Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 6,267 Show data context 304 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 51 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,395 Show data context 238 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 0 Show data context
F: Construction 600 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 385 Show data context 53 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 196 Show data context 4 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 169 Show data context 34 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 35 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 246 Show data context 8 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 46 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 40 Show data context 80 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 31 Show data context 50 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 69 Show data context 38 Show data context
T: Activities of households 582 Show data context 1,468 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 6,748 Show data context 1,299 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,368 Show data context 718 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 11 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 686 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 477 Show data context 190 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 317 Show data context 11 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 233 Show data context 276 Show data context
J: Information and communication 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 68 Show data context 121 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 74 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 50 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 93 Show data context 6 Show data context
P: Education 43 Show data context 141 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 25 Show data context 56 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 115 Show data context 198 Show data context
T: Activities of households 146 Show data context 875 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 6,264 Show data context 365 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 33 Show data context 4 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,057 Show data context 494 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 724 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 458 Show data context 110 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 332 Show data context 6 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 147 Show data context 48 Show data context
J: Information and communication 11 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 40 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 51 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 187 Show data context 11 Show data context
P: Education 51 Show data context 208 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 14 Show data context 53 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 95 Show data context 179 Show data context
T: Activities of households 165 Show data context 1,408 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 7,805 Show data context 302 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 35 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,622 Show data context 700 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 24 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 904 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 833 Show data context 246 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,054 Show data context 9 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 193 Show data context 165 Show data context
J: Information and communication 18 Show data context 9 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 57 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 57 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 89 Show data context 24 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 208 Show data context 54 Show data context
P: Education 79 Show data context 234 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 49 Show data context 95 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 201 Show data context 347 Show data context
T: Activities of households 486 Show data context 1,574 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 6,472 Show data context 236 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 29 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,356 Show data context 403 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 70 Show data context 2 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 13 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 935 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,282 Show data context 438 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 876 Show data context 54 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 190 Show data context 120 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 78 Show data context 14 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 24 Show data context 2 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 67 Show data context 14 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 656 Show data context 16 Show data context
P: Education 118 Show data context 252 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 78 Show data context 100 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 485 Show data context 109 Show data context
T: Activities of households 464 Show data context 1,216 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 6,059 Show data context 546 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 90 Show data context 6 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,239 Show data context 408 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 134 Show data context 19 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,188 Show data context 13 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,278 Show data context 716 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,033 Show data context 128 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 184 Show data context 257 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 95 Show data context 30 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 85 Show data context 30 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,464 Show data context 232 Show data context
P: Education 193 Show data context 283 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 104 Show data context 181 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 401 Show data context 166 Show data context
T: Activities of households 202 Show data context 440 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 2,438 Show data context 268 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,132 Show data context 600 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 125 Show data context 4 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 40 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,555 Show data context 31 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,424 Show data context 513 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 822 Show data context 41 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 142 Show data context 99 Show data context
J: Information and communication 132 Show data context 39 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 120 Show data context 35 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 13 Show data context 7 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 273 Show data context 60 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 18 Show data context 9 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,052 Show data context 181 Show data context
P: Education 323 Show data context 377 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 208 Show data context 188 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 195 Show data context 88 Show data context
T: Activities of households 65 Show data context 143 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 48 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, East Cambridgeshire District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 23rd April 2021