Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,955 Show data context 105 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 477 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,620 Show data context 678 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 717 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 366 Show data context 58 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 283 Show data context 11 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 61 Show data context 75 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 41 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 195 Show data context 8 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 56 Show data context 0 Show data context
P: Education 48 Show data context 22 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 20 Show data context 3 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 39 Show data context 47 Show data context
T: Activities of households 276 Show data context 1,063 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 1,450 Show data context 281 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,218 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,200 Show data context 1,171 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 362 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 237 Show data context 119 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 451 Show data context 19 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 27 Show data context 32 Show data context
J: Information and communication 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 9 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 35 Show data context 31 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 26 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 51 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 52 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 43 Show data context 26 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 11 Show data context 8 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 35 Show data context 84 Show data context
T: Activities of households 75 Show data context 614 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 1,059 Show data context 262 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,408 Show data context 20 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,562 Show data context 1,138 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 12 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 866 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 632 Show data context 242 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 690 Show data context 10 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 25 Show data context 55 Show data context
J: Information and communication 22 Show data context 5 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 68 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 77 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 230 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 134 Show data context 10 Show data context
P: Education 58 Show data context 96 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 28 Show data context 22 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 73 Show data context 131 Show data context
T: Activities of households 197 Show data context 1,103 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 2,386 Show data context 527 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 8,653 Show data context 138 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 13,496 Show data context 2,351 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 96 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 143 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,907 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,779 Show data context 913 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,770 Show data context 162 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 300 Show data context 138 Show data context
J: Information and communication 32 Show data context 14 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 277 Show data context 9 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 20 Show data context 1 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 280 Show data context 9 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1,123 Show data context 387 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 505 Show data context 5 Show data context
P: Education 162 Show data context 369 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 129 Show data context 296 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 348 Show data context 498 Show data context
T: Activities of households 491 Show data context 2,142 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 2,051 Show data context 285 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 6,879 Show data context 86 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 15,931 Show data context 3,027 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 237 Show data context 10 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 81 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 1,915 Show data context 63 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,703 Show data context 2,303 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,731 Show data context 506 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 360 Show data context 346 Show data context
J: Information and communication 10 Show data context 10 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 407 Show data context 66 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 217 Show data context 15 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 233 Show data context 138 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,268 Show data context 129 Show data context
P: Education 263 Show data context 705 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 256 Show data context 554 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 564 Show data context 381 Show data context
T: Activities of households 412 Show data context 2,401 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,999 Show data context 263 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 4,904 Show data context 39 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 18,508 Show data context 5,074 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 447 Show data context 36 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 88 Show data context 8 Show data context
F: Construction 3,277 Show data context 109 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,113 Show data context 2,640 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,101 Show data context 758 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 413 Show data context 735 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 333 Show data context 111 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 134 Show data context 129 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,766 Show data context 305 Show data context
P: Education 308 Show data context 771 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 695 Show data context 1,454 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 767 Show data context 538 Show data context
T: Activities of households 159 Show data context 599 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 1,037 Show data context 167 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,378 Show data context 45 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 16,590 Show data context 5,510 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 445 Show data context 36 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 131 Show data context 42 Show data context
F: Construction 4,492 Show data context 253 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,316 Show data context 3,944 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,117 Show data context 891 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 453 Show data context 1,112 Show data context
J: Information and communication 217 Show data context 547 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 443 Show data context 355 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 7 Show data context 12 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 255 Show data context 194 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 44 Show data context 63 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,142 Show data context 1,224 Show data context
P: Education 1,042 Show data context 1,910 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 926 Show data context 2,549 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 416 Show data context 571 Show data context
T: Activities of households 86 Show data context 341 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 6 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, Falkirk District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 18th January 2022