Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 4,154 Show data context 154 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,135 Show data context 284 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 450 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 313 Show data context 40 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 256 Show data context 3 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 77 Show data context 18 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 32 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 214 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 98 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 32 Show data context 65 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 29 Show data context 27 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 62 Show data context 54 Show data context
T: Activities of households 402 Show data context 1,232 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 4,195 Show data context 449 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,433 Show data context 570 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 572 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 471 Show data context 131 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 235 Show data context 4 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 152 Show data context 145 Show data context
J: Information and communication 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 50 Show data context 65 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 77 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 54 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 121 Show data context 10 Show data context
P: Education 40 Show data context 136 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 21 Show data context 49 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 73 Show data context 269 Show data context
T: Activities of households 183 Show data context 913 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 3,604 Show data context 26 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,535 Show data context 589 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 624 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 444 Show data context 90 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 338 Show data context 1 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 145 Show data context 60 Show data context
J: Information and communication 17 Show data context 7 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 27 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 79 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 109 Show data context 5 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 143 Show data context 16 Show data context
P: Education 51 Show data context 180 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 17 Show data context 65 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 68 Show data context 304 Show data context
T: Activities of households 196 Show data context 1,508 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 3,386 Show data context 82 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 36 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,281 Show data context 850 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 125 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 24 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,096 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,025 Show data context 280 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,589 Show data context 15 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 205 Show data context 195 Show data context
J: Information and communication 38 Show data context 17 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 162 Show data context 7 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 97 Show data context 8 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 436 Show data context 89 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 932 Show data context 79 Show data context
P: Education 94 Show data context 232 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 67 Show data context 158 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 266 Show data context 389 Show data context
T: Activities of households 525 Show data context 1,759 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 2,736 Show data context 113 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 66 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,425 Show data context 1,486 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 172 Show data context 3 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 48 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,980 Show data context 18 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,161 Show data context 732 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,032 Show data context 94 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 304 Show data context 294 Show data context
J: Information and communication 18 Show data context 8 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 302 Show data context 60 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 49 Show data context 6 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 211 Show data context 63 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 897 Show data context 52 Show data context
P: Education 193 Show data context 336 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 182 Show data context 298 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 360 Show data context 301 Show data context
T: Activities of households 631 Show data context 1,763 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 3,175 Show data context 293 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 28 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 11,198 Show data context 3,329 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 429 Show data context 63 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 60 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 2,378 Show data context 61 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,721 Show data context 1,512 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,298 Show data context 341 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 299 Show data context 828 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 308 Show data context 151 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 247 Show data context 129 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,340 Show data context 817 Show data context
P: Education 482 Show data context 635 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 531 Show data context 882 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 457 Show data context 378 Show data context
T: Activities of households 261 Show data context 689 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 1,668 Show data context 200 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 78 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 16,197 Show data context 4,916 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 489 Show data context 45 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 103 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 3,977 Show data context 214 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 5,351 Show data context 3,577 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,646 Show data context 600 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 529 Show data context 761 Show data context
J: Information and communication 333 Show data context 160 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 913 Show data context 807 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 126 Show data context 71 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 767 Show data context 547 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 167 Show data context 214 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,949 Show data context 2,695 Show data context
P: Education 970 Show data context 1,940 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 768 Show data context 1,758 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 515 Show data context 691 Show data context
T: Activities of households 119 Show data context 334 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 65 Show data context 3 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, Chelmsford District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 05th July 2022