Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry & fishing 4,886 Show data context 84 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,052 Show data context 748 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 597 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 407 Show data context 42 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 146 Show data context 6 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 123 Show data context 30 Show data context
J: Information & communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 162 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 184 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 44 Show data context 59 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 29 Show data context 27 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 71 Show data context 42 Show data context
T: Activities of households 422 Show data context 1,407 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 4,248 Show data context 524 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,075 Show data context 1,464 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 582 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 348 Show data context 115 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 134 Show data context 15 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 116 Show data context 107 Show data context
J: Information & communication 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 44 Show data context 48 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 39 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 31 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 51 Show data context 5 Show data context
P: Education 38 Show data context 130 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 19 Show data context 40 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 104 Show data context 186 Show data context
T: Activities of households 148 Show data context 805 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 3,001 Show data context 64 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 429 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,965 Show data context 1,416 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 794 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 366 Show data context 99 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 201 Show data context 3 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 103 Show data context 38 Show data context
J: Information & communication 6 Show data context 4 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 29 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 63 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 92 Show data context 12 Show data context
P: Education 72 Show data context 167 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 20 Show data context 49 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 69 Show data context 191 Show data context
T: Activities of households 198 Show data context 1,392 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 & fishing 3,012 Show data context 90 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 570 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,679 Show data context 3,183 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 67 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 976 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 1,008 Show data context 296 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 1,202 Show data context 26 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 166 Show data context 145 Show data context
J: Information & communication 31 Show data context 14 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 91 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 57 Show data context 3 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 210 Show data context 86 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 257 Show data context 58 Show data context
P: Education 105 Show data context 261 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 50 Show data context 105 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 230 Show data context 350 Show data context
T: Activities of households 607 Show data context 1,433 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 2,077 Show data context 58 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 377 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,237 Show data context 3,939 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 157 Show data context 3 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 18 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 744 Show data context 7 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 1,220 Show data context 399 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 595 Show data context 62 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 155 Show data context 99 Show data context
J: Information & communication 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 93 Show data context 10 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 30 Show data context 2 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 79 Show data context 25 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 426 Show data context 19 Show data context
P: Education 113 Show data context 234 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 90 Show data context 148 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 226 Show data context 91 Show data context
T: Activities of households 598 Show data context 1,030 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 2,224 Show data context 156 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 652 Show data context 8 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,914 Show data context 4,756 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 242 Show data context 21 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,315 Show data context 28 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 1,329 Show data context 727 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 712 Show data context 115 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 206 Show data context 303 Show data context
J: Information & communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 155 Show data context 26 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 54 Show data context 46 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 542 Show data context 56 Show data context
P: Education 300 Show data context 317 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 81 Show data context 150 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 310 Show data context 224 Show data context
T: Activities of households 154 Show data context 371 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 861 Show data context 87 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 46 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,494 Show data context 2,051 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 101 Show data context 14 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 42 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 1,641 Show data context 41 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 1,591 Show data context 660 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 878 Show data context 104 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 192 Show data context 194 Show data context
J: Information & communication 171 Show data context 64 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 125 Show data context 65 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 25 Show data context 12 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 170 Show data context 66 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 55 Show data context 33 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 748 Show data context 207 Show data context
P: Education 357 Show data context 435 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 159 Show data context 231 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 205 Show data context 123 Show data context
T: Activities of households 67 Show data context 142 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 114 Show data context 6 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, East Northamptonshire 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