Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 518 Show data context 31 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 172 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,907 Show data context 2,799 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 5 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 980 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 719 Show data context 94 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 249 Show data context 1 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 146 Show data context 43 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 84 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 389 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 89 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 53 Show data context 68 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 52 Show data context 24 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 87 Show data context 71 Show data context
T: Activities of households 303 Show data context 1,297 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 1,107 Show data context 224 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 243 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,693 Show data context 4,226 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 35 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 28 Show data context 4 Show data context
F: Construction 1,652 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,140 Show data context 380 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,181 Show data context 19 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 311 Show data context 354 Show data context
J: Information and communication 70 Show data context 26 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 25 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 97 Show data context 133 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 158 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 188 Show data context 36 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 170 Show data context 6 Show data context
P: Education 54 Show data context 193 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 59 Show data context 73 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 167 Show data context 405 Show data context
T: Activities of households 127 Show data context 1,460 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 913 Show data context 32 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 124 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 10,928 Show data context 5,132 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 104 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 34 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 3,000 Show data context 11 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,545 Show data context 387 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,697 Show data context 33 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 336 Show data context 225 Show data context
J: Information and communication 93 Show data context 11 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 87 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 55 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 277 Show data context 4 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 758 Show data context 29 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 614 Show data context 11 Show data context
P: Education 148 Show data context 401 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 92 Show data context 164 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 257 Show data context 601 Show data context
T: Activities of households 280 Show data context 3,052 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 760 Show data context 68 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,191 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 19,636 Show data context 8,161 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 317 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 92 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 3,413 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,699 Show data context 1,347 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 7,258 Show data context 65 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 646 Show data context 739 Show data context
J: Information and communication 146 Show data context 94 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 440 Show data context 10 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 226 Show data context 9 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1,034 Show data context 450 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,062 Show data context 127 Show data context
P: Education 228 Show data context 615 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 166 Show data context 499 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 797 Show data context 1,199 Show data context
T: Activities of households 291 Show data context 2,933 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 845 Show data context 54 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 458 Show data context 4 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 21,792 Show data context 9,057 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 802 Show data context 26 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 109 Show data context 17 Show data context
F: Construction 2,387 Show data context 36 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 5,634 Show data context 2,617 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 6,372 Show data context 671 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 701 Show data context 1,023 Show data context
J: Information and communication 16 Show data context 8 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 518 Show data context 103 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 86 Show data context 17 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 367 Show data context 141 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1 Show data context 28 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,651 Show data context 203 Show data context
P: Education 395 Show data context 774 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 361 Show data context 822 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 919 Show data context 822 Show data context
T: Activities of households 209 Show data context 2,330 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 1,193 Show data context 151 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,446 Show data context 8 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 45,789 Show data context 12,841 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,505 Show data context 153 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 129 Show data context 4 Show data context
F: Construction 5,359 Show data context 195 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 6,619 Show data context 4,682 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 7,263 Show data context 1,889 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 768 Show data context 2,303 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 671 Show data context 321 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 513 Show data context 331 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 4,334 Show data context 1,277 Show data context
P: Education 798 Show data context 1,284 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 836 Show data context 2,083 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,308 Show data context 1,409 Show data context
T: Activities of households 115 Show data context 816 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 226 Show data context 39 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 40,560 Show data context 9,669 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 944 Show data context 282 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 204 Show data context 49 Show data context
F: Construction 6,985 Show data context 564 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 6,975 Show data context 6,691 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 6,624 Show data context 1,702 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 720 Show data context 1,605 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1,371 Show data context 651 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 768 Show data context 895 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 97 Show data context 126 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 1,595 Show data context 739 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 78 Show data context 253 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,364 Show data context 2,130 Show data context
P: Education 1,683 Show data context 3,910 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 1,226 Show data context 3,539 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 924 Show data context 1,216 Show data context
T: Activities of households 58 Show data context 302 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: 20th January 2021