Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 3,844 Show data context 298 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 183 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,135 Show data context 457 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 945 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 646 Show data context 101 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 723 Show data context 5 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 165 Show data context 82 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 43 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 217 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 86 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 81 Show data context 65 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 60 Show data context 20 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 106 Show data context 62 Show data context
T: Activities of households 360 Show data context 2,320 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 5,034 Show data context 1,446 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 859 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,140 Show data context 1,308 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 22 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 1,614 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 934 Show data context 270 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,190 Show data context 22 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 291 Show data context 587 Show data context
J: Information and communication 13 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 140 Show data context 159 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 101 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 105 Show data context 15 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 276 Show data context 6 Show data context
P: Education 92 Show data context 179 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 69 Show data context 72 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 134 Show data context 322 Show data context
T: Activities of households 129 Show data context 1,996 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 4,515 Show data context 117 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 617 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,907 Show data context 1,596 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 23 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,053 Show data context 6 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,266 Show data context 293 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,230 Show data context 11 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 349 Show data context 580 Show data context
J: Information and communication 33 Show data context 7 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 74 Show data context 3 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 49 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 197 Show data context 7 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 185 Show data context 20 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 259 Show data context 24 Show data context
P: Education 139 Show data context 309 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 77 Show data context 87 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 197 Show data context 692 Show data context
T: Activities of households 352 Show data context 4,301 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 4,270 Show data context 516 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2,355 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,942 Show data context 1,439 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 117 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 26 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,922 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,883 Show data context 802 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,121 Show data context 24 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 319 Show data context 850 Show data context
J: Information and communication 52 Show data context 47 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 164 Show data context 4 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 157 Show data context 9 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 334 Show data context 91 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 587 Show data context 89 Show data context
P: Education 158 Show data context 503 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 99 Show data context 255 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 379 Show data context 1,007 Show data context
T: Activities of households 545 Show data context 3,690 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 4,043 Show data context 164 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 240 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,968 Show data context 852 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 461 Show data context 11 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 68 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 2,205 Show data context 23 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,653 Show data context 1,908 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,949 Show data context 168 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 534 Show data context 1,383 Show data context
J: Information and communication 8 Show data context 4 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 307 Show data context 48 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 119 Show data context 16 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 277 Show data context 79 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,658 Show data context 69 Show data context
P: Education 274 Show data context 635 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 216 Show data context 436 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 720 Show data context 547 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,151 Show data context 4,833 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 3,957 Show data context 294 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 97 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,752 Show data context 1,124 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 533 Show data context 26 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 45 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 3,016 Show data context 59 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,703 Show data context 2,595 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,766 Show data context 290 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 1,613 Show data context 2,747 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 402 Show data context 133 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 201 Show data context 154 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,231 Show data context 340 Show data context
P: Education 294 Show data context 607 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 300 Show data context 730 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,069 Show data context 717 Show data context
T: Activities of households 288 Show data context 1,147 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 3,573 Show data context 325 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 204 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,105 Show data context 713 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 189 Show data context 14 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 58 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 2,551 Show data context 77 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,357 Show data context 1,361 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,168 Show data context 91 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 595 Show data context 582 Show data context
J: Information and communication 144 Show data context 53 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 194 Show data context 119 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 101 Show data context 24 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 181 Show data context 111 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 49 Show data context 20 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 4,007 Show data context 671 Show data context
P: Education 500 Show data context 820 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 354 Show data context 516 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 515 Show data context 272 Show data context
T: Activities of households 138 Show data context 331 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 3 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, Scarborough District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 25th September 2020