Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2,534 Show data context 118 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 57 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 847 Show data context 267 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 490 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 217 Show data context 40 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 96 Show data context 1 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 51 Show data context 10 Show data context
J: Information and communication 4 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 1 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 99 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 93 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 20 Show data context 37 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 17 Show data context 13 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 36 Show data context 41 Show data context
T: Activities of households 261 Show data context 810 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 2,530 Show data context 395 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 700 Show data context 392 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 391 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 230 Show data context 67 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 104 Show data context 6 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 55 Show data context 53 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 33 Show data context 30 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 30 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 25 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 61 Show data context 4 Show data context
P: Education 13 Show data context 71 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 14 Show data context 22 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 54 Show data context 202 Show data context
T: Activities of households 87 Show data context 525 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 2,036 Show data context 65 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 650 Show data context 289 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 487 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 281 Show data context 66 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 290 Show data context 5 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 46 Show data context 23 Show data context
J: Information and communication 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 28 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 36 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 90 Show data context 8 Show data context
P: Education 35 Show data context 110 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 10 Show data context 36 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 52 Show data context 202 Show data context
T: Activities of households 180 Show data context 1,000 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 2,673 Show data context 156 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 93 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 786 Show data context 404 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 610 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 346 Show data context 130 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 445 Show data context 6 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 76 Show data context 93 Show data context
J: Information and communication 9 Show data context 9 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 31 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 26 Show data context 3 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 46 Show data context 18 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 481 Show data context 36 Show data context
P: Education 37 Show data context 153 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 28 Show data context 72 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 127 Show data context 253 Show data context
T: Activities of households 457 Show data context 1,026 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 2,234 Show data context 108 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 25 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 937 Show data context 94 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 74 Show data context 3 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 28 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 723 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 771 Show data context 293 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 422 Show data context 38 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 174 Show data context 207 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 68 Show data context 4 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 29 Show data context 2 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 55 Show data context 10 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 270 Show data context 12 Show data context
P: Education 73 Show data context 160 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 50 Show data context 86 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 180 Show data context 107 Show data context
T: Activities of households 628 Show data context 994 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 2,203 Show data context 219 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 24 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,007 Show data context 155 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 61 Show data context 4 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 38 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 751 Show data context 6 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 825 Show data context 418 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 337 Show data context 68 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 134 Show data context 221 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 161 Show data context 35 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 76 Show data context 63 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 660 Show data context 38 Show data context
P: Education 87 Show data context 178 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 65 Show data context 143 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 163 Show data context 114 Show data context
T: Activities of households 270 Show data context 487 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 1,544 Show data context 130 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 105 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,443 Show data context 348 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 139 Show data context 8 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 34 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,736 Show data context 34 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,946 Show data context 599 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 760 Show data context 45 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 353 Show data context 243 Show data context
J: Information and communication 105 Show data context 25 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 188 Show data context 55 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 118 Show data context 25 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 827 Show data context 114 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 15 Show data context 16 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,384 Show data context 288 Show data context
P: Education 437 Show data context 428 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 243 Show data context 262 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 209 Show data context 139 Show data context
T: Activities of households 128 Show data context 213 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 7 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, East Dorset 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