Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 3,296 Show data context 97 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 156 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,968 Show data context 928 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 454 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 282 Show data context 46 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 128 Show data context 3 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 91 Show data context 26 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. 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 23 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 161 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 41 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 31 Show data context 56 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 24 Show data context 14 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 45 Show data context 45 Show data context
T: Activities of households 334 Show data context 1,312 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 3,224 Show data context 586 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 335 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,270 Show data context 2,439 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 608 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 417 Show data context 121 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 451 Show data context 16 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 109 Show data context 126 Show data context
J: Information and communication 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 61 Show data context 78 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 48 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 37 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 58 Show data context 3 Show data context
P: Education 51 Show data context 143 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 22 Show data context 47 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 115 Show data context 248 Show data context
T: Activities of households 138 Show data context 987 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 2,447 Show data context 49 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 115 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,324 Show data context 930 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 997 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 337 Show data context 106 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 887 Show data context 16 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 88 Show data context 58 Show data context
J: Information and communication 33 Show data context 4 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 59 Show data context 4 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 75 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 112 Show data context 10 Show data context
P: Education 110 Show data context 178 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 19 Show data context 42 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 99 Show data context 380 Show data context
T: Activities of households 479 Show data context 1,562 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 2,337 Show data context 114 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2,265 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,686 Show data context 1,834 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 77 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 33 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,237 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,173 Show data context 406 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,359 Show data context 28 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 199 Show data context 253 Show data context
J: Information and communication 38 Show data context 25 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 153 Show data context 8 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 100 Show data context 7 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 390 Show data context 169 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 315 Show data context 77 Show data context
P: Education 111 Show data context 306 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 68 Show data context 198 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 294 Show data context 612 Show data context
T: Activities of households 678 Show data context 2,200 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 1,616 Show data context 78 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 859 Show data context 4 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,610 Show data context 2,952 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 170 Show data context 8 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 25 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,173 Show data context 11 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,613 Show data context 623 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,037 Show data context 73 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 175 Show data context 223 Show data context
J: Information and communication 9 Show data context 4 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 153 Show data context 43 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 37 Show data context 6 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 163 Show data context 54 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 701 Show data context 46 Show data context
P: Education 160 Show data context 358 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 111 Show data context 263 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 345 Show data context 276 Show data context
T: Activities of households 554 Show data context 1,495 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 1,645 Show data context 160 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 189 Show data context 4 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 14,602 Show data context 3,881 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 285 Show data context 27 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 37 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,570 Show data context 35 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,671 Show data context 1,234 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,945 Show data context 237 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 332 Show data context 751 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 195 Show data context 83 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 120 Show data context 95 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,708 Show data context 387 Show data context
P: Education 347 Show data context 516 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 174 Show data context 510 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 389 Show data context 323 Show data context
T: Activities of households 109 Show data context 436 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 416 Show data context 69 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 395 Show data context 14 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 12,097 Show data context 3,304 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 227 Show data context 20 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 21 Show data context 10 Show data context
F: Construction 1,775 Show data context 65 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,465 Show data context 2,698 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,123 Show data context 261 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 353 Show data context 639 Show data context
J: Information and communication 373 Show data context 132 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 295 Show data context 255 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 45 Show data context 28 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 331 Show data context 220 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 35 Show data context 61 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 905 Show data context 555 Show data context
P: Education 882 Show data context 1,717 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 259 Show data context 899 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 226 Show data context 340 Show data context
T: Activities of households 52 Show data context 262 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 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, Rugby District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 26th August 2019