Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 670 Show data context 12 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,440 Show data context 737 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 10 Show data context
F: Construction 789 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 631 Show data context 90 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 689 Show data context 3 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 110 Show data context 33 Show data context
J: Information and communication 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 21 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 68 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 291 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 299 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 64 Show data context 98 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 57 Show data context 65 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 101 Show data context 137 Show data context
T: Activities of households 215 Show data context 1,715 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 959 Show data context 94 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 23 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,800 Show data context 1,525 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 811 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 792 Show data context 192 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 835 Show data context 5 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 192 Show data context 152 Show data context
J: Information and communication 25 Show data context 3 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 24 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 84 Show data context 78 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 123 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 114 Show data context 16 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 281 Show data context 9 Show data context
P: Education 34 Show data context 174 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 48 Show data context 121 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 99 Show data context 381 Show data context
T: Activities of households 87 Show data context 1,257 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 773 Show data context 16 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 27 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,593 Show data context 2,680 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 32 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 37 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,635 Show data context 7 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,135 Show data context 324 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,363 Show data context 14 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 247 Show data context 146 Show data context
J: Information and communication 42 Show data context 7 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 69 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 24 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 173 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 407 Show data context 11 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 535 Show data context 8 Show data context
P: Education 89 Show data context 349 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 61 Show data context 142 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 124 Show data context 665 Show data context
T: Activities of households 273 Show data context 2,554 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 833 Show data context 29 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 25 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 8,079 Show data context 3,010 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 160 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 77 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,178 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,655 Show data context 806 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,285 Show data context 28 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 376 Show data context 435 Show data context
J: Information and communication 101 Show data context 82 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 262 Show data context 11 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 145 Show data context 12 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 728 Show data context 260 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 883 Show data context 86 Show data context
P: Education 153 Show data context 412 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 109 Show data context 333 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 479 Show data context 850 Show data context
T: Activities of households 394 Show data context 3,004 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 539 Show data context 20 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 9,231 Show data context 3,296 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 571 Show data context 15 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 51 Show data context 6 Show data context
F: Construction 1,976 Show data context 20 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 4,487 Show data context 2,033 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,788 Show data context 105 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 398 Show data context 593 Show data context
J: Information and communication 17 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 461 Show data context 120 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 90 Show data context 23 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 240 Show data context 84 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1 Show data context 9 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,312 Show data context 116 Show data context
P: Education 215 Show data context 515 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 242 Show data context 560 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 543 Show data context 479 Show data context
T: Activities of households 231 Show data context 2,386 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 321 Show data context 42 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 12,135 Show data context 4,381 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,175 Show data context 79 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 59 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 3,230 Show data context 65 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 5,239 Show data context 3,184 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,585 Show data context 327 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 414 Show data context 969 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 641 Show data context 338 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 380 Show data context 212 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,849 Show data context 576 Show data context
P: Education 374 Show data context 612 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 513 Show data context 1,125 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 721 Show data context 715 Show data context
T: Activities of households 127 Show data context 808 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 92 Show data context 38 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 12,490 Show data context 4,617 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,458 Show data context 467 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 93 Show data context 9 Show data context
F: Construction 4,154 Show data context 140 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 6,264 Show data context 4,822 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,656 Show data context 486 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 412 Show data context 711 Show data context
J: Information and communication 599 Show data context 551 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,047 Show data context 944 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 112 Show data context 65 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 795 Show data context 449 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 103 Show data context 299 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,994 Show data context 1,551 Show data context
P: Education 1,029 Show data context 1,739 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 804 Show data context 2,504 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 580 Show data context 580 Show data context
T: Activities of households 19 Show data context 365 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 59 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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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Ipswich District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 08th July 2020