Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 4,374 Show data context 186 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,092 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,662 Show data context 3,180 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,127 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 416 Show data context 129 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 729 Show data context 14 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 161 Show data context 89 Show data context
J: Information and communication 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 91 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 373 Show data context 20 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 70 Show data context 0 Show data context
P: Education 104 Show data context 35 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 68 Show data context 12 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 101 Show data context 89 Show data context
T: Activities of households 586 Show data context 3,105 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 5,447 Show data context 1,156 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 4,899 Show data context 4 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,195 Show data context 7,384 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 28 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 20 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,599 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,166 Show data context 395 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,785 Show data context 49 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 111 Show data context 133 Show data context
J: Information and communication 34 Show data context 7 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 51 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 139 Show data context 176 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 168 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 184 Show data context 9 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 401 Show data context 4 Show data context
P: Education 181 Show data context 112 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 59 Show data context 31 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 139 Show data context 294 Show data context
T: Activities of households 205 Show data context 2,796 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 4,021 Show data context 1,277 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5,387 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,972 Show data context 4,453 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 45 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 13 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 2,579 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,570 Show data context 619 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,780 Show data context 72 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 95 Show data context 158 Show data context
J: Information and communication 43 Show data context 3 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 120 Show data context 7 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 244 Show data context 5 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 442 Show data context 36 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 588 Show data context 32 Show data context
P: Education 198 Show data context 195 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 82 Show data context 66 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 191 Show data context 368 Show data context
T: Activities of households 689 Show data context 2,869 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 2,268 Show data context 597 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 3,976 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,560 Show data context 3,814 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 84 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 63 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 2,223 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,700 Show data context 981 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,233 Show data context 177 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 257 Show data context 175 Show data context
J: Information and communication 36 Show data context 22 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 234 Show data context 9 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 29 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 333 Show data context 21 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 646 Show data context 351 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 464 Show data context 16 Show data context
P: Education 177 Show data context 333 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 119 Show data context 237 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 346 Show data context 518 Show data context
T: Activities of households 534 Show data context 2,555 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 2,532 Show data context 389 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 4,012 Show data context 20 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,497 Show data context 4,256 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 223 Show data context 10 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 61 Show data context 18 Show data context
F: Construction 2,213 Show data context 74 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,777 Show data context 2,199 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,473 Show data context 316 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 409 Show data context 527 Show data context
J: Information and communication 13 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 361 Show data context 65 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 220 Show data context 13 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 356 Show data context 158 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,448 Show data context 158 Show data context
P: Education 276 Show data context 651 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 176 Show data context 466 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 818 Show data context 431 Show data context
T: Activities of households 462 Show data context 2,704 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 2,455 Show data context 400 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 3,475 Show data context 76 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 8,922 Show data context 4,409 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 295 Show data context 23 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 48 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 3,054 Show data context 133 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,328 Show data context 2,874 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,390 Show data context 735 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 613 Show data context 1,251 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 379 Show data context 146 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 323 Show data context 340 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,135 Show data context 583 Show data context
P: Education 390 Show data context 731 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 353 Show data context 1,071 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 751 Show data context 552 Show data context
T: Activities of households 193 Show data context 945 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 1,079 Show data context 267 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,701 Show data context 30 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 9,641 Show data context 3,873 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 381 Show data context 76 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 117 Show data context 22 Show data context
F: Construction 3,498 Show data context 151 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,347 Show data context 3,941 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,529 Show data context 868 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 700 Show data context 1,348 Show data context
J: Information and communication 111 Show data context 112 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 424 Show data context 402 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 57 Show data context 35 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 353 Show data context 318 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 34 Show data context 42 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,259 Show data context 1,330 Show data context
P: Education 750 Show data context 1,782 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 432 Show data context 1,572 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 547 Show data context 667 Show data context
T: Activities of households 66 Show data context 436 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 34 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, South Ayrshire District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 16th June 2019