Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 599 Show data context 35 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,120 Show data context 680 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,136 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 804 Show data context 158 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,153 Show data context 3 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 148 Show data context 46 Show data context
J: Information and communication 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 31 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 16 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 89 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 478 Show data context 6 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,789 Show data context 3 Show data context
P: Education 105 Show data context 161 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 102 Show data context 224 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 133 Show data context 360 Show data context
T: Activities of households 601 Show data context 2,588 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,404 Show data context 129 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 27 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,367 Show data context 2,678 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 51 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 32 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 2,820 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,804 Show data context 487 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,788 Show data context 7 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 521 Show data context 395 Show data context
J: Information and communication 55 Show data context 9 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 160 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 181 Show data context 218 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 368 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 611 Show data context 7 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 6,780 Show data context 16 Show data context
P: Education 150 Show data context 486 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 147 Show data context 345 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 245 Show data context 1,314 Show data context
T: Activities of households 383 Show data context 4,524 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,084 Show data context 104 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 45 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 10,064 Show data context 2,852 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 165 Show data context 2 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 34 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 3,377 Show data context 16 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,123 Show data context 495 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,147 Show data context 23 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 627 Show data context 277 Show data context
J: Information and communication 127 Show data context 13 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 262 Show data context 6 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 50 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 490 Show data context 25 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1,144 Show data context 36 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 4,732 Show data context 53 Show data context
P: Education 277 Show data context 697 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 163 Show data context 339 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 295 Show data context 1,716 Show data context
T: Activities of households 520 Show data context 6,694 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1911 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 712 Show data context 26 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 116 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 21,560 Show data context 5,967 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,497 Show data context 4 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 173 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 5,221 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 5,502 Show data context 1,822 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 8,577 Show data context 144 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 1,091 Show data context 974 Show data context
J: Information and communication 236 Show data context 135 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 834 Show data context 59 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 502 Show data context 46 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 2,373 Show data context 1,143 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 9,058 Show data context 478 Show data context
P: Education 642 Show data context 1,142 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 299 Show data context 955 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,370 Show data context 2,450 Show data context
T: Activities of households 464 Show data context 7,122 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 322 Show data context 17 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 19 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 28,252 Show data context 10,789 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2,920 Show data context 140 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 181 Show data context 46 Show data context
F: Construction 5,447 Show data context 63 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 10,236 Show data context 4,725 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 7,972 Show data context 846 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 1,392 Show data context 1,744 Show data context
J: Information and communication 198 Show data context 130 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,471 Show data context 674 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 200 Show data context 62 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 697 Show data context 411 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 3 Show data context 9 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 11,630 Show data context 808 Show data context
P: Education 876 Show data context 1,622 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 652 Show data context 1,779 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,643 Show data context 1,347 Show data context
T: Activities of households 285 Show data context 4,335 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 8 Show data context 1 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 100 Show data context 10 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 46 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 38,698 Show data context 12,190 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 4,932 Show data context 288 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 62 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 7,172 Show data context 173 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 8,319 Show data context 4,819 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 6,623 Show data context 555 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 786 Show data context 2,813 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 820 Show data context 438 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 333 Show data context 197 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 13,894 Show data context 2,078 Show data context
P: Education 932 Show data context 1,563 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 1,054 Show data context 2,503 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,478 Show data context 1,209 Show data context
T: Activities of households 42 Show data context 1,069 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 50 Show data context 0 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 14,330 Show data context 4,940 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2,810 Show data context 440 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 110 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 6,840 Show data context 400 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 6,990 Show data context 5,420 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 5,260 Show data context 660 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 470 Show data context 780 Show data context
J: Information and communication 720 Show data context 460 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 730 Show data context 740 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 110 Show data context 160 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 510 Show data context 350 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 110 Show data context 310 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 11,000 Show data context 5,790 Show data context
P: Education 1,750 Show data context 4,600 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 1,230 Show data context 4,420 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 830 Show data context 960 Show data context
T: Activities of households 30 Show data context 330 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 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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Date accessed: 21st October 2019