Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 441 Show data context 17 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,789 Show data context 522 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 4 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 426 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 388 Show data context 72 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 406 Show data context 2 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 57 Show data context 17 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 28 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 215 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,055 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 29 Show data context 46 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 30 Show data context 39 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 52 Show data context 112 Show data context
T: Activities of households 169 Show data context 767 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 856 Show data context 89 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 10 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,520 Show data context 837 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,175 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 602 Show data context 173 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,587 Show data context 8 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 193 Show data context 134 Show data context
J: Information and communication 19 Show data context 4 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 45 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 76 Show data context 75 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 123 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 231 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 688 Show data context 12 Show data context
P: Education 49 Show data context 149 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 36 Show data context 82 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 75 Show data context 416 Show data context
T: Activities of households 280 Show data context 1,357 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 854 Show data context 81 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 76 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 12,317 Show data context 4,243 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 525 Show data context 5 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 40 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 5,350 Show data context 19 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,638 Show data context 568 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 7,689 Show data context 47 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 836 Show data context 290 Show data context
J: Information and communication 114 Show data context 18 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 250 Show data context 4 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 64 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 412 Show data context 10 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 2,387 Show data context 44 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,806 Show data context 32 Show data context
P: Education 239 Show data context 578 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 125 Show data context 306 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 294 Show data context 1,261 Show data context
T: Activities of households 266 Show data context 4,182 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1911 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 633 Show data context 25 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 236 Show data context 13 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 43,103 Show data context 21,858 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2,893 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 413 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 12,097 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 14,344 Show data context 4,245 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 30,735 Show data context 460 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 2,626 Show data context 2,594 Show data context
J: Information and communication 749 Show data context 261 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,736 Show data context 114 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 903 Show data context 110 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 9,924 Show data context 2,587 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 5,313 Show data context 556 Show data context
P: Education 981 Show data context 1,930 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 413 Show data context 1,146 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 2,748 Show data context 4,581 Show data context
T: Activities of households 307 Show data context 7,311 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 49 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 39 Show data context 8 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 45,957 Show data context 29,975 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 5,158 Show data context 87 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 285 Show data context 76 Show data context
F: Construction 10,995 Show data context 98 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 24,900 Show data context 10,597 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 26,544 Show data context 1,556 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 2,797 Show data context 4,232 Show data context
J: Information and communication 827 Show data context 246 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 2,575 Show data context 1,027 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 504 Show data context 99 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 1,432 Show data context 735 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 8 Show data context 16 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 6,969 Show data context 781 Show data context
P: Education 950 Show data context 1,775 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 830 Show data context 1,679 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 3,483 Show data context 2,747 Show data context
T: Activities of households 155 Show data context 4,251 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 6 Show data context 3 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 77 Show data context 7 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 3 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 38,533 Show data context 17,470 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 3,532 Show data context 150 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 94 Show data context 7 Show data context
F: Construction 9,462 Show data context 284 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 13,070 Show data context 7,012 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 26,115 Show data context 1,151 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 1,020 Show data context 3,582 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,004 Show data context 340 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 488 Show data context 214 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 5,579 Show data context 1,107 Show data context
P: Education 1,089 Show data context 1,653 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 707 Show data context 1,888 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 2,336 Show data context 1,779 Show data context
T: Activities of households 40 Show data context 713 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 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 60 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 21,720 Show data context 8,730 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2,030 Show data context 250 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 110 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 6,400 Show data context 360 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 9,640 Show data context 6,460 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 20,570 Show data context 1,980 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 780 Show data context 1,100 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1,110 Show data context 560 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,160 Show data context 1,110 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 150 Show data context 70 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 590 Show data context 400 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 250 Show data context 400 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 5,510 Show data context 2,270 Show data context
P: Education 1,680 Show data context 3,180 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 810 Show data context 2,220 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,380 Show data context 1,620 Show data context
T: Activities of households 0 Show data context 130 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 10 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, Newham District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 29th February 2020