Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,434 Show data context 24 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,400 Show data context 295 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 0 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 646 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 561 Show data context 103 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 899 Show data context 8 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 142 Show data context 181 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 69 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 231 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 179 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 78 Show data context 111 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 61 Show data context 46 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 100 Show data context 112 Show data context
T: Activities of households 387 Show data context 2,214 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,533 Show data context 144 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,225 Show data context 732 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 642 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 566 Show data context 186 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 896 Show data context 10 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 298 Show data context 696 Show data context
J: Information and communication 7 Show data context 6 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 107 Show data context 147 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 70 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 47 Show data context 12 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 276 Show data context 8 Show data context
P: Education 71 Show data context 181 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 40 Show data context 56 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 112 Show data context 554 Show data context
T: Activities of households 129 Show data context 1,576 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,863 Show data context 30 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,903 Show data context 840 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 78 Show data context 1 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,728 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,081 Show data context 246 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,645 Show data context 10 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 398 Show data context 662 Show data context
J: Information and communication 37 Show data context 19 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 56 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 34 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 166 Show data context 5 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 181 Show data context 25 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 396 Show data context 23 Show data context
P: Education 180 Show data context 491 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 71 Show data context 154 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 163 Show data context 803 Show data context
T: Activities of households 313 Show data context 3,584 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1911 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2,415 Show data context 157 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 128 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,081 Show data context 2,008 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 179 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 42 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,202 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,361 Show data context 918 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,825 Show data context 39 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 472 Show data context 819 Show data context
J: Information and communication 102 Show data context 87 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 303 Show data context 12 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 229 Show data context 23 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 662 Show data context 279 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,280 Show data context 133 Show data context
P: Education 201 Show data context 602 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 160 Show data context 574 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 650 Show data context 1,710 Show data context
T: Activities of households 780 Show data context 5,170 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 1,675 Show data context 52 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 717 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,617 Show data context 630 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 690 Show data context 17 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 49 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 2,789 Show data context 26 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 4,589 Show data context 2,090 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,431 Show data context 155 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 762 Show data context 1,247 Show data context
J: Information and communication 50 Show data context 21 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 541 Show data context 72 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 117 Show data context 13 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 445 Show data context 184 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,295 Show data context 98 Show data context
P: Education 403 Show data context 1,050 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 404 Show data context 1,090 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,140 Show data context 1,155 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,347 Show data context 5,533 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 1 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,514 Show data context 145 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,340 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,161 Show data context 1,112 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 849 Show data context 49 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 90 Show data context 4 Show data context
F: Construction 2,950 Show data context 73 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,776 Show data context 2,301 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,068 Show data context 226 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 1,769 Show data context 2,373 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 423 Show data context 139 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 243 Show data context 214 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,942 Show data context 307 Show data context
P: Education 567 Show data context 893 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 450 Show data context 1,161 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,733 Show data context 1,071 Show data context
T: Activities of households 240 Show data context 1,095 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 1,045 Show data context 287 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 284 Show data context 6 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,515 Show data context 2,721 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 384 Show data context 31 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 58 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 2,849 Show data context 118 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,359 Show data context 2,251 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,185 Show data context 242 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 823 Show data context 1,060 Show data context
J: Information and communication 503 Show data context 121 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 343 Show data context 302 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 133 Show data context 85 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 472 Show data context 235 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 49 Show data context 90 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,607 Show data context 736 Show data context
P: Education 690 Show data context 1,170 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 729 Show data context 1,180 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 597 Show data context 544 Show data context
T: Activities of households 149 Show data context 451 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 1 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: 26th July 2021