Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry & fishing 3,536 Show data context 124 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 1,829 Show data context 20 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,786 Show data context 828 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 5 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 748 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 562 Show data context 75 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 306 Show data context 12 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 177 Show data context 44 Show data context
J: Information & communication 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 8 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 16 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 45 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 353 Show data context 5 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 67 Show data context 3 Show data context
P: Education 57 Show data context 82 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 45 Show data context 15 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 69 Show data context 76 Show data context
T: Activities of households 462 Show data context 2,213 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 & fishing 3,969 Show data context 653 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 4,815 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 13,268 Show data context 2,699 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 31 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 34 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 1,867 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 1,669 Show data context 539 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 1,568 Show data context 243 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 544 Show data context 532 Show data context
J: Information & communication 25 Show data context 9 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 51 Show data context 13 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 138 Show data context 140 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 166 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 267 Show data context 10 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 196 Show data context 16 Show data context
P: Education 89 Show data context 293 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 71 Show data context 42 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 189 Show data context 594 Show data context
T: Activities of households 339 Show data context 2,384 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 & fishing 3,005 Show data context 101 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 1,392 Show data context 18 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,403 Show data context 857 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 733 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 444 Show data context 102 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 540 Show data context 16 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 140 Show data context 64 Show data context
J: Information & communication 9 Show data context 4 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 23 Show data context 6 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 66 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 216 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 132 Show data context 13 Show data context
P: Education 77 Show data context 183 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 20 Show data context 35 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 61 Show data context 275 Show data context
T: Activities of households 381 Show data context 2,007 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 & fishing 3,170 Show data context 342 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 2,546 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,530 Show data context 1,186 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 44 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 807 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 642 Show data context 266 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 976 Show data context 14 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 141 Show data context 135 Show data context
J: Information & communication 12 Show data context 9 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 79 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 53 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 230 Show data context 51 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 443 Show data context 48 Show data context
P: Education 87 Show data context 224 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 56 Show data context 126 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 140 Show data context 252 Show data context
T: Activities of households 525 Show data context 1,616 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 & fishing 2,509 Show data context 132 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 3,498 Show data context 9 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,418 Show data context 1,533 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 131 Show data context 6 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 61 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 999 Show data context 9 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 1,201 Show data context 552 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 825 Show data context 94 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 285 Show data context 223 Show data context
J: Information & communication 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 123 Show data context 27 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 26 Show data context 4 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 83 Show data context 22 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 494 Show data context 53 Show data context
P: Education 122 Show data context 263 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 93 Show data context 174 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 255 Show data context 159 Show data context
T: Activities of households 470 Show data context 1,420 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 & fishing 2,703 Show data context 431 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 6,145 Show data context 128 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,046 Show data context 1,693 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 66 Show data context 5 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 93 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,148 Show data context 25 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 902 Show data context 563 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 505 Show data context 122 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 222 Show data context 554 Show data context
J: Information & communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 84 Show data context 11 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 45 Show data context 15 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 938 Show data context 117 Show data context
P: Education 176 Show data context 274 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 128 Show data context 266 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 164 Show data context 85 Show data context
T: Activities of households 275 Show data context 617 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 & fishing 1,508 Show data context 185 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 1,361 Show data context 26 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 10,020 Show data context 2,557 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 369 Show data context 25 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 57 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 2,125 Show data context 81 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 2,106 Show data context 1,117 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 1,048 Show data context 111 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 278 Show data context 357 Show data context
J: Information & communication 84 Show data context 39 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 216 Show data context 145 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 42 Show data context 11 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 168 Show data context 94 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 85 Show data context 55 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 1,322 Show data context 383 Show data context
P: Education 663 Show data context 899 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 303 Show data context 396 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 285 Show data context 270 Show data context
T: Activities of households 66 Show data context 165 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 9 Show data context 1 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, South Staffordshire District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 24th June 2024