Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 3,409 Show data context 120 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,135 Show data context 1,014 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 372 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 288 Show data context 37 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 95 Show data context 1 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 100 Show data context 19 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. 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 23 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 139 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 40 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 28 Show data context 40 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 19 Show data context 19 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 46 Show data context 35 Show data context
T: Activities of households 444 Show data context 918 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 3,109 Show data context 484 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,483 Show data context 2,933 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 8 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 474 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 406 Show data context 104 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 195 Show data context 8 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 177 Show data context 215 Show data context
J: Information and communication 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 61 Show data context 44 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 35 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 23 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 95 Show data context 4 Show data context
P: Education 30 Show data context 118 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 27 Show data context 48 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 78 Show data context 227 Show data context
T: Activities of households 157 Show data context 683 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 2,550 Show data context 71 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,556 Show data context 2,274 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 12 Show data context 1 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 665 Show data context 6 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 505 Show data context 100 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 245 Show data context 4 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 170 Show data context 51 Show data context
J: Information and communication 11 Show data context 3 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 52 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 81 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 128 Show data context 7 Show data context
P: Education 50 Show data context 164 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 17 Show data context 48 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 77 Show data context 285 Show data context
T: Activities of households 232 Show data context 1,381 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 3,170 Show data context 98 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,422 Show data context 1,456 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 67 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,497 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,295 Show data context 401 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,526 Show data context 20 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 275 Show data context 232 Show data context
J: Information and communication 44 Show data context 27 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 129 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 131 Show data context 9 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 201 Show data context 88 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 331 Show data context 95 Show data context
P: Education 123 Show data context 348 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 63 Show data context 151 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 327 Show data context 730 Show data context
T: Activities of households 938 Show data context 2,428 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 1,621 Show data context 77 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 23 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 10,015 Show data context 2,022 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 191 Show data context 10 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 33 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 1,900 Show data context 21 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,014 Show data context 848 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,219 Show data context 118 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 267 Show data context 228 Show data context
J: Information and communication 27 Show data context 7 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 229 Show data context 26 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 68 Show data context 11 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 195 Show data context 39 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 633 Show data context 57 Show data context
P: Education 194 Show data context 476 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 108 Show data context 216 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 346 Show data context 305 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,136 Show data context 2,212 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,601 Show data context 209 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 26 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 14,300 Show data context 4,507 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 380 Show data context 36 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 52 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 1,944 Show data context 51 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,775 Show data context 1,587 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,553 Show data context 277 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 381 Show data context 885 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 198 Show data context 149 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 244 Show data context 147 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,443 Show data context 465 Show data context
P: Education 368 Show data context 720 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 178 Show data context 381 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 648 Show data context 602 Show data context
T: Activities of households 506 Show data context 868 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 1,267 Show data context 204 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 41 Show data context 6 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 18,977 Show data context 6,406 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 446 Show data context 150 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 116 Show data context 17 Show data context
F: Construction 4,315 Show data context 205 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 5,694 Show data context 3,950 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,600 Show data context 461 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 603 Show data context 592 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1,821 Show data context 683 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 698 Show data context 720 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 142 Show data context 98 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 1,291 Show data context 587 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 237 Show data context 365 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,205 Show data context 1,155 Show data context
P: Education 1,559 Show data context 2,853 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 697 Show data context 1,549 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 621 Show data context 780 Show data context
T: Activities of households 242 Show data context 470 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 116 Show data context 13 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, Wycombe District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 28th July 2021