Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 9,515 Show data context 255 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,768 Show data context 540 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,027 Show data context 6 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 593 Show data context 89 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 395 Show data context 5 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 149 Show data context 36 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 7 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 66 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 362 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 127 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 63 Show data context 124 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 58 Show data context 67 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 122 Show data context 81 Show data context
T: Activities of households 580 Show data context 2,768 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 11,011 Show data context 1,937 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 16 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,658 Show data context 1,234 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 2 Show data context
F: Construction 1,140 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 781 Show data context 198 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 326 Show data context 12 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 211 Show data context 214 Show data context
J: Information and communication 8 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 82 Show data context 80 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 76 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 104 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 116 Show data context 8 Show data context
P: Education 56 Show data context 269 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 36 Show data context 122 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 194 Show data context 316 Show data context
T: Activities of households 211 Show data context 1,620 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 8,662 Show data context 246 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,272 Show data context 847 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,043 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 636 Show data context 159 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 364 Show data context 5 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 168 Show data context 52 Show data context
J: Information and communication 4 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 78 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 114 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 177 Show data context 18 Show data context
P: Education 67 Show data context 321 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 28 Show data context 83 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 115 Show data context 364 Show data context
T: Activities of households 326 Show data context 2,577 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 9,872 Show data context 249 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 14 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,276 Show data context 763 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 42 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,213 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 960 Show data context 327 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,100 Show data context 8 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 232 Show data context 212 Show data context
J: Information and communication 15 Show data context 12 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 63 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 51 Show data context 4 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 100 Show data context 25 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 845 Show data context 81 Show data context
P: Education 97 Show data context 324 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 63 Show data context 142 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 278 Show data context 458 Show data context
T: Activities of households 856 Show data context 2,365 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 8,115 Show data context 150 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 67 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,422 Show data context 317 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 108 Show data context 4 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 10 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 863 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,511 Show data context 497 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 782 Show data context 75 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 214 Show data context 261 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 91 Show data context 14 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 35 Show data context 6 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 75 Show data context 11 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 573 Show data context 25 Show data context
P: Education 100 Show data context 326 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 83 Show data context 167 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 177 Show data context 155 Show data context
T: Activities of households 631 Show data context 1,770 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 7,524 Show data context 493 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 59 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,833 Show data context 639 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 440 Show data context 102 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 15 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,339 Show data context 18 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,514 Show data context 695 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 810 Show data context 127 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 229 Show data context 273 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 98 Show data context 22 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 75 Show data context 30 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,470 Show data context 64 Show data context
P: Education 168 Show data context 294 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 71 Show data context 153 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 183 Show data context 120 Show data context
T: Activities of households 236 Show data context 804 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 2,787 Show data context 225 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 26 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,751 Show data context 665 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 323 Show data context 17 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 25 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 2,416 Show data context 33 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,879 Show data context 552 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,171 Show data context 75 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 316 Show data context 182 Show data context
J: Information and communication 499 Show data context 86 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 130 Show data context 54 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 51 Show data context 16 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 202 Show data context 50 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 44 Show data context 16 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,505 Show data context 231 Show data context
P: Education 376 Show data context 417 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 227 Show data context 223 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 326 Show data context 118 Show data context
T: Activities of households 153 Show data context 260 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1,198 Show data context 30 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, Mid Suffolk District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 03rd December 2021