Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 964 Show data context 79 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 800 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,695 Show data context 215 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 556 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 342 Show data context 33 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 436 Show data context 1 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 70 Show data context 34 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 43 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 140 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 55 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 35 Show data context 31 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 23 Show data context 8 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 40 Show data context 29 Show data context
T: Activities of households 169 Show data context 935 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 1,166 Show data context 386 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 536 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,078 Show data context 467 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 675 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 412 Show data context 109 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 713 Show data context 7 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 101 Show data context 112 Show data context
J: Information and communication 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 34 Show data context 42 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 50 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 74 Show data context 7 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 56 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 32 Show data context 63 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 25 Show data context 24 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 55 Show data context 93 Show data context
T: Activities of households 35 Show data context 520 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 1,094 Show data context 68 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 56 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 9,995 Show data context 1,075 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 32 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 17 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,557 Show data context 9 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,120 Show data context 142 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 905 Show data context 14 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 206 Show data context 152 Show data context
J: Information and communication 23 Show data context 6 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 75 Show data context 4 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 29 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 160 Show data context 3 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 504 Show data context 11 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 178 Show data context 8 Show data context
P: Education 79 Show data context 246 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 49 Show data context 32 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 124 Show data context 198 Show data context
T: Activities of households 164 Show data context 2,161 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 1,348 Show data context 168 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 4,171 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 13,373 Show data context 1,400 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 252 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 60 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,999 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,361 Show data context 855 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,669 Show data context 22 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 315 Show data context 565 Show data context
J: Information and communication 78 Show data context 49 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 222 Show data context 3 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 148 Show data context 4 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 663 Show data context 181 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 493 Show data context 78 Show data context
P: Education 175 Show data context 454 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 93 Show data context 185 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 399 Show data context 734 Show data context
T: Activities of households 223 Show data context 2,501 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 1,162 Show data context 92 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 370 Show data context 54 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 15,630 Show data context 1,430 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 564 Show data context 17 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 65 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 1,533 Show data context 40 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,390 Show data context 2,307 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,311 Show data context 92 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 312 Show data context 627 Show data context
J: Information and communication 8 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 316 Show data context 57 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 65 Show data context 10 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 179 Show data context 72 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 2 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,231 Show data context 95 Show data context
P: Education 267 Show data context 518 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 171 Show data context 335 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 524 Show data context 442 Show data context
T: Activities of households 233 Show data context 2,480 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 1,160 Show data context 130 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 556 Show data context 309 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 32,515 Show data context 5,328 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 945 Show data context 170 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 59 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 3,830 Show data context 92 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,186 Show data context 3,382 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,579 Show data context 363 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 326 Show data context 1,534 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 298 Show data context 130 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 187 Show data context 108 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,230 Show data context 413 Show data context
P: Education 366 Show data context 791 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 201 Show data context 586 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 659 Show data context 614 Show data context
T: Activities of households 72 Show data context 525 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 450 Show data context 58 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 410 Show data context 9 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 31,417 Show data context 5,752 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 944 Show data context 168 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 116 Show data context 25 Show data context
F: Construction 5,826 Show data context 338 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 5,067 Show data context 5,911 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,720 Show data context 852 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 497 Show data context 1,770 Show data context
J: Information and communication 307 Show data context 231 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 605 Show data context 581 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 97 Show data context 48 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 480 Show data context 286 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 93 Show data context 156 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,587 Show data context 1,751 Show data context
P: Education 1,407 Show data context 3,391 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 526 Show data context 1,898 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 805 Show data context 1,252 Show data context
T: Activities of households 18 Show data context 260 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 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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Date accessed: 19th September 2021