Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 8,759 Show data context 243 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 16 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,286 Show data context 345 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 949 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 499 Show data context 72 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 265 Show data context 1 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 171 Show data context 30 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 51 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 344 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 94 Show data context 6 Show data context
P: Education 61 Show data context 101 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 41 Show data context 49 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 82 Show data context 55 Show data context
T: Activities of households 682 Show data context 2,451 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 9,961 Show data context 1,757 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 21 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,530 Show data context 1,425 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,137 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 706 Show data context 277 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 522 Show data context 33 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 229 Show data context 227 Show data context
J: Information and communication 5 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 80 Show data context 141 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 88 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 113 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 194 Show data context 7 Show data context
P: Education 69 Show data context 274 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 40 Show data context 92 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 197 Show data context 331 Show data context
T: Activities of households 275 Show data context 1,703 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 8,225 Show data context 311 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 16 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,945 Show data context 989 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,376 Show data context 6 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 682 Show data context 232 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 601 Show data context 17 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 175 Show data context 76 Show data context
J: Information and communication 5 Show data context 8 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 74 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 107 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 192 Show data context 21 Show data context
P: Education 90 Show data context 283 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 30 Show data context 128 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 121 Show data context 438 Show data context
T: Activities of households 337 Show data context 2,661 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1911 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 10,738 Show data context 333 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 70 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,590 Show data context 1,032 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 41 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,684 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,485 Show data context 575 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,594 Show data context 17 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 303 Show data context 362 Show data context
J: Information and communication 32 Show data context 32 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 114 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 89 Show data context 5 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 159 Show data context 52 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 382 Show data context 126 Show data context
P: Education 125 Show data context 478 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 80 Show data context 217 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 378 Show data context 754 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,008 Show data context 3,162 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 7,796 Show data context 155 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 29 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,198 Show data context 357 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 151 Show data context 2 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 27 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,642 Show data context 12 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,403 Show data context 834 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,745 Show data context 172 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 430 Show data context 418 Show data context
J: Information and communication 4 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 205 Show data context 22 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 94 Show data context 6 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 173 Show data context 39 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,116 Show data context 41 Show data context
P: Education 158 Show data context 519 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 170 Show data context 320 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 449 Show data context 262 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,466 Show data context 3,345 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 7,715 Show data context 523 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 12 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,108 Show data context 534 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 305 Show data context 20 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 23 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 3,041 Show data context 45 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,569 Show data context 1,328 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,436 Show data context 232 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 560 Show data context 826 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 330 Show data context 66 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 117 Show data context 48 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 5,580 Show data context 385 Show data context
P: Education 233 Show data context 483 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 248 Show data context 421 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 2,619 Show data context 485 Show data context
T: Activities of households 493 Show data context 1,156 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 3,649 Show data context 312 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 81 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,807 Show data context 805 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 131 Show data context 7 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 27 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 2,587 Show data context 53 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,288 Show data context 733 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 798 Show data context 50 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 294 Show data context 179 Show data context
J: Information and communication 116 Show data context 40 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 171 Show data context 63 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 47 Show data context 15 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 129 Show data context 52 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 24 Show data context 10 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,409 Show data context 228 Show data context
P: Education 407 Show data context 532 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 232 Show data context 243 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 274 Show data context 151 Show data context
T: Activities of households 133 Show data context 239 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 44 Show data context 2 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, North Norfolk District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 15th July 2020