Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 7,045 Show data context 320 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 258 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,199 Show data context 1,651 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 3 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 1,562 Show data context 6 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 545 Show data context 147 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 452 Show data context 8 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 165 Show data context 51 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 10 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 21 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 103 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 282 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 195 Show data context 7 Show data context
P: Education 85 Show data context 146 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 66 Show data context 62 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 106 Show data context 195 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,745 Show data context 3,469 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 7,595 Show data context 2,049 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 91 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,015 Show data context 2,901 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,468 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 668 Show data context 325 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 218 Show data context 22 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 177 Show data context 221 Show data context
J: Information and communication 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 118 Show data context 127 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 100 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 39 Show data context 12 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 133 Show data context 7 Show data context
P: Education 77 Show data context 254 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 47 Show data context 82 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 160 Show data context 452 Show data context
T: Activities of households 198 Show data context 1,658 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 5,574 Show data context 169 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 94 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,435 Show data context 1,864 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,628 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 511 Show data context 205 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 327 Show data context 10 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 128 Show data context 48 Show data context
J: Information and communication 13 Show data context 11 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 32 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 102 Show data context 4 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 62 Show data context 5 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 207 Show data context 25 Show data context
P: Education 98 Show data context 256 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 37 Show data context 64 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 116 Show data context 428 Show data context
T: Activities of households 332 Show data context 2,474 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1911 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 5,236 Show data context 639 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 290 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,908 Show data context 1,258 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 43 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,421 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 901 Show data context 440 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,129 Show data context 13 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 213 Show data context 363 Show data context
J: Information and communication 27 Show data context 28 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 114 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 89 Show data context 5 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 103 Show data context 43 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,050 Show data context 72 Show data context
P: Education 100 Show data context 299 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 84 Show data context 215 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 297 Show data context 713 Show data context
T: Activities of households 704 Show data context 2,791 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 5,280 Show data context 278 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 217 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,534 Show data context 1,082 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 74 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 900 Show data context 7 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,300 Show data context 453 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 922 Show data context 58 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 282 Show data context 411 Show data context
J: Information and communication 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 106 Show data context 10 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 36 Show data context 3 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 134 Show data context 65 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 581 Show data context 21 Show data context
P: Education 96 Show data context 242 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 98 Show data context 172 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 197 Show data context 178 Show data context
T: Activities of households 580 Show data context 1,414 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 5,229 Show data context 607 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 260 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,973 Show data context 1,226 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 168 Show data context 22 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,235 Show data context 11 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,312 Show data context 706 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 755 Show data context 90 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 190 Show data context 304 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 174 Show data context 30 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 103 Show data context 41 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 401 Show data context 43 Show data context
P: Education 199 Show data context 323 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 98 Show data context 211 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 191 Show data context 122 Show data context
T: Activities of households 204 Show data context 666 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 2,454 Show data context 270 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 247 Show data context 6 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,470 Show data context 460 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 206 Show data context 9 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 65 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 1,883 Show data context 51 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,077 Show data context 707 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 764 Show data context 36 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 519 Show data context 352 Show data context
J: Information and communication 74 Show data context 25 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 169 Show data context 69 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 121 Show data context 25 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 186 Show data context 85 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 19 Show data context 11 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,209 Show data context 196 Show data context
P: Education 366 Show data context 361 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 288 Show data context 289 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 261 Show data context 134 Show data context
T: Activities of households 121 Show data context 241 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.

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

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Date accessed: 23rd November 2019