Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 105,198 Show data context 6,360 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 41,060 Show data context 991 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 56,019 Show data context 8,693 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 30 Show data context 12 Show data context
F: Construction 20,193 Show data context 58 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 8,213 Show data context 1,646 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 9,519 Show data context 229 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 3,057 Show data context 1,271 Show data context
J: Information and communication 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 98 Show data context 3 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 309 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 845 Show data context 3 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 3,876 Show data context 27 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,704 Show data context 28 Show data context
P: Education 968 Show data context 714 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 814 Show data context 268 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,835 Show data context 1,117 Show data context
T: Activities of households 11,212 Show data context 58,963 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 102,220 Show data context 48,027 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 54,514 Show data context 4 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 71,662 Show data context 25,383 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 173 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 205 Show data context 54 Show data context
F: Construction 26,803 Show data context 12 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 13,552 Show data context 5,840 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 19,965 Show data context 1,082 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 4,314 Show data context 5,744 Show data context
J: Information and communication 244 Show data context 18 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 229 Show data context 14 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 1,720 Show data context 1,817 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 1,865 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1,658 Show data context 55 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 4,738 Show data context 96 Show data context
P: Education 1,356 Show data context 1,922 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 800 Show data context 748 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 3,447 Show data context 6,324 Show data context
T: Activities of households 2,688 Show data context 35,601 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 28 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 80,608 Show data context 7,950 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 84,687 Show data context 1,278 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 84,787 Show data context 29,507 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 415 Show data context 22 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 177 Show data context 35 Show data context
F: Construction 32,469 Show data context 161 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 17,635 Show data context 5,793 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 28,862 Show data context 362 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 3,844 Show data context 4,095 Show data context
J: Information and communication 540 Show data context 123 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,202 Show data context 38 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 512 Show data context 2 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 3,122 Show data context 52 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 4,881 Show data context 143 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 6,458 Show data context 368 Show data context
P: Education 2,785 Show data context 4,449 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 1,029 Show data context 1,154 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 4,094 Show data context 9,050 Show data context
T: Activities of households 6,841 Show data context 71,623 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1911 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 97,568 Show data context 20,930 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 252,382 Show data context 119 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 151,575 Show data context 43,381 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 3,085 Show data context 1 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 577 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 59,889 Show data context 27 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 53,784 Show data context 21,397 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 85,410 Show data context 685 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 7,928 Show data context 15,355 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1,299 Show data context 1,039 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 7,763 Show data context 107 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 4,534 Show data context 165 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 14,082 Show data context 2,050 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 14,279 Show data context 2,752 Show data context
P: Education 6,059 Show data context 12,328 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 2,892 Show data context 4,773 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 12,277 Show data context 18,920 Show data context
T: Activities of households 11,105 Show data context 73,524 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 85,646 Show data context 8,663 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 203,890 Show data context 430 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 121,570 Show data context 23,419 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 5,705 Show data context 198 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 1,607 Show data context 109 Show data context
F: Construction 30,051 Show data context 250 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 79,108 Show data context 35,320 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 81,746 Show data context 4,356 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 9,041 Show data context 16,546 Show data context
J: Information and communication 395 Show data context 118 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 9,653 Show data context 1,401 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 1,639 Show data context 326 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 5,139 Show data context 1,455 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 7 Show data context 26 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 32,567 Show data context 2,208 Show data context
P: Education 9,136 Show data context 17,063 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 5,022 Show data context 9,287 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 14,172 Show data context 8,019 Show data context
T: Activities of households 11,152 Show data context 60,879 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 49 Show data context 8 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 75,947 Show data context 10,391 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 130,454 Show data context 1,788 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 212,564 Show data context 63,345 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 13,643 Show data context 1,434 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 1,645 Show data context 40 Show data context
F: Construction 68,015 Show data context 1,111 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 74,733 Show data context 50,977 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 83,017 Show data context 8,140 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 11,168 Show data context 27,269 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 10,354 Show data context 3,318 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 5,453 Show data context 2,757 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 65,228 Show data context 10,971 Show data context
P: Education 11,247 Show data context 16,780 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 9,648 Show data context 18,989 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 16,871 Show data context 12,846 Show data context
T: Activities of households 3,086 Show data context 15,219 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 40,119 Show data context 3,992 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 49,764 Show data context 1,216 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 249,502 Show data context 52,802 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 14,329 Show data context 1,803 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2,897 Show data context 192 Show data context
F: Construction 87,715 Show data context 2,517 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 77,752 Show data context 47,815 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 56,473 Show data context 7,037 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 11,986 Show data context 13,981 Show data context
J: Information and communication 5,278 Show data context 2,488 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 10,255 Show data context 7,184 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 1,608 Show data context 651 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 8,146 Show data context 4,122 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1,240 Show data context 1,397 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 54,216 Show data context 20,218 Show data context
P: Education 21,149 Show data context 27,876 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 13,720 Show data context 24,524 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 9,902 Show data context 9,630 Show data context
T: Activities of households 870 Show data context 3,475 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 90 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1991 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 29,370 Show data context 7,560 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 7,233 Show data context 397 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 161,122 Show data context 64,515 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 9,210 Show data context 2,360 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 8,478 Show data context 2,134 Show data context
F: Construction 79,560 Show data context 5,590 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 75,806 Show data context 80,259 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 37,659 Show data context 8,568 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 18,380 Show data context 39,440 Show data context
J: Information and communication 10,009 Show data context 4,537 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 11,631 Show data context 16,729 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 3,878 Show data context 4,492 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 13,265 Show data context 14,092 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 13,961 Show data context 12,154 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 44,440 Show data context 38,220 Show data context
P: Education 24,490 Show data context 48,470 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 22,679 Show data context 93,434 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 14,771 Show data context 20,000 Show data context
T: Activities of households 130 Show data context 1,630 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Date: Source:
1841 - 1991 Great Britain Historical GIS Project

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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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Date accessed: 11th May 2021