Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 7,717 Show data context 372 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 206 Show data context 8 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,507 Show data context 1,421 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 5 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,740 Show data context 6 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 836 Show data context 157 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 360 Show data context 4 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 186 Show data context 35 Show data context
J: Information and communication 22 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 14 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 21 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 83 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 362 Show data context 5 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 302 Show data context 4 Show data context
P: Education 74 Show data context 147 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 74 Show data context 49 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 137 Show data context 181 Show data context
T: Activities of households 919 Show data context 3,031 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 8,851 Show data context 2,053 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 393 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,284 Show data context 4,491 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,414 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,434 Show data context 452 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,162 Show data context 43 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 377 Show data context 367 Show data context
J: Information and communication 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 12 Show data context 3 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 150 Show data context 195 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 165 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 139 Show data context 14 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,175 Show data context 9 Show data context
P: Education 93 Show data context 355 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 82 Show data context 138 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 300 Show data context 972 Show data context
T: Activities of households 380 Show data context 2,669 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 7,166 Show data context 509 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 29 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,975 Show data context 3,106 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,777 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,124 Show data context 313 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 795 Show data context 8 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 228 Show data context 123 Show data context
J: Information and communication 26 Show data context 8 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 51 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 23 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 148 Show data context 3 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 141 Show data context 11 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 937 Show data context 35 Show data context
P: Education 124 Show data context 457 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 71 Show data context 127 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 198 Show data context 824 Show data context
T: Activities of households 621 Show data context 3,581 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 7,081 Show data context 430 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 430 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,849 Show data context 1,506 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 104 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,052 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,362 Show data context 527 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,693 Show data context 22 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 280 Show data context 386 Show data context
J: Information and communication 40 Show data context 40 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 127 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 103 Show data context 9 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 198 Show data context 81 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,202 Show data context 112 Show data context
P: Education 129 Show data context 501 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 98 Show data context 254 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 432 Show data context 929 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,228 Show data context 3,373 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 5,645 Show data context 264 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 77 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,975 Show data context 1,115 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 171 Show data context 3 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 30 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,693 Show data context 19 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,195 Show data context 908 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,329 Show data context 134 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 454 Show data context 615 Show data context
J: Information and communication 12 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 208 Show data context 15 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 91 Show data context 7 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 179 Show data context 33 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,509 Show data context 49 Show data context
P: Education 261 Show data context 710 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 171 Show data context 346 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 416 Show data context 318 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,582 Show data context 2,802 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 5,572 Show data context 629 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 58 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,101 Show data context 1,033 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 462 Show data context 32 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 44 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 2,384 Show data context 51 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,704 Show data context 1,568 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,588 Show data context 226 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 588 Show data context 1,002 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 365 Show data context 105 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 249 Show data context 119 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,745 Show data context 383 Show data context
P: Education 400 Show data context 697 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 486 Show data context 749 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 607 Show data context 416 Show data context
T: Activities of households 684 Show data context 1,199 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 2,150 Show data context 237 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 152 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,057 Show data context 562 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 168 Show data context 10 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 46 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 2,295 Show data context 57 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,621 Show data context 1,021 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,006 Show data context 67 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 479 Show data context 429 Show data context
J: Information and communication 131 Show data context 36 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 252 Show data context 88 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 165 Show data context 45 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 1,122 Show data context 200 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 19 Show data context 26 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,150 Show data context 487 Show data context
P: Education 593 Show data context 742 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 323 Show data context 440 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 274 Show data context 237 Show data context
T: Activities of households 169 Show data context 372 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 9 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, West Dorset District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 25th February 2020