Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry & fishing 825 Show data context 47 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 273 Show data context 15 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,845 Show data context 1,091 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 257 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 95 Show data context 23 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 104 Show data context 7 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 38 Show data context 13 Show data context
J: Information & communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 68 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 28 Show data context 0 Show data context
P: Education 14 Show data context 15 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 8 Show data context 4 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 15 Show data context 20 Show data context
T: Activities of households 128 Show data context 469 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 & fishing 1,366 Show data context 364 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 784 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,832 Show data context 1,049 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 24 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 16 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 1,229 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 653 Show data context 272 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 1,458 Show data context 25 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 145 Show data context 211 Show data context
J: Information & communication 21 Show data context 5 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 88 Show data context 3 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 73 Show data context 102 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 112 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 461 Show data context 8 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 260 Show data context 8 Show data context
P: Education 50 Show data context 146 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 40 Show data context 47 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 104 Show data context 445 Show data context
T: Activities of households 145 Show data context 1,698 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry & fishing 1,127 Show data context 84 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 836 Show data context 16 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,830 Show data context 452 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 655 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 392 Show data context 124 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 440 Show data context 6 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 91 Show data context 62 Show data context
J: Information & communication 17 Show data context 3 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 46 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 85 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 270 Show data context 6 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 95 Show data context 9 Show data context
P: Education 34 Show data context 123 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 17 Show data context 39 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 56 Show data context 385 Show data context
T: Activities of households 307 Show data context 1,459 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 & fishing 1,282 Show data context 190 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 996 Show data context 23 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,652 Show data context 2,765 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 50 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 26 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 671 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 688 Show data context 269 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 1,239 Show data context 21 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 126 Show data context 140 Show data context
J: Information & communication 24 Show data context 15 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 120 Show data context 4 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 52 Show data context 3 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 362 Show data context 59 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 183 Show data context 38 Show data context
P: Education 56 Show data context 151 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 50 Show data context 99 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 163 Show data context 261 Show data context
T: Activities of households 156 Show data context 791 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 832 Show data context 58 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 802 Show data context 26 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,681 Show data context 2,171 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 181 Show data context 15 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 43 Show data context 6 Show data context
F: Construction 837 Show data context 12 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 2,000 Show data context 1,143 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 2,195 Show data context 125 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 291 Show data context 441 Show data context
J: Information & communication 20 Show data context 5 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 259 Show data context 69 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 50 Show data context 14 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 135 Show data context 53 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 0 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 878 Show data context 80 Show data context
P: Education 144 Show data context 375 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 132 Show data context 318 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 401 Show data context 361 Show data context
T: Activities of households 140 Show data context 1,135 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry & fishing 708 Show data context 82 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 2,887 Show data context 63 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 11,955 Show data context 5,009 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 258 Show data context 33 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 42 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,282 Show data context 39 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 2,197 Show data context 1,793 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 2,994 Show data context 275 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 275 Show data context 947 Show data context
J: Information & communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 352 Show data context 163 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 176 Show data context 90 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 1,915 Show data context 302 Show data context
P: Education 354 Show data context 726 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 412 Show data context 867 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 535 Show data context 1,654 Show data context
T: Activities of households 55 Show data context 387 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 570 Show data context 78 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 366 Show data context 16 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 26,483 Show data context 11,390 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 301 Show data context 46 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 96 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 4,891 Show data context 304 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 4,575 Show data context 3,714 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 3,389 Show data context 373 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 485 Show data context 937 Show data context
J: Information & communication 374 Show data context 201 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 543 Show data context 474 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 40 Show data context 45 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 360 Show data context 214 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 103 Show data context 96 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 2,472 Show data context 1,343 Show data context
P: Education 1,511 Show data context 3,688 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 585 Show data context 1,282 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 686 Show data context 1,232 Show data context
T: Activities of households 35 Show data context 168 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 13 Show data context 4 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, Knowsley District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 24th June 2024