Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2,487 Show data context 99 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 391 Show data context 25 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 29,188 Show data context 6,585 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 12 Show data context 7 Show data context
F: Construction 9,050 Show data context 20 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 6,007 Show data context 1,306 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 9,748 Show data context 68 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 1,086 Show data context 897 Show data context
J: Information and communication 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 206 Show data context 20 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 101 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 494 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 5,756 Show data context 28 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,087 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 406 Show data context 563 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 435 Show data context 250 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 793 Show data context 913 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,648 Show data context 18,437 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2,819 Show data context 538 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 517 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 30,090 Show data context 12,864 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 218 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 161 Show data context 17 Show data context
F: Construction 9,169 Show data context 21 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 8,141 Show data context 3,950 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 30,543 Show data context 198 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 2,285 Show data context 2,923 Show data context
J: Information and communication 266 Show data context 92 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 790 Show data context 30 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 445 Show data context 606 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 946 Show data context 3 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 4,152 Show data context 104 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,019 Show data context 71 Show data context
P: Education 340 Show data context 867 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 355 Show data context 436 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,003 Show data context 3,092 Show data context
T: Activities of households 655 Show data context 16,165 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 16 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 3,446 Show data context 212 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 580 Show data context 10 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 47,086 Show data context 20,913 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 396 Show data context 1 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 191 Show data context 22 Show data context
F: Construction 18,767 Show data context 58 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 14,370 Show data context 5,919 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 43,426 Show data context 504 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 4,094 Show data context 2,725 Show data context
J: Information and communication 480 Show data context 101 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,886 Show data context 51 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 310 Show data context 2 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 1,794 Show data context 74 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 11,877 Show data context 394 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 4,003 Show data context 195 Show data context
P: Education 821 Show data context 2,638 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 640 Show data context 1,516 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,890 Show data context 7,558 Show data context
T: Activities of households 2,613 Show data context 30,883 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 2,001 Show data context 111 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 661 Show data context 12 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 57,859 Show data context 32,647 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,258 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 813 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 18,882 Show data context 6 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 22,106 Show data context 12,339 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 76,231 Show data context 1,290 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 5,147 Show data context 5,310 Show data context
J: Information and communication 895 Show data context 756 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 4,191 Show data context 292 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 1,494 Show data context 133 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 16,241 Show data context 3,431 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 6,785 Show data context 1,338 Show data context
P: Education 1,426 Show data context 3,773 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 1,067 Show data context 2,919 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 5,682 Show data context 12,665 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,440 Show data context 21,820 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 1,418 Show data context 131 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 362 Show data context 39 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 55,094 Show data context 35,758 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 3,089 Show data context 70 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 501 Show data context 125 Show data context
F: Construction 13,234 Show data context 225 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 40,307 Show data context 23,440 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 51,798 Show data context 2,658 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 4,565 Show data context 7,333 Show data context
J: Information and communication 528 Show data context 119 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 4,629 Show data context 1,599 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 1,006 Show data context 363 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 2,243 Show data context 807 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 12 Show data context 41 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 14,177 Show data context 1,268 Show data context
P: Education 2,034 Show data context 4,802 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 1,739 Show data context 5,012 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 6,919 Show data context 6,194 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,040 Show data context 14,387 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 61 Show data context 13 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 699 Show data context 127 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 163 Show data context 49 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 76,771 Show data context 51,363 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 4,130 Show data context 657 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 448 Show data context 8 Show data context
F: Construction 19,846 Show data context 557 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 34,619 Show data context 26,175 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 64,939 Show data context 5,994 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 3,723 Show data context 10,908 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 6,999 Show data context 3,967 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 3,834 Show data context 1,945 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 15,515 Show data context 4,087 Show data context
P: Education 3,146 Show data context 5,440 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 3,436 Show data context 8,923 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 6,867 Show data context 12,985 Show data context
T: Activities of households 249 Show data context 2,765 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 130 Show data context 41 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 108 Show data context 29 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 59,770 Show data context 33,698 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2,492 Show data context 610 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 452 Show data context 20 Show data context
F: Construction 16,657 Show data context 722 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 25,428 Show data context 26,525 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 38,146 Show data context 6,389 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 2,834 Show data context 5,260 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2,298 Show data context 1,313 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 5,865 Show data context 5,771 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 570 Show data context 406 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 3,948 Show data context 2,544 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 661 Show data context 954 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 12,848 Show data context 7,516 Show data context
P: Education 6,898 Show data context 11,784 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 4,376 Show data context 13,052 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 3,345 Show data context 8,092 Show data context
T: Activities of households 107 Show data context 748 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 58 Show data context 48 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: 19th September 2018