Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 641 Show data context 36 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2,007 Show data context 39 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,486 Show data context 114 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 352 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 187 Show data context 41 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 222 Show data context 6 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 83 Show data context 33 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 21 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 100 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 125 Show data context 0 Show data context
P: Education 13 Show data context 8 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 17 Show data context 3 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 28 Show data context 14 Show data context
T: Activities of households 154 Show data context 675 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 881 Show data context 275 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 929 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,504 Show data context 348 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 366 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 233 Show data context 77 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 237 Show data context 22 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 72 Show data context 84 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 22 Show data context 25 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 29 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 27 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 36 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 14 Show data context 36 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 11 Show data context 12 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 44 Show data context 89 Show data context
T: Activities of households 26 Show data context 318 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 545 Show data context 38 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2,968 Show data context 69 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,623 Show data context 681 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 21 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 5 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 648 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 431 Show data context 131 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 851 Show data context 7 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 89 Show data context 75 Show data context
J: Information and communication 7 Show data context 3 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 28 Show data context 3 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 58 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 129 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 61 Show data context 3 Show data context
P: Education 37 Show data context 114 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 19 Show data context 17 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 96 Show data context 126 Show data context
T: Activities of households 72 Show data context 1,129 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 683 Show data context 63 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 12,594 Show data context 8 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,117 Show data context 631 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 79 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,463 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,143 Show data context 405 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,243 Show data context 9 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 195 Show data context 212 Show data context
J: Information and communication 22 Show data context 18 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 199 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 66 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 225 Show data context 27 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 209 Show data context 49 Show data context
P: Education 127 Show data context 276 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 64 Show data context 77 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 228 Show data context 265 Show data context
T: Activities of households 151 Show data context 1,183 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 509 Show data context 34 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 7,920 Show data context 11 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,245 Show data context 406 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 141 Show data context 5 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 29 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 447 Show data context 6 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,516 Show data context 812 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,567 Show data context 78 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 155 Show data context 162 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 201 Show data context 25 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 30 Show data context 5 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 67 Show data context 23 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 554 Show data context 45 Show data context
P: Education 183 Show data context 428 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 98 Show data context 195 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 214 Show data context 130 Show data context
T: Activities of households 195 Show data context 1,053 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 450 Show data context 46 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5,145 Show data context 40 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 12,540 Show data context 3,326 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 612 Show data context 41 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 40 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 1,614 Show data context 16 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,221 Show data context 1,033 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,718 Show data context 134 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 175 Show data context 596 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 162 Show data context 51 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 42 Show data context 41 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 670 Show data context 133 Show data context
P: Education 226 Show data context 453 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 134 Show data context 379 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 252 Show data context 173 Show data context
T: Activities of households 27 Show data context 247 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 716 Show data context 53 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2,909 Show data context 24 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 11,455 Show data context 1,650 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 239 Show data context 28 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 83 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 2,117 Show data context 33 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,803 Show data context 891 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,241 Show data context 73 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 271 Show data context 291 Show data context
J: Information and communication 104 Show data context 28 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 192 Show data context 101 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 29 Show data context 6 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 107 Show data context 43 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 21 Show data context 12 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,296 Show data context 376 Show data context
P: Education 518 Show data context 652 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 369 Show data context 439 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 224 Show data context 157 Show data context
T: Activities of households 23 Show data context 58 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 10 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, Torfaen District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 26th July 2021