Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 8,298 Show data context 230 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 15 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,235 Show data context 360 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 910 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 484 Show data context 71 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 258 Show data context 1 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 165 Show data context 29 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 50 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 332 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 93 Show data context 6 Show data context
P: Education 59 Show data context 98 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 39 Show data context 47 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 79 Show data context 56 Show data context
T: Activities of households 649 Show data context 2,349 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 10,727 Show data context 2,287 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,092 Show data context 2,116 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,319 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 865 Show data context 341 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 306 Show data context 15 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 258 Show data context 263 Show data context
J: Information and communication 5 Show data context 3 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 95 Show data context 108 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 95 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 106 Show data context 8 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 158 Show data context 12 Show data context
P: Education 57 Show data context 307 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 37 Show data context 102 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 221 Show data context 448 Show data context
T: Activities of households 303 Show data context 2,108 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 8,803 Show data context 345 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,091 Show data context 1,286 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,397 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 647 Show data context 206 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 409 Show data context 11 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 207 Show data context 62 Show data context
J: Information and communication 4 Show data context 4 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 85 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 105 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 226 Show data context 23 Show data context
P: Education 60 Show data context 351 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 20 Show data context 87 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 146 Show data context 497 Show data context
T: Activities of households 371 Show data context 2,919 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 10,525 Show data context 328 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 75 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,740 Show data context 1,260 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 42 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,578 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,329 Show data context 485 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,334 Show data context 15 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 289 Show data context 269 Show data context
J: Information and communication 30 Show data context 20 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 125 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 76 Show data context 4 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 191 Show data context 54 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 391 Show data context 117 Show data context
P: Education 113 Show data context 431 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 79 Show data context 208 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 353 Show data context 651 Show data context
T: Activities of households 979 Show data context 2,822 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 8,260 Show data context 221 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 80 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,340 Show data context 1,229 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 93 Show data context 4 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 16 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 1,199 Show data context 7 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,021 Show data context 696 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,012 Show data context 93 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 329 Show data context 315 Show data context
J: Information and communication 3 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 199 Show data context 35 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 75 Show data context 7 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 116 Show data context 30 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,121 Show data context 45 Show data context
P: Education 135 Show data context 452 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 128 Show data context 240 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 271 Show data context 197 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,001 Show data context 2,293 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 7,868 Show data context 460 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 51 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,165 Show data context 1,220 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 192 Show data context 18 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,797 Show data context 22 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,978 Show data context 902 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,120 Show data context 166 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 274 Show data context 367 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 259 Show data context 87 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 117 Show data context 56 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,088 Show data context 157 Show data context
P: Education 217 Show data context 511 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 133 Show data context 235 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 301 Show data context 272 Show data context
T: Activities of households 414 Show data context 916 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 4,259 Show data context 356 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 94 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,395 Show data context 1,458 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 233 Show data context 14 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 38 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 3,342 Show data context 72 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,160 Show data context 1,183 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,192 Show data context 106 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 381 Show data context 264 Show data context
J: Information and communication 228 Show data context 89 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 326 Show data context 211 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 60 Show data context 26 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 227 Show data context 104 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 39 Show data context 31 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,859 Show data context 385 Show data context
P: Education 583 Show data context 761 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 339 Show data context 407 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 367 Show data context 229 Show data context
T: Activities of households 158 Show data context 297 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 55 Show data context 3 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, South Norfolk District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 13th July 2020