Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 788 Show data context 51 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 609 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 13,219 Show data context 9,599 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 24 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 1,369 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,125 Show data context 233 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,058 Show data context 12 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 218 Show data context 118 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 30 Show data context 8 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 26 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 63 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 709 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 222 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 85 Show data context 72 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 78 Show data context 58 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 136 Show data context 258 Show data context
T: Activities of households 370 Show data context 2,396 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 1,227 Show data context 342 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,320 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 13,236 Show data context 11,840 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 44 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 22 Show data context 4 Show data context
F: Construction 1,611 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,167 Show data context 396 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 969 Show data context 10 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 311 Show data context 310 Show data context
J: Information and communication 15 Show data context 3 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 50 Show data context 7 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 91 Show data context 99 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 76 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 197 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 105 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 76 Show data context 100 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 43 Show data context 45 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 136 Show data context 511 Show data context
T: Activities of households 100 Show data context 1,805 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 925 Show data context 56 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2,522 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 22,951 Show data context 24,016 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 106 Show data context 1 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 66 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 2,943 Show data context 7 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,154 Show data context 603 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,148 Show data context 16 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 465 Show data context 217 Show data context
J: Information and communication 42 Show data context 5 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 190 Show data context 13 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 51 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 228 Show data context 8 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1,023 Show data context 19 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 560 Show data context 12 Show data context
P: Education 187 Show data context 324 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 96 Show data context 97 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 291 Show data context 663 Show data context
T: Activities of households 277 Show data context 4,978 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 3,072 Show data context 400 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5,336 Show data context 147 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 28,551 Show data context 23,792 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 416 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 154 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 4,791 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 5,244 Show data context 2,015 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 6,497 Show data context 123 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 733 Show data context 1,013 Show data context
J: Information and communication 181 Show data context 127 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 850 Show data context 25 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 427 Show data context 27 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 2,518 Show data context 421 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,049 Show data context 181 Show data context
P: Education 348 Show data context 1,145 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 278 Show data context 604 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,066 Show data context 1,792 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,006 Show data context 6,053 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 891 Show data context 72 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,257 Show data context 4 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 29,691 Show data context 22,955 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 856 Show data context 18 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 250 Show data context 42 Show data context
F: Construction 2,682 Show data context 39 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 6,847 Show data context 3,405 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 4,056 Show data context 247 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 527 Show data context 590 Show data context
J: Information and communication 25 Show data context 8 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 866 Show data context 207 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 134 Show data context 24 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 461 Show data context 127 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,081 Show data context 186 Show data context
P: Education 411 Show data context 747 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 339 Show data context 604 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 985 Show data context 618 Show data context
T: Activities of households 585 Show data context 2,270 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 718 Show data context 97 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 954 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 33,191 Show data context 25,472 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,468 Show data context 91 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 150 Show data context 10 Show data context
F: Construction 4,047 Show data context 107 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 5,747 Show data context 4,270 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,317 Show data context 252 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 708 Show data context 2,043 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 664 Show data context 242 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 279 Show data context 165 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,767 Show data context 558 Show data context
P: Education 584 Show data context 940 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 517 Show data context 1,063 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,189 Show data context 970 Show data context
T: Activities of households 69 Show data context 655 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 1,951 Show data context 255 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 758 Show data context 47 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 24,504 Show data context 6,207 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 811 Show data context 102 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 108 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 5,436 Show data context 200 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 5,433 Show data context 3,028 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,904 Show data context 263 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 726 Show data context 830 Show data context
J: Information and communication 451 Show data context 157 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 659 Show data context 367 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 83 Show data context 49 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 822 Show data context 289 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 138 Show data context 143 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,514 Show data context 986 Show data context
P: Education 1,181 Show data context 2,015 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 852 Show data context 1,314 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 844 Show data context 662 Show data context
T: Activities of households 129 Show data context 406 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 22 Show data context 3 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, Tameside District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 09th July 2020