Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 5,854 Show data context 159 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 314 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,236 Show data context 1,539 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 7 Show data context 6 Show data context
F: Construction 788 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 728 Show data context 94 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 430 Show data context 5 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 217 Show data context 43 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 55 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 367 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 92 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 75 Show data context 107 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 52 Show data context 50 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 113 Show data context 91 Show data context
T: Activities of households 642 Show data context 2,813 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 5,403 Show data context 1,111 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 82 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,275 Show data context 1,043 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 7 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 678 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 503 Show data context 149 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 295 Show data context 15 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 153 Show data context 150 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 91 Show data context 73 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 48 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 55 Show data context 5 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 95 Show data context 4 Show data context
P: Education 49 Show data context 139 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 24 Show data context 56 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 107 Show data context 155 Show data context
T: Activities of households 157 Show data context 1,319 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 3,863 Show data context 94 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 109 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,431 Show data context 981 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 16 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 954 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 641 Show data context 118 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 509 Show data context 6 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 157 Show data context 67 Show data context
J: Information and communication 13 Show data context 7 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 33 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 97 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 177 Show data context 6 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 271 Show data context 13 Show data context
P: Education 69 Show data context 200 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 30 Show data context 65 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 102 Show data context 320 Show data context
T: Activities of households 374 Show data context 2,328 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 3,221 Show data context 192 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 3,897 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,949 Show data context 1,839 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 46 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 16 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 927 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 908 Show data context 274 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,231 Show data context 29 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 151 Show data context 153 Show data context
J: Information and communication 27 Show data context 15 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 117 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 52 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 224 Show data context 80 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 162 Show data context 52 Show data context
P: Education 85 Show data context 259 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 41 Show data context 94 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 209 Show data context 319 Show data context
T: Activities of households 442 Show data context 1,544 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 3,334 Show data context 132 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5,045 Show data context 10 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,191 Show data context 1,916 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 108 Show data context 2 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 34 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 979 Show data context 8 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,631 Show data context 630 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,185 Show data context 70 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 251 Show data context 234 Show data context
J: Information and communication 5 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 167 Show data context 17 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 36 Show data context 3 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 127 Show data context 33 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 703 Show data context 64 Show data context
P: Education 156 Show data context 389 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 89 Show data context 150 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 354 Show data context 318 Show data context
T: Activities of households 495 Show data context 1,693 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 3,237 Show data context 312 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 10,139 Show data context 121 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,343 Show data context 2,475 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 393 Show data context 15 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 49 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,931 Show data context 32 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,884 Show data context 1,148 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,256 Show data context 216 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 269 Show data context 581 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 159 Show data context 54 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 120 Show data context 52 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,250 Show data context 384 Show data context
P: Education 231 Show data context 405 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 82 Show data context 268 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 363 Show data context 238 Show data context
T: Activities of households 170 Show data context 511 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 1,155 Show data context 103 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 8,164 Show data context 125 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,000 Show data context 2,002 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 668 Show data context 27 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 31 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,109 Show data context 53 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,480 Show data context 965 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 973 Show data context 85 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 269 Show data context 278 Show data context
J: Information and communication 131 Show data context 29 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 229 Show data context 62 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 35 Show data context 13 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 157 Show data context 62 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 64 Show data context 24 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,401 Show data context 374 Show data context
P: Education 649 Show data context 674 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 329 Show data context 361 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 305 Show data context 238 Show data context
T: Activities of households 55 Show data context 153 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 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, Newark and Sherwood District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 15th August 2020