175 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 45 Show data context 41 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 120 Show data context 200 Show data context
T: Activities of households 204 Show data context 1,348 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 4,743 Show data context 368 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 186 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,203 Show data context 507 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 7 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 832 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 465 Show data context 84 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 556 Show data context 9 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 87 Show data context 41 Show data context
J: Information and communication 9 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 16 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 69 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 85 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 101 Show data context 10 Show data context
P: Education 64 Show data context 149 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 20 Show data context 13 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 58 Show data context 109 Show data context
T: Activities of households 227 Show data context 1,771 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 2,923 Show data context 258 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 3,127 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,810 Show data context 1,382 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 41 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 21 Show data context 13 Show data context
F: Construction 864 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 643 Show data context 177 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 886 Show data context 12 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 114 Show data context 104 Show data context
J: Information and communication 16 Show data context 10 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 75 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 44 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 187 Show data context 24 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 148 Show data context 33 Show data context
P: Education 70 Show data context 177 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 45 Show data context 106 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 147 Show data context 180 Show data context
T: Activities of households 325 Show data context 1,163 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 2,915 Show data context 141 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2,716 Show data context 6 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,994 Show data context 792 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 62 Show data context 3 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 27 Show data context 17 Show data context
F: Construction 448 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,023 Show data context 393 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,307 Show data context 70 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 163 Show data context 199 Show data context
J: Information and communication 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 112 Show data context 17 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 23 Show data context 3 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 67 Show data context 15 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 511 Show data context 34 Show data context
P: Education 96 Show data context 200 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 71 Show data context 113 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 186 Show data context 131 Show data context
T: Activities of households 208 Show data context 990 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 3,552 Show data context 330 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,480 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,375 Show data context 945 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 63 Show data context 5 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 913 Show data context 19 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,002 Show data context 565 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,434 Show data context 162 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 199 Show data context 404 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 111 Show data context 24 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 43 Show data context 21 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,367 Show data context 210 Show data context
P: Education 132 Show data context 286 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 130 Show data context 192 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 180 Show data context 128 Show data context
T: Activities of households 103 Show data context 401 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 751 Show data context 61 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2,173 Show data context 22 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,913 Show data context 980 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 195 Show data context 8 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 26 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,277 Show data context 30 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,166 Show data context 446 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 622 Show data context 36 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 189 Show data context 169 Show data context
J: Information and communication 89 Show data context 32 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 110 Show data context 33 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 18 Show data context 6 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 80 Show data context 31 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 19 Show data context 10 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 656 Show data context 171 Show data context
P: Education 313 Show data context 380 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 165 Show data context 180 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 174 Show data context 101 Show data context
T: Activities of households 29 Show data context 94 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 11 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, Selby District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 06th June 2020