Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 754 Show data context 20 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2,953 Show data context 19 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,569 Show data context 866 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 0 Show data context
F: Construction 801 Show data context 9 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 523 Show data context 79 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 357 Show data context 11 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 122 Show data context 37 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 5 Show data context 3 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 24 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 279 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 67 Show data context 3 Show data context
P: Education 36 Show data context 49 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 30 Show data context 10 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 71 Show data context 50 Show data context
T: Activities of households 230 Show data context 1,476 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 1,122 Show data context 180 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5,073 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 12,851 Show data context 3,400 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 53 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 25 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 1,530 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,321 Show data context 418 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,280 Show data context 125 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 404 Show data context 362 Show data context
J: Information and communication 12 Show data context 5 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 34 Show data context 10 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 116 Show data context 120 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 152 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 212 Show data context 9 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 129 Show data context 3 Show data context
P: Education 58 Show data context 219 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 50 Show data context 43 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 162 Show data context 490 Show data context
T: Activities of households 135 Show data context 1,640 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 and fishing 852 Show data context 33 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5,158 Show data context 70 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 24,003 Show data context 6,006 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 185 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 35 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 2,968 Show data context 25 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,040 Show data context 504 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,686 Show data context 108 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 596 Show data context 247 Show data context
J: Information and communication 32 Show data context 9 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 149 Show data context 50 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 56 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 250 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1,032 Show data context 20 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 285 Show data context 28 Show data context
P: Education 249 Show data context 562 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 84 Show data context 93 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 220 Show data context 792 Show data context
T: Activities of households 200 Show data context 4,520 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 1,700 Show data context 110 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 7,461 Show data context 20 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 45,905 Show data context 15,239 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 639 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 153 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 5,285 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 5,456 Show data context 2,828 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 7,016 Show data context 190 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 1,116 Show data context 1,017 Show data context
J: Information and communication 135 Show data context 143 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 738 Show data context 36 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 380 Show data context 23 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 2,617 Show data context 1,017 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,131 Show data context 218 Show data context
P: Education 469 Show data context 1,232 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 207 Show data context 471 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 990 Show data context 1,966 Show data context
T: Activities of households 775 Show data context 5,346 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 347 Show data context 34 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,935 Show data context 13 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 56,464 Show data context 23,900 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,676 Show data context 84 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 191 Show data context 10 Show data context
F: Construction 4,658 Show data context 54 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 8,224 Show data context 4,849 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 4,800 Show data context 512 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 658 Show data context 1,025 Show data context
J: Information and communication 21 Show data context 16 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 772 Show data context 345 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 168 Show data context 45 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 414 Show data context 203 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,187 Show data context 298 Show data context
P: Education 710 Show data context 1,145 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 438 Show data context 683 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,129 Show data context 1,046 Show data context
T: Activities of households 514 Show data context 3,099 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 175 Show data context 14 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,508 Show data context 33 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 87,209 Show data context 33,351 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2,665 Show data context 285 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 201 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 5,978 Show data context 193 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 8,232 Show data context 6,253 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 4,928 Show data context 1,005 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 1,008 Show data context 3,875 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 693 Show data context 310 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 329 Show data context 251 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,670 Show data context 767 Show data context
P: Education 1,041 Show data context 1,616 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 423 Show data context 1,086 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,538 Show data context 1,594 Show data context
T: Activities of households 60 Show data context 588 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 140 Show data context 40 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 89 Show data context 20 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 86,241 Show data context 32,892 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,272 Show data context 320 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 130 Show data context 10 Show data context
F: Construction 7,306 Show data context 727 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 10,679 Show data context 8,592 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 4,483 Show data context 886 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 787 Show data context 2,017 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1,180 Show data context 1,166 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 651 Show data context 675 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 62 Show data context 81 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 780 Show data context 487 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 433 Show data context 461 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,653 Show data context 2,330 Show data context
P: Education 2,087 Show data context 4,655 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 706 Show data context 2,034 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,484 Show data context 2,074 Show data context
T: Activities of households 20 Show data context 226 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 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, Sandwell District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 24th July 2019