Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 471 Show data context 8 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 509 Show data context 117 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 218 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 168 Show data context 49 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 114 Show data context 1 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 26 Show data context 8 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 28 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 192 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 49 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 18 Show data context 34 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 18 Show data context 18 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 25 Show data context 68 Show data context
T: Activities of households 151 Show data context 640 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 564 Show data context 43 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 404 Show data context 170 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 290 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 154 Show data context 40 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 125 Show data context 2 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 54 Show data context 48 Show data context
J: Information and communication 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 30 Show data context 26 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 45 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 62 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 70 Show data context 7 Show data context
P: Education 17 Show data context 44 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 15 Show data context 23 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 38 Show data context 155 Show data context
T: Activities of households 152 Show data context 530 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 733 Show data context 36 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 760 Show data context 296 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 743 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 443 Show data context 55 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 316 Show data context 3 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 76 Show data context 44 Show data context
J: Information and communication 21 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 86 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 134 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 234 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 164 Show data context 5 Show data context
P: Education 72 Show data context 179 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 45 Show data context 77 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 58 Show data context 302 Show data context
T: Activities of households 198 Show data context 1,790 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 1,742 Show data context 70 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 59 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,251 Show data context 1,074 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 147 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 34 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,905 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,770 Show data context 496 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,559 Show data context 22 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 251 Show data context 292 Show data context
J: Information and communication 87 Show data context 41 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 337 Show data context 10 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 282 Show data context 31 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 686 Show data context 209 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,043 Show data context 132 Show data context
P: Education 148 Show data context 409 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 207 Show data context 537 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 571 Show data context 1,164 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,390 Show data context 5,069 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 795 Show data context 57 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 27 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,582 Show data context 1,816 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 758 Show data context 29 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 228 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 4,121 Show data context 48 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 5,790 Show data context 2,038 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,946 Show data context 396 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 266 Show data context 544 Show data context
J: Information and communication 171 Show data context 41 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 2,338 Show data context 510 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 378 Show data context 72 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 872 Show data context 213 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 2 Show data context 14 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,655 Show data context 357 Show data context
P: Education 513 Show data context 918 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 700 Show data context 1,143 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 676 Show data context 883 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,024 Show data context 5,076 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 3 Show data context 2 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 393 Show data context 59 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,897 Show data context 3,795 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 717 Show data context 48 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 199 Show data context 12 Show data context
F: Construction 4,281 Show data context 121 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 4,296 Show data context 3,263 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,377 Show data context 337 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 332 Show data context 1,193 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 513 Show data context 232 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 346 Show data context 240 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,894 Show data context 557 Show data context
P: Education 413 Show data context 1,014 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 1,045 Show data context 2,996 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,092 Show data context 1,481 Show data context
T: Activities of households 292 Show data context 1,582 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 240 Show data context 40 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,960 Show data context 2,960 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 420 Show data context 170 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 90 Show data context 20 Show data context
F: Construction 4,060 Show data context 440 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 4,850 Show data context 4,020 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,940 Show data context 520 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 380 Show data context 460 Show data context
J: Information and communication 420 Show data context 180 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,010 Show data context 860 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 150 Show data context 190 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 940 Show data context 660 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 530 Show data context 690 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,100 Show data context 1,380 Show data context
P: Education 680 Show data context 2,280 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 1,720 Show data context 4,610 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 850 Show data context 1,750 Show data context
T: Activities of households 90 Show data context 520 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 30 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, Sutton District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 27th October 2021