Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 3,461 Show data context 61 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,100 Show data context 444 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 2 Show data context
F: Construction 759 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 708 Show data context 92 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 407 Show data context 2 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 167 Show data context 40 Show data context
J: Information and communication 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 74 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 384 Show data context 5 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,863 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 75 Show data context 120 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 74 Show data context 54 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 94 Show data context 144 Show data context
T: Activities of households 621 Show data context 2,371 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 3,809 Show data context 481 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,029 Show data context 1,095 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,200 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 755 Show data context 222 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 819 Show data context 11 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 278 Show data context 320 Show data context
J: Information and communication 14 Show data context 3 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 10 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 93 Show data context 116 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 82 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 65 Show data context 7 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,438 Show data context 11 Show data context
P: Education 48 Show data context 186 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 49 Show data context 70 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 214 Show data context 497 Show data context
T: Activities of households 230 Show data context 1,574 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 3,332 Show data context 92 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,953 Show data context 872 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 33 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 14 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,110 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 991 Show data context 191 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 940 Show data context 11 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 264 Show data context 162 Show data context
J: Information and communication 23 Show data context 7 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 44 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 17 Show data context 1 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 102 Show data context 6 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 145 Show data context 7 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,488 Show data context 18 Show data context
P: Education 103 Show data context 272 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 80 Show data context 130 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 206 Show data context 576 Show data context
T: Activities of households 331 Show data context 2,424 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1911 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 3,251 Show data context 153 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 129 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,622 Show data context 1,281 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 145 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 32 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,653 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,933 Show data context 666 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,779 Show data context 18 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 426 Show data context 495 Show data context
J: Information and communication 67 Show data context 54 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 191 Show data context 3 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 139 Show data context 8 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 345 Show data context 130 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,931 Show data context 89 Show data context
P: Education 143 Show data context 387 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 146 Show data context 386 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 525 Show data context 1,110 Show data context
T: Activities of households 780 Show data context 3,222 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 3,049 Show data context 155 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 997 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,997 Show data context 629 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 306 Show data context 19 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 62 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 2,245 Show data context 25 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,311 Show data context 1,416 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,885 Show data context 182 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 490 Show data context 806 Show data context
J: Information and communication 22 Show data context 7 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 429 Show data context 78 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 113 Show data context 13 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 288 Show data context 81 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,508 Show data context 94 Show data context
P: Education 271 Show data context 558 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 340 Show data context 595 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 617 Show data context 600 Show data context
T: Activities of households 647 Show data context 3,012 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 1 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2,885 Show data context 526 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,563 Show data context 14 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,280 Show data context 616 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 422 Show data context 47 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 73 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 2,824 Show data context 69 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,633 Show data context 2,192 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,986 Show data context 464 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 520 Show data context 1,083 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 433 Show data context 225 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 318 Show data context 189 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,381 Show data context 332 Show data context
P: Education 399 Show data context 623 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 634 Show data context 1,121 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 688 Show data context 627 Show data context
T: Activities of households 331 Show data context 1,254 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 1,110 Show data context 385 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 357 Show data context 7 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,297 Show data context 1,779 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 506 Show data context 24 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 114 Show data context 7 Show data context
F: Construction 3,360 Show data context 218 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 5,093 Show data context 3,241 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,219 Show data context 737 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 594 Show data context 735 Show data context
J: Information and communication 501 Show data context 172 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 571 Show data context 696 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 90 Show data context 71 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 638 Show data context 305 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 83 Show data context 147 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,328 Show data context 848 Show data context
P: Education 1,472 Show data context 1,913 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 739 Show data context 1,666 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 466 Show data context 556 Show data context
T: Activities of households 131 Show data context 513 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 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, Canterbury District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 13th July 2020