Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 735 Show data context 39 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 449 Show data context 84 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 181 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 144 Show data context 23 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 97 Show data context 1 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 43 Show data context 10 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 143 Show data context 5 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 63 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 16 Show data context 36 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 18 Show data context 17 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 21 Show data context 54 Show data context
T: Activities of households 227 Show data context 616 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 1,269 Show data context 172 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 4 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,214 Show data context 505 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 21 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 632 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 461 Show data context 126 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 482 Show data context 8 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 178 Show data context 173 Show data context
J: Information and communication 9 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 94 Show data context 76 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 126 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 93 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 331 Show data context 23 Show data context
P: Education 58 Show data context 152 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 50 Show data context 58 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 79 Show data context 436 Show data context
T: Activities of households 290 Show data context 1,341 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,584 Show data context 256 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,304 Show data context 790 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 44 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,674 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,033 Show data context 201 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,040 Show data context 17 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 260 Show data context 78 Show data context
J: Information and communication 42 Show data context 9 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 107 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 37 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 275 Show data context 6 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 477 Show data context 25 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,198 Show data context 96 Show data context
P: Education 147 Show data context 343 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 78 Show data context 169 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 165 Show data context 1,040 Show data context
T: Activities of households 366 Show data context 3,353 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1911 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,888 Show data context 132 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 48 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,402 Show data context 2,790 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 397 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 101 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 3,920 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 4,355 Show data context 1,109 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 4,592 Show data context 83 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 554 Show data context 500 Show data context
J: Information and communication 257 Show data context 101 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 971 Show data context 52 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 865 Show data context 170 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 2,839 Show data context 816 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,002 Show data context 301 Show data context
P: Education 371 Show data context 805 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 297 Show data context 769 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,023 Show data context 2,384 Show data context
T: Activities of households 844 Show data context 6,850 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 1,462 Show data context 302 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 209 Show data context 4 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 13,410 Show data context 5,978 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,470 Show data context 49 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 273 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 5,367 Show data context 67 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 7,915 Show data context 3,434 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 6,928 Show data context 722 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 1,234 Show data context 1,263 Show data context
J: Information and communication 252 Show data context 60 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,450 Show data context 424 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 286 Show data context 57 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 810 Show data context 235 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 2 Show data context 12 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 5,235 Show data context 611 Show data context
P: Education 568 Show data context 827 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 409 Show data context 782 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,638 Show data context 2,298 Show data context
T: Activities of households 488 Show data context 3,828 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 11 Show data context 5 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 538 Show data context 141 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 169 Show data context 7 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 28,723 Show data context 14,602 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,458 Show data context 93 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 126 Show data context 4 Show data context
F: Construction 5,818 Show data context 250 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 9,581 Show data context 4,172 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 7,919 Show data context 1,733 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 684 Show data context 2,576 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 722 Show data context 428 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 435 Show data context 241 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 5,704 Show data context 1,603 Show data context
P: Education 571 Show data context 1,164 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 825 Show data context 2,121 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,795 Show data context 1,821 Show data context
T: Activities of households 77 Show data context 1,102 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 180 Show data context 40 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 80 Show data context 50 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 30,450 Show data context 14,660 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 980 Show data context 380 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 120 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 6,710 Show data context 720 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 9,700 Show data context 7,640 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 19,230 Show data context 5,870 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 1,040 Show data context 1,310 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2,010 Show data context 1,030 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,030 Show data context 840 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 210 Show data context 110 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 1,340 Show data context 650 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 700 Show data context 1,620 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 4,590 Show data context 3,210 Show data context
P: Education 1,060 Show data context 3,450 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 860 Show data context 2,340 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 980 Show data context 1,320 Show data context
T: Activities of households 90 Show data context 340 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 20 Show data context 10 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, Hounslow District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 20th August 2019