Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 859 Show data context 48 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 389 Show data context 18 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,132 Show data context 3,428 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 17 Show data context 9 Show data context
F: Construction 572 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 480 Show data context 95 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 282 Show data context 9 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 103 Show data context 39 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 11 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 24 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 183 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 133 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 38 Show data context 37 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 25 Show data context 24 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 48 Show data context 93 Show data context
T: Activities of households 182 Show data context 1,019 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 1,974 Show data context 665 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2,951 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 12,599 Show data context 8,313 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 38 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 44 Show data context 20 Show data context
F: Construction 1,827 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,150 Show data context 468 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 918 Show data context 26 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 347 Show data context 353 Show data context
J: Information and communication 21 Show data context 5 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 42 Show data context 9 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 91 Show data context 114 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 89 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 160 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 104 Show data context 4 Show data context
P: Education 58 Show data context 128 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 38 Show data context 54 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 131 Show data context 460 Show data context
T: Activities of households 102 Show data context 1,603 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,458 Show data context 130 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 7,188 Show data context 82 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 24,801 Show data context 22,382 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 147 Show data context 1 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 73 Show data context 7 Show data context
F: Construction 4,047 Show data context 8 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,882 Show data context 975 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,553 Show data context 22 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 522 Show data context 316 Show data context
J: Information and communication 87 Show data context 12 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 271 Show data context 11 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 82 Show data context 1 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 318 Show data context 4 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1,103 Show data context 29 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 415 Show data context 25 Show data context
P: Education 290 Show data context 513 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 121 Show data context 112 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 305 Show data context 945 Show data context
T: Activities of households 441 Show data context 5,519 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 1,736 Show data context 255 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 6,682 Show data context 125 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 47,093 Show data context 36,704 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 753 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 240 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 6,038 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 6,700 Show data context 2,730 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 6,921 Show data context 129 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 1,035 Show data context 1,142 Show data context
J: Information and communication 274 Show data context 138 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,074 Show data context 29 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 377 Show data context 23 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 2,409 Show data context 418 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,268 Show data context 144 Show data context
P: Education 421 Show data context 1,267 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 330 Show data context 549 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,354 Show data context 2,081 Show data context
T: Activities of households 641 Show data context 4,248 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 1,200 Show data context 134 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 7,046 Show data context 97 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 38,723 Show data context 33,489 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,065 Show data context 20 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 388 Show data context 128 Show data context
F: Construction 4,125 Show data context 68 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 8,499 Show data context 3,908 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 4,960 Show data context 260 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 955 Show data context 1,042 Show data context
J: Information and communication 22 Show data context 7 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,150 Show data context 189 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 136 Show data context 20 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 619 Show data context 204 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,807 Show data context 321 Show data context
P: Education 561 Show data context 1,248 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 462 Show data context 765 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,547 Show data context 794 Show data context
T: Activities of households 389 Show data context 2,793 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 847 Show data context 138 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,602 Show data context 31 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 39,312 Show data context 30,816 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,882 Show data context 93 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 180 Show data context 4 Show data context
F: Construction 5,640 Show data context 182 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 7,895 Show data context 5,938 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 4,806 Show data context 543 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 853 Show data context 3,163 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 823 Show data context 311 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 580 Show data context 333 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,032 Show data context 743 Show data context
P: Education 917 Show data context 1,490 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 778 Show data context 1,823 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,574 Show data context 1,303 Show data context
T: Activities of households 104 Show data context 1,088 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 835 Show data context 126 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 520 Show data context 20 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 37,131 Show data context 13,921 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,401 Show data context 445 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 229 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 6,446 Show data context 381 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 9,446 Show data context 10,511 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 4,522 Show data context 542 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 830 Show data context 1,537 Show data context
J: Information and communication 407 Show data context 246 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,081 Show data context 958 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 158 Show data context 114 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 859 Show data context 639 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 121 Show data context 242 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,612 Show data context 1,538 Show data context
P: Education 1,756 Show data context 3,851 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 1,161 Show data context 2,353 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,201 Show data context 1,252 Show data context
T: Activities of households 61 Show data context 345 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 16 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, Bolton District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10057061/cube/INDUSTRY_GEN_SEX

Date accessed: 16th September 2019