Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2,528 Show data context 66 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 933 Show data context 773 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2 Show data context 8 Show data context
F: Construction 381 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 234 Show data context 46 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 105 Show data context 2 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 85 Show data context 22 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 21 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 137 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 38 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 25 Show data context 47 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 21 Show data context 23 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 43 Show data context 45 Show data context
T: Activities of households 385 Show data context 851 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 2,611 Show data context 268 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,492 Show data context 3,497 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 571 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 493 Show data context 95 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 304 Show data context 3 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 147 Show data context 139 Show data context
J: Information and communication 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 48 Show data context 44 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 44 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 29 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 64 Show data context 4 Show data context
P: Education 29 Show data context 111 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 18 Show data context 50 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 64 Show data context 192 Show data context
T: Activities of households 184 Show data context 735 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2,219 Show data context 25 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,758 Show data context 3,167 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 762 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 491 Show data context 94 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 293 Show data context 4 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 139 Show data context 37 Show data context
J: Information and communication 11 Show data context 6 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 50 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 85 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 95 Show data context 11 Show data context
P: Education 65 Show data context 160 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 20 Show data context 51 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 74 Show data context 268 Show data context
T: Activities of households 261 Show data context 1,221 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 2,465 Show data context 46 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 36 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,205 Show data context 1,365 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 74 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,378 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,151 Show data context 321 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,259 Show data context 20 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 204 Show data context 195 Show data context
J: Information and communication 44 Show data context 28 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 177 Show data context 3 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 138 Show data context 11 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 315 Show data context 153 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 346 Show data context 75 Show data context
P: Education 100 Show data context 300 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 82 Show data context 211 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 344 Show data context 646 Show data context
T: Activities of households 301 Show data context 2,286 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 1,449 Show data context 61 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 35 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,099 Show data context 2,430 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 130 Show data context 4 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 53 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 1,387 Show data context 13 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,611 Show data context 460 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,067 Show data context 91 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 204 Show data context 158 Show data context
J: Information and communication 52 Show data context 14 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 269 Show data context 36 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 47 Show data context 6 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 233 Show data context 82 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 718 Show data context 35 Show data context
P: Education 176 Show data context 336 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 179 Show data context 270 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 312 Show data context 293 Show data context
T: Activities of households 873 Show data context 1,644 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 1,251 Show data context 117 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,936 Show data context 3,016 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 261 Show data context 17 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 33 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 2,162 Show data context 52 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,638 Show data context 873 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,270 Show data context 190 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 285 Show data context 470 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 140 Show data context 57 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 200 Show data context 100 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 892 Show data context 138 Show data context
P: Education 388 Show data context 632 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 249 Show data context 464 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 722 Show data context 279 Show data context
T: Activities of households 372 Show data context 759 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 432 Show data context 117 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 53 Show data context 4 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 15,336 Show data context 5,985 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 750 Show data context 217 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 48 Show data context 7 Show data context
F: Construction 2,613 Show data context 304 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 4,316 Show data context 3,242 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,624 Show data context 401 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 310 Show data context 470 Show data context
J: Information and communication 563 Show data context 262 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 262 Show data context 319 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 311 Show data context 124 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 1,326 Show data context 1,398 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 70 Show data context 272 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,311 Show data context 1,162 Show data context
P: Education 943 Show data context 2,093 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 425 Show data context 914 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 397 Show data context 482 Show data context
T: Activities of households 64 Show data context 252 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 8 Show data context 2 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, Dacorum District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 22nd September 2020