Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 257 Show data context 7 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 96 Show data context 78 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 40 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 24 Show data context 5 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 9 Show data context 2 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
P: Education 3 Show data context 5 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 2 Show data context 2 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 4 Show data context 5 Show data context
T: Activities of households 40 Show data context 89 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 277 Show data context 23 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 153 Show data context 116 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 76 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 50 Show data context 11 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 38 Show data context 1 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 18 Show data context 19 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 10 Show data context 9 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
P: Education 4 Show data context 13 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 4 Show data context 7 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 6 Show data context 35 Show data context
T: Activities of households 50 Show data context 114 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 215 Show data context 6 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 347 Show data context 197 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 250 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 145 Show data context 38 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 210 Show data context 2 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 41 Show data context 11 Show data context
J: Information and communication 9 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 28 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 51 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 30 Show data context 3 Show data context
P: Education 22 Show data context 57 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 14 Show data context 24 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 23 Show data context 123 Show data context
T: Activities of households 93 Show data context 499 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 2,033 Show data context 28 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 34 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,766 Show data context 1,679 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 101 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,659 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,499 Show data context 407 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,582 Show data context 25 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 226 Show data context 220 Show data context
J: Information and communication 58 Show data context 39 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 232 Show data context 4 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 172 Show data context 11 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 411 Show data context 195 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 438 Show data context 78 Show data context
P: Education 121 Show data context 326 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 74 Show data context 204 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 424 Show data context 767 Show data context
T: Activities of households -113 Show data context 2,398 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 261 Show data context 9 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 48 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,235 Show data context 2,590 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 399 Show data context 12 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 171 Show data context 13 Show data context
F: Construction 2,499 Show data context 29 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,936 Show data context 1,216 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,074 Show data context 332 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 273 Show data context 287 Show data context
J: Information and communication 51 Show data context 8 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 472 Show data context 117 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 93 Show data context 28 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 265 Show data context 75 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 881 Show data context 144 Show data context
P: Education 231 Show data context 343 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 192 Show data context 374 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 621 Show data context 637 Show data context
T: Activities of households 303 Show data context 1,337 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 85 Show data context 15 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 12,226 Show data context 4,028 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 783 Show data context 124 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 149 Show data context 11 Show data context
F: Construction 2,306 Show data context 74 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,136 Show data context 2,220 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,433 Show data context 452 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 322 Show data context 994 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 494 Show data context 298 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 240 Show data context 153 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,370 Show data context 703 Show data context
P: Education 287 Show data context 451 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 307 Show data context 873 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 827 Show data context 972 Show data context
T: Activities of households 107 Show data context 483 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 53 Show data context 20 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 12,814 Show data context 3,502 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 305 Show data context 10 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 76 Show data context 38 Show data context
F: Construction 2,454 Show data context 143 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 4,005 Show data context 3,938 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,604 Show data context 860 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 172 Show data context 427 Show data context
J: Information and communication 930 Show data context 313 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 616 Show data context 926 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 105 Show data context 123 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 544 Show data context 427 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 227 Show data context 426 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,547 Show data context 1,269 Show data context
P: Education 592 Show data context 1,549 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 372 Show data context 1,402 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 598 Show data context 927 Show data context
T: Activities of households 10 Show data context 191 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 19 Show data context 9 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, Watford District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 17th October 2021