Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry & fishing 1,186 Show data context 46 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 234 Show data context 12 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 10,036 Show data context 7,063 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 25 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,280 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 912 Show data context 170 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 414 Show data context 7 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 181 Show data context 51 Show data context
J: Information & communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 27 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 44 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 111 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 367 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 120 Show data context 3 Show data context
P: Education 58 Show data context 57 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 53 Show data context 22 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 98 Show data context 100 Show data context
T: Activities of households 271 Show data context 1,979 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 1,874 Show data context 831 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 76 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,068 Show data context 6,788 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 28 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 23 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 926 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 798 Show data context 297 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 538 Show data context 3 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 235 Show data context 261 Show data context
J: Information & communication 20 Show data context 3 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 38 Show data context 4 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 90 Show data context 91 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 82 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 132 Show data context 9 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 489 Show data context 6 Show data context
P: Education 48 Show data context 85 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 29 Show data context 33 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 100 Show data context 241 Show data context
T: Activities of households 74 Show data context 1,124 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 & fishing 1,531 Show data context 97 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 74 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 14,051 Show data context 17,125 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 99 Show data context 1 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 42 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 2,618 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 2,029 Show data context 689 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 1,666 Show data context 4 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 422 Show data context 258 Show data context
J: Information & communication 64 Show data context 12 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 183 Show data context 7 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 75 Show data context 1 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 263 Show data context 7 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 693 Show data context 10 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 1,370 Show data context 19 Show data context
P: Education 177 Show data context 352 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 163 Show data context 172 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 253 Show data context 610 Show data context
T: Activities of households 166 Show data context 3,790 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 1,440 Show data context 175 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 688 Show data context 45 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 20,866 Show data context 23,034 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 204 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 153 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 3,287 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 3,838 Show data context 1,558 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 4,607 Show data context 28 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 649 Show data context 666 Show data context
J: Information & communication 155 Show data context 100 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 417 Show data context 9 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 260 Show data context 7 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 1,021 Show data context 127 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 957 Show data context 70 Show data context
P: Education 209 Show data context 597 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 162 Show data context 345 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 782 Show data context 1,206 Show data context
T: Activities of households 273 Show data context 1,900 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 1,679 Show data context 170 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 42 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 14,523 Show data context 14,959 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 818 Show data context 17 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 279 Show data context 9 Show data context
F: Construction 2,533 Show data context 29 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 5,878 Show data context 2,393 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 5,060 Show data context 240 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 695 Show data context 867 Show data context
J: Information & communication 25 Show data context 17 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 525 Show data context 125 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 91 Show data context 16 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 399 Show data context 105 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 0 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 3,223 Show data context 299 Show data context
P: Education 325 Show data context 923 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 382 Show data context 618 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,126 Show data context 817 Show data context
T: Activities of households 159 Show data context 1,883 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 1,299 Show data context 187 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 28 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 18,967 Show data context 13,873 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,112 Show data context 156 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 87 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 3,833 Show data context 112 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 6,319 Show data context 4,330 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 5,806 Show data context 787 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 632 Show data context 1,997 Show data context
J: Information & communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 699 Show data context 331 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 661 Show data context 345 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 4,506 Show data context 1,481 Show data context
P: Education 520 Show data context 1,073 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 670 Show data context 1,595 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,162 Show data context 999 Show data context
T: Activities of households 86 Show data context 842 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 277 Show data context 48 Show data context
B: Mining & quarrying 187 Show data context 17 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 18,027 Show data context 7,032 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 822 Show data context 243 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage & waste mgt 152 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 4,613 Show data context 286 Show data context
G: Wholesale & retail trade 6,363 Show data context 8,331 Show data context
H: Transport & storage 7,636 Show data context 1,372 Show data context
I: Accommodation & catering 505 Show data context 1,116 Show data context
J: Information & communication 514 Show data context 765 Show data context
K: Financial & insurance 1,060 Show data context 925 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 59 Show data context 35 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific & technical 1,235 Show data context 627 Show data context
N: Administrative & support 93 Show data context 173 Show data context
O: Public administration & defence 4,162 Show data context 2,973 Show data context
P: Education 1,175 Show data context 2,386 Show data context
Q: Human health & social work 823 Show data context 2,278 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 934 Show data context 826 Show data context
T: Activities of households 11 Show data context 252 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 5 Show data context 1 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, Preston 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