Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 435 Show data context 16 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 119 Show data context 30 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 47 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 33 Show data context 4 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 27 Show data context 0 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 8 Show data context 2 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
P: Education 3 Show data context 7 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 3 Show data context 3 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 6 Show data context 6 Show data context
T: Activities of households 42 Show data context 129 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 579 Show data context 62 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 246 Show data context 76 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 86 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 69 Show data context 20 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 79 Show data context 1 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 30 Show data context 27 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 9 Show data context 9 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 25 Show data context 0 Show data context
P: Education 6 Show data context 20 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 3 Show data context 10 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 10 Show data context 41 Show data context
T: Activities of households 31 Show data context 150 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 715 Show data context 67 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 351 Show data context 263 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 33 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 137 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 97 Show data context 16 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 118 Show data context 0 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 36 Show data context 12 Show data context
J: Information and communication 4 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 51 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 63 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 11 Show data context 34 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 3 Show data context 20 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 12 Show data context 43 Show data context
T: Activities of households 24 Show data context 232 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 1,452 Show data context 42 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 29 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,553 Show data context 1,011 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 170 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 30 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,118 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,249 Show data context 330 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,637 Show data context 22 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 195 Show data context 204 Show data context
J: Information and communication 57 Show data context 23 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 242 Show data context 14 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 135 Show data context 13 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 837 Show data context 164 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,164 Show data context 72 Show data context
P: Education 119 Show data context 241 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 78 Show data context 187 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 269 Show data context 408 Show data context
T: Activities of households 328 Show data context 1,603 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 346 Show data context 102 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 61 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 9,888 Show data context 4,577 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,819 Show data context 19 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 79 Show data context 7 Show data context
F: Construction 4,392 Show data context 26 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 5,201 Show data context 1,857 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 6,403 Show data context 266 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 495 Show data context 589 Show data context
J: Information and communication 249 Show data context 48 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 778 Show data context 209 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 124 Show data context 20 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 309 Show data context 118 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,784 Show data context 171 Show data context
P: Education 249 Show data context 450 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 231 Show data context 284 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 694 Show data context 396 Show data context
T: Activities of households 49 Show data context 1,049 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 122 Show data context 19 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 29,839 Show data context 9,644 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 5,627 Show data context 109 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 4,380 Show data context 71 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,913 Show data context 2,387 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,409 Show data context 154 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 365 Show data context 1,838 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 318 Show data context 76 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 124 Show data context 79 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,177 Show data context 409 Show data context
P: Education 642 Show data context 988 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 313 Show data context 748 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 790 Show data context 593 Show data context
T: Activities of households 24 Show data context 305 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 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 50 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 39,840 Show data context 9,310 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,140 Show data context 70 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 3,690 Show data context 140 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 5,280 Show data context 3,720 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 5,580 Show data context 920 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 370 Show data context 780 Show data context
J: Information and communication 270 Show data context 180 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 440 Show data context 340 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 20 Show data context 20 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 210 Show data context 100 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 90 Show data context 340 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,700 Show data context 1,800 Show data context
P: Education 880 Show data context 2,170 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 290 Show data context 1,300 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 520 Show data context 650 Show data context
T: Activities of households 10 Show data context 80 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 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, Barking and Dagenham District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 18th November 2017