Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2,099 Show data context 73 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,443 Show data context 9 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,844 Show data context 1,965 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 11 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 602 Show data context 6 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 567 Show data context 81 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 236 Show data context 9 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 133 Show data context 36 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 44 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 221 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 61 Show data context 3 Show data context
P: Education 44 Show data context 69 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 43 Show data context 10 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 77 Show data context 67 Show data context
T: Activities of households 273 Show data context 1,537 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 2,216 Show data context 547 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2,969 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,211 Show data context 2,493 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 19 Show data context 12 Show data context
F: Construction 1,067 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 920 Show data context 262 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 598 Show data context 52 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 247 Show data context 240 Show data context
J: Information and communication 13 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 22 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 64 Show data context 66 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 93 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 107 Show data context 5 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 129 Show data context 4 Show data context
P: Education 50 Show data context 148 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 48 Show data context 26 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 143 Show data context 254 Show data context
T: Activities of households 118 Show data context 1,186 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 1,475 Show data context 55 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 6,321 Show data context 34 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 8,057 Show data context 3,689 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 44 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 14 Show data context 4 Show data context
F: Construction 1,608 Show data context 17 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,113 Show data context 279 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 839 Show data context 65 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 248 Show data context 102 Show data context
J: Information and communication 20 Show data context 5 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 93 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 26 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 158 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 423 Show data context 7 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 165 Show data context 9 Show data context
P: Education 148 Show data context 311 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 37 Show data context 53 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 156 Show data context 296 Show data context
T: Activities of households 246 Show data context 2,565 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 1,274 Show data context 130 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5,161 Show data context 4 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 11,117 Show data context 3,734 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 134 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 34 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,500 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,391 Show data context 710 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,935 Show data context 34 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 308 Show data context 281 Show data context
J: Information and communication 33 Show data context 25 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 200 Show data context 3 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 100 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 625 Show data context 123 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 374 Show data context 69 Show data context
P: Education 144 Show data context 363 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 64 Show data context 137 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 239 Show data context 418 Show data context
T: Activities of households 371 Show data context 1,862 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 1,470 Show data context 98 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 6,175 Show data context 27 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,874 Show data context 4,986 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 181 Show data context 4 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 44 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,472 Show data context 17 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,687 Show data context 1,328 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,671 Show data context 121 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 248 Show data context 300 Show data context
J: Information and communication 5 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 371 Show data context 64 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 79 Show data context 10 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 186 Show data context 45 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 735 Show data context 75 Show data context
P: Education 196 Show data context 465 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 169 Show data context 319 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 377 Show data context 261 Show data context
T: Activities of households 411 Show data context 1,926 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 1,391 Show data context 135 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5,337 Show data context 29 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,320 Show data context 3,719 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 387 Show data context 36 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 17 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 2,198 Show data context 50 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,470 Show data context 1,823 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,013 Show data context 89 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 315 Show data context 834 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 234 Show data context 85 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 168 Show data context 103 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,052 Show data context 240 Show data context
P: Education 409 Show data context 676 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 198 Show data context 330 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 440 Show data context 342 Show data context
T: Activities of households 142 Show data context 585 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 888 Show data context 163 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 3,437 Show data context 42 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 8,990 Show data context 4,982 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 642 Show data context 59 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 46 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 2,876 Show data context 131 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,011 Show data context 2,381 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 837 Show data context 118 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 312 Show data context 671 Show data context
J: Information and communication 134 Show data context 91 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 243 Show data context 227 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 38 Show data context 4 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 325 Show data context 202 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 89 Show data context 44 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,469 Show data context 651 Show data context
P: Education 802 Show data context 1,766 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 353 Show data context 671 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 380 Show data context 563 Show data context
T: Activities of households 53 Show data context 213 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 5 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, Newcastle under Lyme District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 09th July 2020