Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,227 Show data context 69 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 448 Show data context 30 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,093 Show data context 1,850 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 4 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 411 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 179 Show data context 45 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 177 Show data context 13 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 65 Show data context 22 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 110 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 57 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 23 Show data context 24 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 15 Show data context 7 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 26 Show data context 34 Show data context
T: Activities of households 193 Show data context 753 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 2,091 Show data context 624 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2,144 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,431 Show data context 1,383 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 10 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 1,005 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 466 Show data context 259 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 624 Show data context 57 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 151 Show data context 203 Show data context
J: Information and communication 12 Show data context 4 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 32 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 43 Show data context 66 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 65 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 130 Show data context 6 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 85 Show data context 3 Show data context
P: Education 41 Show data context 100 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 42 Show data context 38 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 83 Show data context 360 Show data context
T: Activities of households 99 Show data context 1,155 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 and fishing 1,424 Show data context 131 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5,596 Show data context 284 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 9,122 Show data context 2,089 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 46 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 14 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,849 Show data context 8 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 822 Show data context 324 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,084 Show data context 15 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 253 Show data context 175 Show data context
J: Information and communication 20 Show data context 4 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 101 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 44 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 141 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 526 Show data context 9 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 182 Show data context 8 Show data context
P: Education 90 Show data context 319 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 60 Show data context 83 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 142 Show data context 345 Show data context
T: Activities of households 156 Show data context 3,157 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 1,441 Show data context 196 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 11,552 Show data context 225 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 20,390 Show data context 7,394 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 329 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 80 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,897 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,694 Show data context 1,204 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,423 Show data context 62 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 462 Show data context 476 Show data context
J: Information and communication 71 Show data context 73 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 532 Show data context 13 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 218 Show data context 15 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1,267 Show data context 176 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 574 Show data context 73 Show data context
P: Education 227 Show data context 697 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 193 Show data context 371 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 536 Show data context 763 Show data context
T: Activities of households 251 Show data context 2,631 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 1,352 Show data context 121 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 13,616 Show data context 366 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 17,585 Show data context 4,979 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 492 Show data context 17 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 88 Show data context 8 Show data context
F: Construction 1,829 Show data context 23 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,411 Show data context 2,392 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,108 Show data context 117 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 378 Show data context 611 Show data context
J: Information and communication 13 Show data context 4 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 539 Show data context 96 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 77 Show data context 12 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 158 Show data context 64 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,613 Show data context 189 Show data context
P: Education 373 Show data context 996 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 389 Show data context 761 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 661 Show data context 536 Show data context
T: Activities of households 177 Show data context 2,044 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 and fishing 1,114 Show data context 125 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 9,414 Show data context 292 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 26,180 Show data context 10,147 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,061 Show data context 85 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 77 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 3,288 Show data context 73 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,535 Show data context 3,451 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,979 Show data context 374 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 420 Show data context 1,609 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 454 Show data context 156 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 140 Show data context 98 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,224 Show data context 435 Show data context
P: Education 587 Show data context 1,049 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 785 Show data context 1,542 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 886 Show data context 602 Show data context
T: Activities of households 52 Show data context 468 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 749 Show data context 107 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 3,227 Show data context 76 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 31,529 Show data context 10,477 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,121 Show data context 403 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 136 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 4,987 Show data context 132 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 5,362 Show data context 4,801 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,165 Show data context 457 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 553 Show data context 1,133 Show data context
J: Information and communication 361 Show data context 214 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 440 Show data context 576 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 35 Show data context 52 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 339 Show data context 193 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 87 Show data context 215 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,601 Show data context 1,071 Show data context
P: Education 1,240 Show data context 2,228 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 1,163 Show data context 2,328 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 688 Show data context 797 Show data context
T: Activities of households 27 Show data context 224 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 14 Show data context 2 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, St Helens District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 23rd September 2021