Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 563 Show data context 27 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,134 Show data context 429 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 5 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 745 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 615 Show data context 80 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 311 Show data context 5 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 181 Show data context 107 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 78 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 259 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 86 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 104 Show data context 86 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 57 Show data context 49 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 229 Show data context 157 Show data context
T: Activities of households 790 Show data context 1,962 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 770 Show data context 111 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,725 Show data context 1,057 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 4 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 663 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 632 Show data context 180 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 417 Show data context 8 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 217 Show data context 242 Show data context
J: Information and communication 59 Show data context 8 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 36 Show data context 50 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 103 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 80 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 108 Show data context 7 Show data context
P: Education 75 Show data context 130 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 33 Show data context 52 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 148 Show data context 509 Show data context
T: Activities of households 441 Show data context 1,351 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 736 Show data context 49 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 23 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,669 Show data context 1,586 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 57 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 13 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,852 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 994 Show data context 210 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 900 Show data context 11 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 304 Show data context 244 Show data context
J: Information and communication 97 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 45 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 24 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 212 Show data context 10 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 302 Show data context 13 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 381 Show data context 13 Show data context
P: Education 236 Show data context 366 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 70 Show data context 112 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 794 Show data context 993 Show data context
T: Activities of households 649 Show data context 3,276 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1911 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,877 Show data context 49 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 35 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,762 Show data context 2,036 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 173 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 48 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,274 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,115 Show data context 719 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,448 Show data context 22 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 465 Show data context 828 Show data context
J: Information and communication 186 Show data context 55 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 178 Show data context 4 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 237 Show data context 30 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 419 Show data context 198 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 581 Show data context 76 Show data context
P: Education 1,153 Show data context 597 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 126 Show data context 409 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 852 Show data context 1,546 Show data context
T: Activities of households 670 Show data context 4,338 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 555 Show data context 19 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 8,969 Show data context 1,758 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 386 Show data context 10 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 59 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 2,385 Show data context 14 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,437 Show data context 1,879 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,098 Show data context 168 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 611 Show data context 1,380 Show data context
J: Information and communication 13 Show data context 10 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 308 Show data context 76 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 72 Show data context 24 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 310 Show data context 135 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 10 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,466 Show data context 118 Show data context
P: Education 2,066 Show data context 1,260 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 330 Show data context 686 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 789 Show data context 778 Show data context
T: Activities of households 490 Show data context 3,814 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 530 Show data context 59 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 19,281 Show data context 3,260 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 821 Show data context 74 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 56 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 3,535 Show data context 95 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 5,603 Show data context 3,697 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,166 Show data context 643 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 709 Show data context 2,028 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 584 Show data context 341 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 605 Show data context 606 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,820 Show data context 1,048 Show data context
P: Education 2,885 Show data context 2,311 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 1,118 Show data context 2,659 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,004 Show data context 1,116 Show data context
T: Activities of households 189 Show data context 1,403 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 279 Show data context 59 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 22,408 Show data context 3,527 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 503 Show data context 141 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 144 Show data context 40 Show data context
F: Construction 4,966 Show data context 245 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 6,212 Show data context 5,350 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,488 Show data context 995 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 942 Show data context 1,406 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1,722 Show data context 1,011 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 739 Show data context 857 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 99 Show data context 143 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 1,197 Show data context 1,236 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 104 Show data context 293 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,543 Show data context 1,999 Show data context
P: Education 5,671 Show data context 5,921 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 1,786 Show data context 4,614 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 787 Show data context 903 Show data context
T: Activities of households 71 Show data context 758 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 137 Show data context 41 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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Date accessed: 23rd November 2017