Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 8,661 Show data context 682 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 386 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 13,634 Show data context 8,879 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,522 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 796 Show data context 360 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 979 Show data context 7 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 235 Show data context 173 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 21 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 140 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 813 Show data context 39 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 271 Show data context 0 Show data context
P: Education 209 Show data context 105 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 93 Show data context 28 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 226 Show data context 138 Show data context
T: Activities of households 782 Show data context 5,696 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 10,777 Show data context 1,558 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 525 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 11,079 Show data context 12,579 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 44 Show data context 1 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 59 Show data context 6 Show data context
F: Construction 2,678 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,550 Show data context 421 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,710 Show data context 23 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 160 Show data context 282 Show data context
J: Information and communication 46 Show data context 3 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 75 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 146 Show data context 287 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 251 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 298 Show data context 6 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 292 Show data context 16 Show data context
P: Education 283 Show data context 216 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 92 Show data context 77 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 226 Show data context 401 Show data context
T: Activities of households 332 Show data context 4,619 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 9,248 Show data context 1,102 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 455 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 10,988 Show data context 11,453 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 57 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 33 Show data context 18 Show data context
F: Construction 3,262 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,188 Show data context 706 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,915 Show data context 32 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 135 Show data context 191 Show data context
J: Information and communication 63 Show data context 16 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 203 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 28 Show data context 1 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 352 Show data context 7 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 731 Show data context 20 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 428 Show data context 29 Show data context
P: Education 269 Show data context 339 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 97 Show data context 119 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 280 Show data context 417 Show data context
T: Activities of households 862 Show data context 4,240 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1911 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 8,702 Show data context 571 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 284 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 10,353 Show data context 9,578 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 120 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 111 Show data context 8 Show data context
F: Construction 2,364 Show data context 8 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,354 Show data context 1,289 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,225 Show data context 188 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 278 Show data context 145 Show data context
J: Information and communication 83 Show data context 37 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 364 Show data context 10 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 50 Show data context 2 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 437 Show data context 28 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 826 Show data context 496 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 485 Show data context 19 Show data context
P: Education 258 Show data context 513 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 194 Show data context 445 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 522 Show data context 685 Show data context
T: Activities of households 780 Show data context 3,699 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 7,963 Show data context 387 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 144 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,911 Show data context 5,671 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 193 Show data context 13 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 67 Show data context 8 Show data context
F: Construction 1,573 Show data context 54 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,542 Show data context 2,289 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,235 Show data context 213 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 334 Show data context 409 Show data context
J: Information and communication 7 Show data context 6 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 370 Show data context 65 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 576 Show data context 20 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 290 Show data context 208 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,227 Show data context 150 Show data context
P: Education 245 Show data context 671 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 293 Show data context 655 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 532 Show data context 397 Show data context
T: Activities of households 602 Show data context 3,002 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 7,398 Show data context 493 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 212 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,373 Show data context 4,264 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 252 Show data context 22 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 47 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 2,511 Show data context 100 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,116 Show data context 2,039 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,789 Show data context 291 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 376 Show data context 643 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 278 Show data context 104 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 162 Show data context 184 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,233 Show data context 416 Show data context
P: Education 279 Show data context 532 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 866 Show data context 1,364 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 599 Show data context 460 Show data context
T: Activities of households 204 Show data context 1,053 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 4,075 Show data context 666 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 49 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,418 Show data context 3,522 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 116 Show data context 17 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 139 Show data context 39 Show data context
F: Construction 2,787 Show data context 178 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,741 Show data context 2,628 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,136 Show data context 200 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 435 Show data context 828 Show data context
J: Information and communication 119 Show data context 87 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 375 Show data context 190 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 21 Show data context 30 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 260 Show data context 289 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 2 Show data context 22 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,114 Show data context 816 Show data context
P: Education 405 Show data context 1,121 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 1,131 Show data context 2,494 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 407 Show data context 650 Show data context
T: Activities of households 91 Show data context 726 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 137 Show data context 10 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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Date accessed: 24th October 2019