Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,020 Show data context 18 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,095 Show data context 251 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 468 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 362 Show data context 106 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 244 Show data context 2 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 56 Show data context 17 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 16 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 60 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 412 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 107 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 40 Show data context 73 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 39 Show data context 38 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 54 Show data context 145 Show data context
T: Activities of households 324 Show data context 1,375 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,067 Show data context 118 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 300 Show data context 129 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 127 Show data context 30 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 93 Show data context 3 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 59 Show data context 47 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 20 Show data context 13 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 32 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 592 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 13 Show data context 39 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 12 Show data context 13 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 22 Show data context 104 Show data context
T: Activities of households 122 Show data context 408 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 809 Show data context 8 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 264 Show data context 104 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 241 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 144 Show data context 25 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 101 Show data context 2 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 44 Show data context 15 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 15 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 16 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 125 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 27 Show data context 55 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 6 Show data context 19 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 58 Show data context 113 Show data context
T: Activities of households 224 Show data context 584 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 721 Show data context 18 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 21 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,216 Show data context 418 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 82 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 988 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 947 Show data context 193 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 855 Show data context 8 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 138 Show data context 112 Show data context
J: Information and communication 47 Show data context 17 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 180 Show data context 4 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 154 Show data context 11 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 385 Show data context 83 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 645 Show data context 48 Show data context
P: Education 79 Show data context 149 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 108 Show data context 195 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 300 Show data context 434 Show data context
T: Activities of households 627 Show data context 1,769 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 641 Show data context 36 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 895 Show data context 221 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 89 Show data context 5 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 32 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 975 Show data context 14 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 992 Show data context 324 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 414 Show data context 36 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 233 Show data context 226 Show data context
J: Information and communication 27 Show data context 6 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 153 Show data context 17 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 25 Show data context 3 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 137 Show data context 37 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,425 Show data context 75 Show data context
P: Education 79 Show data context 139 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 105 Show data context 166 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 396 Show data context 318 Show data context
T: Activities of households 947 Show data context 2,146 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 746 Show data context 93 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,084 Show data context 570 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 169 Show data context 18 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 95 Show data context 12 Show data context
F: Construction 924 Show data context 12 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,125 Show data context 701 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 357 Show data context 84 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 204 Show data context 342 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 130 Show data context 58 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 82 Show data context 90 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,939 Show data context 110 Show data context
P: Education 178 Show data context 294 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 94 Show data context 252 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 272 Show data context 307 Show data context
T: Activities of households 430 Show data context 936 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 427 Show data context 92 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,344 Show data context 1,105 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 145 Show data context 18 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 61 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 1,397 Show data context 86 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,387 Show data context 952 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 924 Show data context 217 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 208 Show data context 239 Show data context
J: Information and communication 237 Show data context 101 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 267 Show data context 213 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 41 Show data context 34 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 451 Show data context 225 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 80 Show data context 84 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,197 Show data context 405 Show data context
P: Education 358 Show data context 769 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 340 Show data context 547 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 221 Show data context 267 Show data context
T: Activities of households 165 Show data context 393 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 5 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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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Surrey Heath District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 26th October 2021