Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 6,085 Show data context 103 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,565 Show data context 933 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 743 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 506 Show data context 52 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 181 Show data context 8 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 152 Show data context 37 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. 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 27 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 200 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 233 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 54 Show data context 73 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 36 Show data context 33 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 88 Show data context 52 Show data context
T: Activities of households 523 Show data context 1,749 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 6,686 Show data context 853 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 69 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,772 Show data context 5,426 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 13 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,264 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 850 Show data context 268 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 523 Show data context 27 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 250 Show data context 268 Show data context
J: Information and communication 16 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 91 Show data context 94 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 82 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 69 Show data context 7 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 189 Show data context 9 Show data context
P: Education 63 Show data context 208 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 57 Show data context 88 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 179 Show data context 423 Show data context
T: Activities of households 303 Show data context 1,366 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 4,726 Show data context 61 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 185 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,094 Show data context 2,236 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,060 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 465 Show data context 114 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 396 Show data context 15 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 119 Show data context 42 Show data context
J: Information and communication 9 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 43 Show data context 3 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 66 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 122 Show data context 24 Show data context
P: Education 83 Show data context 199 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 24 Show data context 67 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 102 Show data context 320 Show data context
T: Activities of households 394 Show data context 1,782 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 4,475 Show data context 135 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 535 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,085 Show data context 1,277 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 36 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 911 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 603 Show data context 202 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 989 Show data context 18 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 157 Show data context 114 Show data context
J: Information and communication 17 Show data context 5 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 41 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 31 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 93 Show data context 32 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 234 Show data context 60 Show data context
P: Education 82 Show data context 237 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 44 Show data context 97 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 183 Show data context 289 Show data context
T: Activities of households 864 Show data context 1,578 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 3,244 Show data context 72 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 76 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,973 Show data context 562 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 112 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 10 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 849 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 982 Show data context 281 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 989 Show data context 74 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 203 Show data context 129 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 100 Show data context 9 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 32 Show data context 2 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 56 Show data context 16 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 544 Show data context 20 Show data context
P: Education 112 Show data context 215 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 78 Show data context 122 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 218 Show data context 99 Show data context
T: Activities of households 785 Show data context 1,337 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 2,887 Show data context 215 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 36 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,049 Show data context 670 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 162 Show data context 4 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 958 Show data context 10 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 789 Show data context 341 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 550 Show data context 85 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 166 Show data context 188 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 91 Show data context 22 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 40 Show data context 12 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 753 Show data context 59 Show data context
P: Education 134 Show data context 254 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 109 Show data context 125 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 126 Show data context 69 Show data context
T: Activities of households 271 Show data context 470 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 715 Show data context 83 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 38 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,159 Show data context 1,929 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 84 Show data context 14 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 35 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 1,364 Show data context 39 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,321 Show data context 627 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 726 Show data context 98 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 160 Show data context 185 Show data context
J: Information and communication 145 Show data context 61 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 104 Show data context 62 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 21 Show data context 12 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 145 Show data context 63 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 45 Show data context 32 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 641 Show data context 200 Show data context
P: Education 297 Show data context 416 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 133 Show data context 222 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 170 Show data context 118 Show data context
T: Activities of households 57 Show data context 137 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 99 Show data context 5 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, South Northamptonshire District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 23rd March 2019