Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,241 Show data context 41 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 539 Show data context 311 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 3 Show data context
F: Construction 219 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 148 Show data context 27 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 82 Show data context 1 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 50 Show data context 12 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 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 113 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 42 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 16 Show data context 33 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 16 Show data context 16 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 24 Show data context 39 Show data context
T: Activities of households 242 Show data context 583 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 1,409 Show data context 119 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 784 Show data context 614 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 450 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 303 Show data context 81 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 202 Show data context 4 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 113 Show data context 95 Show data context
J: Information and communication 10 Show data context 3 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 53 Show data context 33 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 65 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 41 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 98 Show data context 10 Show data context
P: Education 38 Show data context 102 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 55 Show data context 79 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 55 Show data context 287 Show data context
T: Activities of households 246 Show data context 914 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 875 Show data context 11 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 392 Show data context 207 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 380 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 179 Show data context 42 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 218 Show data context 2 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 71 Show data context 18 Show data context
J: Information and communication 7 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 16 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 49 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 66 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 147 Show data context 3 Show data context
P: Education 33 Show data context 85 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 8 Show data context 31 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 41 Show data context 164 Show data context
T: Activities of households 225 Show data context 786 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 1,452 Show data context 45 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,032 Show data context 624 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 35 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 673 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 552 Show data context 150 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 600 Show data context 9 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 106 Show data context 101 Show data context
J: Information and communication 22 Show data context 12 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 89 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 73 Show data context 6 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 154 Show data context 71 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 178 Show data context 46 Show data context
P: Education 53 Show data context 160 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 47 Show data context 125 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 172 Show data context 333 Show data context
T: Activities of households 312 Show data context 1,307 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 623 Show data context 32 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 48 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,939 Show data context 900 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 149 Show data context 8 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 80 Show data context 4 Show data context
F: Construction 1,300 Show data context 11 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,368 Show data context 434 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,089 Show data context 126 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 241 Show data context 205 Show data context
J: Information and communication 115 Show data context 33 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 423 Show data context 99 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 73 Show data context 16 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 224 Show data context 64 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 658 Show data context 65 Show data context
P: Education 169 Show data context 331 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 159 Show data context 282 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 509 Show data context 386 Show data context
T: Activities of households 704 Show data context 1,785 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 1 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 486 Show data context 53 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 22 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,767 Show data context 3,233 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 133 Show data context 24 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 226 Show data context 26 Show data context
F: Construction 2,571 Show data context 75 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,341 Show data context 868 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,131 Show data context 194 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 262 Show data context 613 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 181 Show data context 115 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 152 Show data context 77 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 929 Show data context 243 Show data context
P: Education 318 Show data context 537 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 752 Show data context 1,033 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 451 Show data context 305 Show data context
T: Activities of households 203 Show data context 627 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 778 Show data context 137 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 120 Show data context 11 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 12,050 Show data context 2,794 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 410 Show data context 56 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 112 Show data context 16 Show data context
F: Construction 2,892 Show data context 152 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,532 Show data context 1,898 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,537 Show data context 217 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 365 Show data context 306 Show data context
J: Information and communication 772 Show data context 227 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 392 Show data context 285 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 161 Show data context 71 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 833 Show data context 291 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 126 Show data context 186 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,423 Show data context 710 Show data context
P: Education 977 Show data context 1,505 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 663 Show data context 834 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 521 Show data context 415 Show data context
T: Activities of households 128 Show data context 343 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 17 Show data context 4 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, Hertsmere District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 25th September 2020