Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 11,826 Show data context 971 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 705 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,967 Show data context 2,253 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 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,448 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 321 Show data context 113 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 745 Show data context 12 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 193 Show data context 103 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 99 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 652 Show data context 34 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 266 Show data context 0 Show data context
P: Education 236 Show data context 46 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 83 Show data context 29 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 164 Show data context 68 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,054 Show data context 5,267 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 12,169 Show data context 1,594 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,206 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,806 Show data context 3,438 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 11 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 2,158 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 913 Show data context 423 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,651 Show data context 24 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 196 Show data context 194 Show data context
J: Information and communication 8 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 45 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 186 Show data context 172 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 107 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 279 Show data context 11 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 350 Show data context 5 Show data context
P: Education 280 Show data context 146 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 63 Show data context 31 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 221 Show data context 310 Show data context
T: Activities of households 383 Show data context 5,365 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 9,805 Show data context 2,348 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,718 Show data context 12 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,904 Show data context 3,006 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 34 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 7 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 2,971 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,311 Show data context 583 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,011 Show data context 26 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 172 Show data context 197 Show data context
J: Information and communication 50 Show data context 13 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 110 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 25 Show data context 1 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 196 Show data context 7 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 376 Show data context 13 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 446 Show data context 39 Show data context
P: Education 225 Show data context 261 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 91 Show data context 94 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 252 Show data context 319 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,042 Show data context 4,230 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 8,888 Show data context 1,367 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,666 Show data context 16 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,608 Show data context 2,007 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 95 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 40 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,618 Show data context 12 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,838 Show data context 1,131 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,615 Show data context 302 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 321 Show data context 304 Show data context
J: Information and communication 40 Show data context 13 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 261 Show data context 5 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 57 Show data context 1 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 296 Show data context 17 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 559 Show data context 304 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,067 Show data context 25 Show data context
P: Education 242 Show data context 481 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 178 Show data context 388 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 535 Show data context 838 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,006 Show data context 4,299 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 6,867 Show data context 579 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,499 Show data context 21 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,011 Show data context 1,522 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 173 Show data context 13 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 38 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 2,542 Show data context 64 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,051 Show data context 2,074 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,417 Show data context 463 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 581 Show data context 1,091 Show data context
J: Information and communication 8 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 402 Show data context 64 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 1,024 Show data context 28 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 284 Show data context 156 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 2 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,900 Show data context 202 Show data context
P: Education 252 Show data context 772 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 291 Show data context 698 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 574 Show data context 421 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,127 Show data context 3,982 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 1 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 6,484 Show data context 729 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,258 Show data context 17 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,808 Show data context 1,200 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 384 Show data context 45 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 40 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 4,335 Show data context 111 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,622 Show data context 2,029 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,747 Show data context 586 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 932 Show data context 1,760 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 281 Show data context 88 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 191 Show data context 130 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,098 Show data context 367 Show data context
P: Education 305 Show data context 702 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 435 Show data context 785 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 629 Show data context 410 Show data context
T: Activities of households 368 Show data context 1,316 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 3,385 Show data context 346 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 169 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,439 Show data context 1,643 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 329 Show data context 25 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 3,642 Show data context 170 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,638 Show data context 2,412 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,960 Show data context 501 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 1,055 Show data context 1,757 Show data context
J: Information and communication 142 Show data context 83 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 233 Show data context 229 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 141 Show data context 9 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 367 Show data context 229 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 34 Show data context 10 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,831 Show data context 879 Show data context
P: Education 542 Show data context 1,586 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 313 Show data context 1,410 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 371 Show data context 367 Show data context
T: Activities of households 105 Show data context 553 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 663 Show data context 38 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, Argyll and Bute District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 29th November 2021