Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,520 Show data context 38 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 409 Show data context 62 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 0 Show data context
F: Construction 146 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 100 Show data context 11 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 47 Show data context 0 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 30 Show data context 7 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 41 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
P: Education 11 Show data context 19 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 8 Show data context 11 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 17 Show data context 5 Show data context
T: Activities of households 132 Show data context 532 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 1,366 Show data context 229 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 478 Show data context 156 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 217 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 168 Show data context 37 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 259 Show data context 1 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 32 Show data context 38 Show data context
J: Information and communication 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 23 Show data context 16 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 31 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 11 Show data context 37 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 7 Show data context 12 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 31 Show data context 30 Show data context
T: Activities of households 25 Show data context 308 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 3,629 Show data context 24 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,039 Show data context 832 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 26 Show data context 1 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,168 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,325 Show data context 170 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,308 Show data context 12 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 151 Show data context 114 Show data context
J: Information and communication 21 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 52 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 27 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 79 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 342 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 223 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 55 Show data context 181 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 31 Show data context 75 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 122 Show data context 287 Show data context
T: Activities of households 394 Show data context 1,820 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 5,062 Show data context 130 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 223 Show data context 6 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 8,686 Show data context 2,834 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 215 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 83 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,630 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,713 Show data context 1,160 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 8,913 Show data context 52 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 455 Show data context 587 Show data context
J: Information and communication 93 Show data context 87 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 275 Show data context 12 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 228 Show data context 42 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 900 Show data context 148 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,546 Show data context 46 Show data context
P: Education 120 Show data context 132 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 191 Show data context 573 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 494 Show data context 945 Show data context
T: Activities of households 298 Show data context 3,355 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 9,307 Show data context 360 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,662 Show data context 2,582 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 483 Show data context 16 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 97 Show data context 9 Show data context
F: Construction 2,407 Show data context 17 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 8,078 Show data context 2,670 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 7,124 Show data context 253 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 649 Show data context 867 Show data context
J: Information and communication 50 Show data context 12 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 474 Show data context 93 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 115 Show data context 20 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 286 Show data context 79 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,282 Show data context 89 Show data context
P: Education 260 Show data context 505 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 202 Show data context 372 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 916 Show data context 568 Show data context
T: Activities of households 389 Show data context 3,793 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 5,752 Show data context 278 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 17 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 10,037 Show data context 3,790 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 694 Show data context 65 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 70 Show data context 4 Show data context
F: Construction 3,830 Show data context 68 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 7,349 Show data context 3,886 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 8,247 Show data context 545 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 498 Show data context 1,406 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 521 Show data context 197 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 461 Show data context 193 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,134 Show data context 367 Show data context
P: Education 446 Show data context 613 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 394 Show data context 767 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,006 Show data context 809 Show data context
T: Activities of households 155 Show data context 1,048 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 5,260 Show data context 581 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 86 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 14,930 Show data context 5,212 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 531 Show data context 80 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 169 Show data context 41 Show data context
F: Construction 4,169 Show data context 110 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 7,028 Show data context 4,955 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 5,494 Show data context 767 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 605 Show data context 1,097 Show data context
J: Information and communication 364 Show data context 193 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 623 Show data context 592 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 29 Show data context 68 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 514 Show data context 353 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 231 Show data context 206 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,165 Show data context 1,116 Show data context
P: Education 1,129 Show data context 2,038 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 493 Show data context 1,535 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 608 Show data context 721 Show data context
T: Activities of households 52 Show data context 465 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 2 Show data context 0 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, North East Lincolnshire UA through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 04th August 2020