Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,111 Show data context 51 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 614 Show data context 176 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 244 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 188 Show data context 31 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 121 Show data context 1 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 58 Show data context 13 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 1 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 28 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 174 Show data context 5 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 76 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 20 Show data context 46 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 23 Show data context 21 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 28 Show data context 63 Show data context
T: Activities of households 301 Show data context 786 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 1,176 Show data context 108 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 569 Show data context 373 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 416 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 265 Show data context 68 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 200 Show data context 3 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 105 Show data context 78 Show data context
J: Information and communication 8 Show data context 3 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 46 Show data context 25 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 69 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 51 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 108 Show data context 9 Show data context
P: Education 39 Show data context 96 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 50 Show data context 67 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 57 Show data context 314 Show data context
T: Activities of households 218 Show data context 923 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 1,500 Show data context 24 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,356 Show data context 737 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 30 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,534 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 836 Show data context 155 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 821 Show data context 4 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 174 Show data context 71 Show data context
J: Information and communication 47 Show data context 12 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 115 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 40 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 312 Show data context 5 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 493 Show data context 11 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 323 Show data context 11 Show data context
P: Education 117 Show data context 344 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 115 Show data context 245 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 221 Show data context 1,049 Show data context
T: Activities of households 389 Show data context 3,388 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 2,538 Show data context 132 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 57 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,823 Show data context 3,669 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 389 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 96 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 4,115 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 4,453 Show data context 1,295 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 4,652 Show data context 96 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 576 Show data context 598 Show data context
J: Information and communication 251 Show data context 120 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 961 Show data context 56 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 828 Show data context 175 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 2,681 Show data context 920 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,892 Show data context 333 Show data context
P: Education 373 Show data context 958 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 285 Show data context 841 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,042 Show data context 2,609 Show data context
T: Activities of households 553 Show data context 7,795 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 1,184 Show data context 67 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 37 Show data context 8 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 16,950 Show data context 6,617 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,328 Show data context 90 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 116 Show data context 8 Show data context
F: Construction 7,664 Show data context 138 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 12,603 Show data context 5,043 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 7,731 Show data context 986 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 1,184 Show data context 1,395 Show data context
J: Information and communication 540 Show data context 176 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 3,897 Show data context 1,153 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 700 Show data context 148 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 2,294 Show data context 511 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 9 Show data context 33 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 4,860 Show data context 643 Show data context
P: Education 1,111 Show data context 2,025 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 888 Show data context 1,538 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 2,546 Show data context 2,776 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,546 Show data context 12,980 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 25 Show data context 17 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 433 Show data context 56 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 10 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 22,180 Show data context 10,476 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,796 Show data context 257 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 131 Show data context 18 Show data context
F: Construction 7,531 Show data context 387 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 9,470 Show data context 6,035 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 7,297 Show data context 915 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 907 Show data context 2,808 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,353 Show data context 572 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 917 Show data context 582 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 5,573 Show data context 979 Show data context
P: Education 936 Show data context 1,988 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 2,219 Show data context 3,520 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 2,558 Show data context 2,888 Show data context
T: Activities of households 705 Show data context 6,183 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 230 Show data context 70 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 0 Show data context 10 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 15,630 Show data context 8,000 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,210 Show data context 420 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 70 Show data context 10 Show data context
F: Construction 8,330 Show data context 830 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 11,200 Show data context 8,300 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 6,250 Show data context 1,210 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 1,220 Show data context 1,100 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1,360 Show data context 640 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,840 Show data context 1,510 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 390 Show data context 430 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 1,590 Show data context 1,190 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 810 Show data context 1,000 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 4,980 Show data context 3,160 Show data context
P: Education 1,900 Show data context 4,690 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 2,240 Show data context 4,850 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 2,040 Show data context 2,130 Show data context
T: Activities of households 290 Show data context 1,980 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 20 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, Barnet District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 25th May 2020