Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,105 Show data context 98 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,964 Show data context 935 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,747 Show data context 6 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,201 Show data context 237 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 827 Show data context 11 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 201 Show data context 44 Show data context
J: Information and communication 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 40 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 32 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 266 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1,307 Show data context 90 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 391 Show data context 15 Show data context
P: Education 156 Show data context 340 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 164 Show data context 168 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 249 Show data context 1,005 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,326 Show data context 5,200 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 4 Show data context 1 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,240 Show data context 155 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 47 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,940 Show data context 2,419 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 64 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 41 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 3,136 Show data context 7 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,928 Show data context 386 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,262 Show data context 17 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 523 Show data context 477 Show data context
J: Information and communication 79 Show data context 5 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 200 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 427 Show data context 455 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 916 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 926 Show data context 63 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,013 Show data context 43 Show data context
P: Education 154 Show data context 737 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 327 Show data context 264 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 561 Show data context 2,142 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,606 Show data context 10,333 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 40 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,075 Show data context 91 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 81 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,307 Show data context 2,263 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 248 Show data context 1 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 48 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 5,905 Show data context 27 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,557 Show data context 432 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,996 Show data context 20 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 547 Show data context 235 Show data context
J: Information and communication 188 Show data context 18 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 302 Show data context 8 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 122 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 770 Show data context 15 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1,741 Show data context 71 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 979 Show data context 65 Show data context
P: Education 263 Show data context 687 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 227 Show data context 481 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 738 Show data context 3,652 Show data context
T: Activities of households 466 Show data context 6,093 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1911 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 613 Show data context 13 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 79 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 17,862 Show data context 9,986 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 880 Show data context 6 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 333 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 12,037 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 11,155 Show data context 2,815 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 14,171 Show data context 183 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 2,502 Show data context 1,980 Show data context
J: Information and communication 579 Show data context 248 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,426 Show data context 90 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 1,366 Show data context 189 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 5,360 Show data context 2,143 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 4,393 Show data context 891 Show data context
P: Education 622 Show data context 1,289 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 534 Show data context 1,204 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 4,356 Show data context 8,338 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,141 Show data context 9,095 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 250 Show data context 11 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 58 Show data context 8 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 21,021 Show data context 11,905 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2,358 Show data context 62 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 273 Show data context 17 Show data context
F: Construction 9,788 Show data context 150 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 17,133 Show data context 9,097 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 11,579 Show data context 1,308 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 5,499 Show data context 5,538 Show data context
J: Information and communication 430 Show data context 169 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,800 Show data context 713 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 694 Show data context 141 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 1,422 Show data context 503 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 14 Show data context 47 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 5,113 Show data context 961 Show data context
P: Education 752 Show data context 1,381 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 848 Show data context 1,722 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 4,344 Show data context 5,882 Show data context
T: Activities of households 717 Show data context 6,736 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 25 Show data context 14 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 25 Show data context 7 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 11 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 23,407 Show data context 10,623 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 3,412 Show data context 276 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 212 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 9,252 Show data context 665 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 9,912 Show data context 4,812 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 7,777 Show data context 851 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 3,141 Show data context 4,512 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 2,748 Show data context 2,840 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 535 Show data context 428 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 4,054 Show data context 1,248 Show data context
P: Education 819 Show data context 1,384 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 1,126 Show data context 2,956 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 3,348 Show data context 3,043 Show data context
T: Activities of households 69 Show data context 1,196 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 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 11,680 Show data context 5,900 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2,940 Show data context 750 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 100 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 6,890 Show data context 700 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 8,740 Show data context 5,250 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 5,160 Show data context 810 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 2,380 Show data context 1,970 Show data context
J: Information and communication 5,850 Show data context 3,190 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,450 Show data context 2,240 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 260 Show data context 130 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 1,350 Show data context 460 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 480 Show data context 750 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 5,600 Show data context 3,120 Show data context
P: Education 1,070 Show data context 3,020 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 1,520 Show data context 4,480 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,610 Show data context 1,890 Show data context
T: Activities of households 70 Show data context 490 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 20 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, Hammersmith and Fulham District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 11th August 2020