Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,289 Show data context 73 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 426 Show data context 23 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,882 Show data context 1,704 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 1 Show data context
F: Construction 401 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 149 Show data context 35 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 163 Show data context 10 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 60 Show data context 21 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 107 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 44 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 22 Show data context 24 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 13 Show data context 6 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 23 Show data context 31 Show data context
T: Activities of households 200 Show data context 733 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 2,496 Show data context 768 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 174 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,103 Show data context 2,361 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 56 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 39 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 2,576 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,589 Show data context 549 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,946 Show data context 35 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 295 Show data context 453 Show data context
J: Information and communication 57 Show data context 12 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 235 Show data context 5 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 191 Show data context 254 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 272 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1,302 Show data context 23 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 741 Show data context 21 Show data context
P: Education 114 Show data context 353 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 65 Show data context 102 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 224 Show data context 833 Show data context
T: Activities of households 317 Show data context 4,035 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 2,471 Show data context 106 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 50 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,101 Show data context 1,673 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 158 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,802 Show data context 9 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,884 Show data context 437 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,037 Show data context 33 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 287 Show data context 403 Show data context
J: Information and communication 42 Show data context 9 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 179 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 60 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 353 Show data context 9 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 995 Show data context 21 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 279 Show data context 13 Show data context
P: Education 130 Show data context 585 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 110 Show data context 207 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 211 Show data context 1,052 Show data context
T: Activities of households 352 Show data context 5,988 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 2,215 Show data context 281 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 3,395 Show data context 119 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 18,932 Show data context 16,525 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 588 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 205 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 4,585 Show data context 7 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 5,678 Show data context 2,662 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 13,392 Show data context 161 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 886 Show data context 1,935 Show data context
J: Information and communication 203 Show data context 173 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 833 Show data context 25 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 430 Show data context 32 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 2,929 Show data context 612 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,266 Show data context 169 Show data context
P: Education 345 Show data context 1,225 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 355 Show data context 792 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,340 Show data context 2,841 Show data context
T: Activities of households 561 Show data context 7,165 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 2,224 Show data context 120 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 128 Show data context 13 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 13,282 Show data context 7,438 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,350 Show data context 16 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 137 Show data context 17 Show data context
F: Construction 4,868 Show data context 92 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 11,744 Show data context 6,036 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 13,394 Show data context 731 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 1,262 Show data context 3,164 Show data context
J: Information and communication 90 Show data context 17 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,735 Show data context 389 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 351 Show data context 59 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 934 Show data context 307 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 14 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,800 Show data context 387 Show data context
P: Education 573 Show data context 1,609 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 636 Show data context 1,340 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 2,284 Show data context 2,727 Show data context
T: Activities of households 736 Show data context 8,273 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 4 Show data context 2 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2,752 Show data context 262 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 30 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 17,200 Show data context 7,190 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,006 Show data context 63 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 91 Show data context 4 Show data context
F: Construction 6,253 Show data context 207 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 8,594 Show data context 7,379 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 14,175 Show data context 669 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 1,249 Show data context 3,377 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,027 Show data context 341 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 469 Show data context 290 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 5,065 Show data context 1,395 Show data context
P: Education 856 Show data context 1,756 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 719 Show data context 1,704 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 2,812 Show data context 7,409 Show data context
T: Activities of households 526 Show data context 2,709 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 841 Show data context 140 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 467 Show data context 27 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 22,788 Show data context 9,091 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,130 Show data context 127 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 153 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 8,536 Show data context 467 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 8,988 Show data context 9,935 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 9,415 Show data context 730 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 1,369 Show data context 2,233 Show data context
J: Information and communication 731 Show data context 402 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 2,282 Show data context 2,913 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 134 Show data context 170 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 628 Show data context 462 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 341 Show data context 266 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 5,117 Show data context 3,967 Show data context
P: Education 1,448 Show data context 4,009 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 954 Show data context 2,647 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,693 Show data context 2,775 Show data context
T: Activities of households 95 Show data context 896 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 14 Show data context 2 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, Sefton District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10084751/cube/INDUSTRY_GEN_SEX

Date accessed: 10th December 2019