Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry & fishing 5,187 Show data context 182 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 1,263 Show data context 9 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,902 Show data context 1,535 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 8 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 762 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 568 Show data context 83 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 285 Show data context 12 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 193 Show data context 48 Show data context
J: Information & communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 50 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 349 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 76 Show data context 3 Show data context
P: Education 66 Show data context 100 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 46 Show data context 15 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 77 Show data context 81 Show data context
T: Activities of households 564 Show data context 2,618 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 4,667 Show data context 2,247 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 2,314 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,559 Show data context 3,684 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 16 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 997 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 792 Show data context 286 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 531 Show data context 60 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 261 Show data context 266 Show data context
J: Information & communication 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 14 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 95 Show data context 91 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 81 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 81 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 90 Show data context 4 Show data context
P: Education 52 Show data context 161 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 34 Show data context 24 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 138 Show data context 374 Show data context
T: Activities of households 104 Show data context 1,204 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 & fishing 3,786 Show data context 268 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 2,819 Show data context 20 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,399 Show data context 5,667 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 29 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 14 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 1,504 Show data context 9 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 1,018 Show data context 274 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 849 Show data context 58 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 235 Show data context 126 Show data context
J: Information & communication 15 Show data context 6 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 67 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 30 Show data context 2 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 140 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 320 Show data context 8 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 166 Show data context 13 Show data context
P: Education 129 Show data context 286 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 38 Show data context 54 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 167 Show data context 341 Show data context
T: Activities of households 277 Show data context 2,536 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 3,735 Show data context 400 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 4,001 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,217 Show data context 2,231 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 76 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,204 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 991 Show data context 475 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 1,465 Show data context 24 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 223 Show data context 220 Show data context
J: Information & communication 19 Show data context 16 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 128 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 79 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 388 Show data context 80 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 568 Show data context 70 Show data context
P: Education 126 Show data context 340 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 75 Show data context 172 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 204 Show data context 377 Show data context
T: Activities of households 659 Show data context 2,240 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 3,421 Show data context 348 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 3,940 Show data context 14 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,610 Show data context 6,669 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 91 Show data context 1 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 38 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,115 Show data context 8 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 1,660 Show data context 674 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 1,163 Show data context 82 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 212 Show data context 217 Show data context
J: Information & communication 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 209 Show data context 25 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 44 Show data context 4 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 150 Show data context 37 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 760 Show data context 70 Show data context
P: Education 193 Show data context 431 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 150 Show data context 275 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 274 Show data context 165 Show data context
T: Activities of households 340 Show data context 1,353 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 3,483 Show data context 467 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 2,756 Show data context 11 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 8,788 Show data context 6,256 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 246 Show data context 22 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 42 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,471 Show data context 33 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 1,663 Show data context 980 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 1,050 Show data context 125 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 281 Show data context 552 Show data context
J: Information & communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 181 Show data context 105 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 102 Show data context 49 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 1,252 Show data context 159 Show data context
P: Education 258 Show data context 432 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 312 Show data context 420 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 259 Show data context 153 Show data context
T: Activities of households 94 Show data context 426 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 1,539 Show data context 191 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 1,539 Show data context 31 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 9,105 Show data context 2,603 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 378 Show data context 29 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 56 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 2,063 Show data context 58 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 1,996 Show data context 985 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 1,053 Show data context 106 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 267 Show data context 324 Show data context
J: Information & communication 95 Show data context 50 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 194 Show data context 109 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 38 Show data context 8 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 146 Show data context 70 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 84 Show data context 39 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 1,289 Show data context 346 Show data context
P: Education 631 Show data context 864 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 297 Show data context 360 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 279 Show data context 241 Show data context
T: Activities of households 66 Show data context 163 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, Staffordshire Moorlands District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 24th May 2024