Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 7,779 Show data context 322 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,506 Show data context 725 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 8 Show data context 9 Show data context
F: Construction 1,274 Show data context 9 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 920 Show data context 139 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 438 Show data context 5 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 320 Show data context 83 Show data context
J: Information and communication 12 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 81 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 505 Show data context 10 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 107 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 92 Show data context 174 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 71 Show data context 76 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 175 Show data context 174 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,136 Show data context 3,398 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 8,506 Show data context 1,290 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,677 Show data context 1,662 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 17 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,143 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 870 Show data context 312 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 484 Show data context 23 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 296 Show data context 299 Show data context
J: Information and communication 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 88 Show data context 118 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 105 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 108 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 136 Show data context 10 Show data context
P: Education 68 Show data context 246 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 41 Show data context 88 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 185 Show data context 378 Show data context
T: Activities of households 219 Show data context 1,612 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 6,680 Show data context 269 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,202 Show data context 1,193 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 996 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 747 Show data context 187 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 370 Show data context 10 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 191 Show data context 71 Show data context
J: Information and communication 7 Show data context 10 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 28 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 26 Show data context 1 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 102 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 125 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 216 Show data context 17 Show data context
P: Education 85 Show data context 317 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 25 Show data context 98 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 138 Show data context 379 Show data context
T: Activities of households 443 Show data context 2,612 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 7,976 Show data context 272 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 42 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,708 Show data context 960 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 30 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,116 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,030 Show data context 348 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,299 Show data context 13 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 221 Show data context 246 Show data context
J: Information and communication 19 Show data context 12 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 80 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 88 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 138 Show data context 38 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 295 Show data context 79 Show data context
P: Education 96 Show data context 369 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 40 Show data context 132 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 242 Show data context 433 Show data context
T: Activities of households 720 Show data context 2,213 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 6,339 Show data context 187 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 32 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,568 Show data context 713 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 120 Show data context 13 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 895 Show data context 11 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,623 Show data context 496 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 967 Show data context 96 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 238 Show data context 230 Show data context
J: Information and communication 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 124 Show data context 18 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 76 Show data context 7 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 104 Show data context 35 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 490 Show data context 32 Show data context
P: Education 118 Show data context 387 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 69 Show data context 156 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 291 Show data context 159 Show data context
T: Activities of households 635 Show data context 1,675 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 6,080 Show data context 524 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 88 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,568 Show data context 1,059 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 382 Show data context 36 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,830 Show data context 30 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,887 Show data context 983 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 996 Show data context 156 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 391 Show data context 568 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 175 Show data context 38 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 140 Show data context 95 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,591 Show data context 332 Show data context
P: Education 234 Show data context 412 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 86 Show data context 241 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,238 Show data context 256 Show data context
T: Activities of households 224 Show data context 585 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 2,807 Show data context 185 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 175 Show data context 9 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,965 Show data context 1,346 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 427 Show data context 9 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 91 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,695 Show data context 85 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,310 Show data context 671 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,208 Show data context 65 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 295 Show data context 225 Show data context
J: Information and communication 288 Show data context 79 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 176 Show data context 82 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 49 Show data context 23 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 470 Show data context 187 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 49 Show data context 15 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 4,631 Show data context 488 Show data context
P: Education 569 Show data context 594 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 134 Show data context 179 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 225 Show data context 144 Show data context
T: Activities of households 56 Show data context 170 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1,764 Show data context 38 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, Huntingdonshire District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 23rd January 2022