Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 7,125 Show data context 134 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,541 Show data context 488 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,117 Show data context 6 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 766 Show data context 77 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 440 Show data context 6 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 149 Show data context 43 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 80 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 371 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 377 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 75 Show data context 122 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 74 Show data context 58 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 143 Show data context 147 Show data context
T: Activities of households 686 Show data context 3,041 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 6,695 Show data context 728 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,033 Show data context 866 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,093 Show data context 7 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 641 Show data context 177 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 441 Show data context 22 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 179 Show data context 205 Show data context
J: Information and communication 9 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 112 Show data context 126 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 79 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 55 Show data context 5 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 626 Show data context 13 Show data context
P: Education 62 Show data context 222 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 42 Show data context 67 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 158 Show data context 466 Show data context
T: Activities of households 353 Show data context 1,776 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 5,583 Show data context 75 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,716 Show data context 622 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,314 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 702 Show data context 129 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 586 Show data context 14 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 187 Show data context 85 Show data context
J: Information and communication 18 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 29 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 22 Show data context 1 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 103 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 81 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 737 Show data context 22 Show data context
P: Education 80 Show data context 251 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 32 Show data context 79 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 151 Show data context 508 Show data context
T: Activities of households 577 Show data context 2,791 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1911 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 6,348 Show data context 196 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 76 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,980 Show data context 727 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 65 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,820 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,295 Show data context 370 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,379 Show data context 19 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 254 Show data context 397 Show data context
J: Information and communication 44 Show data context 32 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 113 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 136 Show data context 17 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 154 Show data context 81 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 547 Show data context 94 Show data context
P: Education 127 Show data context 416 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 88 Show data context 333 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 512 Show data context 842 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,530 Show data context 3,722 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 4,500 Show data context 152 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 146 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,172 Show data context 332 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 187 Show data context 3 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 23 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,987 Show data context 13 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,250 Show data context 751 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,119 Show data context 98 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 554 Show data context 649 Show data context
J: Information and communication 9 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 174 Show data context 21 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 76 Show data context 14 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 210 Show data context 44 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1 Show data context 6 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,509 Show data context 73 Show data context
P: Education 206 Show data context 541 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 186 Show data context 427 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 527 Show data context 423 Show data context
T: Activities of households 2,193 Show data context 3,016 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 4,893 Show data context 474 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 116 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,537 Show data context 664 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 308 Show data context 26 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 51 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,545 Show data context 43 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,398 Show data context 1,396 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,183 Show data context 164 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 436 Show data context 810 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 410 Show data context 102 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 246 Show data context 141 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 4,379 Show data context 437 Show data context
P: Education 373 Show data context 708 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 574 Show data context 1,057 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 482 Show data context 486 Show data context
T: Activities of households 953 Show data context 1,686 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 2,021 Show data context 480 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 50 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,807 Show data context 1,121 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 250 Show data context 25 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 61 Show data context 4 Show data context
F: Construction 2,890 Show data context 93 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,058 Show data context 1,292 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,079 Show data context 100 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 499 Show data context 327 Show data context
J: Information and communication 322 Show data context 100 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 461 Show data context 283 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 168 Show data context 61 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 512 Show data context 189 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 53 Show data context 60 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,792 Show data context 504 Show data context
P: Education 602 Show data context 826 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 395 Show data context 603 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 470 Show data context 310 Show data context
T: Activities of households 346 Show data context 505 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 3 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, Chichester District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 31st May 2020