Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 7,684 Show data context 147 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,017 Show data context 285 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 941 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 528 Show data context 51 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 373 Show data context 5 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 126 Show data context 26 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 51 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 283 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 271 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 61 Show data context 96 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 57 Show data context 40 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 95 Show data context 79 Show data context
T: Activities of households 629 Show data context 2,594 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 7,336 Show data context 1,195 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,764 Show data context 604 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,053 Show data context 6 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 633 Show data context 152 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 660 Show data context 18 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 205 Show data context 171 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 102 Show data context 79 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 71 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 54 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 279 Show data context 5 Show data context
P: Education 59 Show data context 174 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 51 Show data context 76 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 121 Show data context 257 Show data context
T: Activities of households 206 Show data context 1,660 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 6,713 Show data context 104 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,570 Show data context 433 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,469 Show data context 12 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 760 Show data context 132 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 438 Show data context 6 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 152 Show data context 81 Show data context
J: Information and communication 15 Show data context 3 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 11 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 24 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 71 Show data context 4 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 83 Show data context 5 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 198 Show data context 8 Show data context
P: Education 72 Show data context 258 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 32 Show data context 56 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 103 Show data context 329 Show data context
T: Activities of households 587 Show data context 2,638 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 7,812 Show data context 299 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 95 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,884 Show data context 649 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 69 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,937 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,436 Show data context 297 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,288 Show data context 16 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 251 Show data context 308 Show data context
J: Information and communication 36 Show data context 23 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 107 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 135 Show data context 16 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 128 Show data context 56 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 440 Show data context 92 Show data context
P: Education 142 Show data context 469 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 164 Show data context 454 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 516 Show data context 908 Show data context
T: Activities of households 2,209 Show data context 4,357 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 5,761 Show data context 292 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 50 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,121 Show data context 355 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 129 Show data context 2 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 99 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 2,640 Show data context 22 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,267 Show data context 760 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,328 Show data context 136 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 519 Show data context 613 Show data context
J: Information and communication 8 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 213 Show data context 22 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 91 Show data context 12 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 200 Show data context 37 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,039 Show data context 66 Show data context
P: Education 266 Show data context 560 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 262 Show data context 372 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 557 Show data context 591 Show data context
T: Activities of households 2,995 Show data context 4,084 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 5,907 Show data context 726 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,814 Show data context 502 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 228 Show data context 13 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 103 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 2,834 Show data context 45 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,436 Show data context 1,180 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,206 Show data context 215 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 509 Show data context 777 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 279 Show data context 102 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 252 Show data context 177 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,688 Show data context 203 Show data context
P: Education 315 Show data context 595 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 384 Show data context 462 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 471 Show data context 540 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,558 Show data context 2,327 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 2,300 Show data context 357 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 44 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,677 Show data context 1,371 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 523 Show data context 29 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 99 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 3,561 Show data context 129 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,697 Show data context 1,900 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,572 Show data context 156 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 507 Show data context 437 Show data context
J: Information and communication 272 Show data context 92 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 431 Show data context 305 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 188 Show data context 103 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 500 Show data context 248 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 76 Show data context 90 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,762 Show data context 866 Show data context
P: Education 1,172 Show data context 1,474 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 682 Show data context 965 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 512 Show data context 492 Show data context
T: Activities of households 466 Show data context 868 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 6 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, Wealden District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 11th August 2020