Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry & fishing 18,951 Show data context 998 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 3,254 Show data context 199 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 8,026 Show data context 1,675 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 9 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 2,432 Show data context 8 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 1,084 Show data context 231 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 688 Show data context 31 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 472 Show data context 113 Show data context
J: Information & communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 49 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 112 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 422 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 453 Show data context 5 Show data context
P: Education 131 Show data context 75 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 135 Show data context 45 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 260 Show data context 112 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,492 Show data context 8,868 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry & fishing 20,221 Show data context 8,837 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 3,988 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 8,396 Show data context 3,573 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 38 Show data context 6 Show data context
F: Construction 3,636 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 1,508 Show data context 674 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 1,036 Show data context 121 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 608 Show data context 698 Show data context
J: Information & communication 14 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 21 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 282 Show data context 225 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 196 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 160 Show data context 6 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 323 Show data context 13 Show data context
P: Education 203 Show data context 224 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 99 Show data context 92 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 490 Show data context 756 Show data context
T: Activities of households 453 Show data context 4,440 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry & fishing 16,216 Show data context 891 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 2,405 Show data context 58 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,894 Show data context 2,526 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 26 Show data context 1 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 29 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,883 Show data context 14 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 1,578 Show data context 520 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 1,057 Show data context 36 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 417 Show data context 330 Show data context
J: Information & communication 27 Show data context 7 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 100 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 69 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 269 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 233 Show data context 11 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 756 Show data context 46 Show data context
P: Education 271 Show data context 364 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 107 Show data context 121 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 412 Show data context 815 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,031 Show data context 7,619 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 & fishing 16,432 Show data context 2,651 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 5,243 Show data context 4 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,238 Show data context 2,182 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 121 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 16 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 3,321 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 2,546 Show data context 1,117 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 2,357 Show data context 28 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 481 Show data context 1,047 Show data context
J: Information & communication 61 Show data context 56 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 296 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 229 Show data context 4 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 289 Show data context 54 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 849 Show data context 183 Show data context
P: Education 305 Show data context 677 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 148 Show data context 243 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 695 Show data context 1,196 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,451 Show data context 5,746 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 15,268 Show data context 1,107 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 3,779 Show data context 6 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,916 Show data context 691 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 136 Show data context 4 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 212 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 1,599 Show data context 6 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 3,122 Show data context 1,164 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 2,696 Show data context 220 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 558 Show data context 1,025 Show data context
J: Information & communication 6 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 392 Show data context 25 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 114 Show data context 9 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 246 Show data context 38 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 1,885 Show data context 80 Show data context
P: Education 393 Show data context 805 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 240 Show data context 499 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 641 Show data context 262 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,364 Show data context 4,375 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 13,348 Show data context 1,499 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 1,948 Show data context 19 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,261 Show data context 1,383 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 323 Show data context 37 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 261 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 2,855 Show data context 46 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 3,135 Show data context 1,543 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 2,666 Show data context 345 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 507 Show data context 1,304 Show data context
J: Information & communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 538 Show data context 82 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 221 Show data context 111 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 3,704 Show data context 435 Show data context
P: Education 524 Show data context 766 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 381 Show data context 652 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 619 Show data context 304 Show data context
T: Activities of households 299 Show data context 1,219 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 7,601 Show data context 547 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 392 Show data context 10 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,481 Show data context 1,576 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 276 Show data context 19 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 290 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 3,055 Show data context 55 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 3,085 Show data context 1,120 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 1,839 Show data context 104 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 401 Show data context 494 Show data context
J: Information & communication 155 Show data context 55 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 246 Show data context 86 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 68 Show data context 14 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 207 Show data context 95 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 82 Show data context 31 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 2,495 Show data context 614 Show data context
P: Education 779 Show data context 880 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 415 Show data context 538 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 258 Show data context 163 Show data context
T: Activities of households 142 Show data context 328 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 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, Powys District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 30th May 2024