Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2,052 Show data context 77 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 311 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,136 Show data context 761 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 315 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 243 Show data context 31 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 104 Show data context 2 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 77 Show data context 19 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. 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 103 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 23 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 26 Show data context 42 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 20 Show data context 9 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 38 Show data context 16 Show data context
T: Activities of households 537 Show data context 956 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 2,782 Show data context 601 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,386 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,279 Show data context 1,651 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 5 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 536 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 473 Show data context 150 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 253 Show data context 18 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 136 Show data context 118 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 53 Show data context 65 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 36 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 57 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 49 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 43 Show data context 102 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 25 Show data context 27 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 85 Show data context 157 Show data context
T: Activities of households 121 Show data context 755 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,853 Show data context 63 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2,950 Show data context 16 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,358 Show data context 1,883 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 4 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 808 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 520 Show data context 122 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 406 Show data context 11 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 127 Show data context 40 Show data context
J: Information and communication 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 72 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 142 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 87 Show data context 9 Show data context
P: Education 64 Show data context 162 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 17 Show data context 39 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 81 Show data context 191 Show data context
T: Activities of households 206 Show data context 1,255 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 2,910 Show data context 174 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 3,015 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,334 Show data context 4,282 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 74 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,281 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,157 Show data context 391 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,460 Show data context 36 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 226 Show data context 179 Show data context
J: Information and communication 31 Show data context 17 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 144 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 78 Show data context 4 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 307 Show data context 75 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 276 Show data context 80 Show data context
P: Education 110 Show data context 282 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 58 Show data context 116 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 261 Show data context 365 Show data context
T: Activities of households 728 Show data context 1,553 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 1,862 Show data context 80 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 8,898 Show data context 31 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,143 Show data context 3,673 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 84 Show data context 6 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 31 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 953 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,462 Show data context 569 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,205 Show data context 75 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 116 Show data context 128 Show data context
J: Information and communication 4 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 124 Show data context 17 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 27 Show data context 6 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 105 Show data context 18 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 432 Show data context 28 Show data context
P: Education 147 Show data context 272 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 84 Show data context 159 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 221 Show data context 119 Show data context
T: Activities of households 324 Show data context 1,049 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 1,835 Show data context 163 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 9,019 Show data context 114 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,139 Show data context 3,430 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 156 Show data context 12 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 38 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,500 Show data context 17 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,784 Show data context 929 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,081 Show data context 125 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 245 Show data context 510 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 138 Show data context 52 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 110 Show data context 45 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 941 Show data context 105 Show data context
P: Education 213 Show data context 314 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 76 Show data context 123 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 215 Show data context 133 Show data context
T: Activities of households 100 Show data context 355 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 818 Show data context 81 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,363 Show data context 33 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,768 Show data context 2,532 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 211 Show data context 25 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 37 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 1,627 Show data context 52 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,766 Show data context 739 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 849 Show data context 71 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 231 Show data context 234 Show data context
J: Information and communication 215 Show data context 59 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 160 Show data context 68 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 18 Show data context 6 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 295 Show data context 78 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 26 Show data context 24 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 746 Show data context 248 Show data context
P: Education 564 Show data context 656 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 123 Show data context 194 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 227 Show data context 175 Show data context
T: Activities of households 45 Show data context 135 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 3 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.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, North West Leicestershire District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 16th December 2019