Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 100 Show data context 5 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 86 Show data context 9 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 53 Show data context 17 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 24 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 7 Show data context 3 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
P: Education 1 Show data context 2 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 1 Show data context 1 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
T: Activities of households 25 Show data context 50 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 227 Show data context 128 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 95 Show data context 99 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 29 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 10 Show data context 9 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 209 Show data context 2 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 4 Show data context 12 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 1 Show data context 3 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 43 Show data context 0 Show data context
P: Education 4 Show data context 6 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 1 Show data context 8 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 6 Show data context 18 Show data context
T: Activities of households 3 Show data context 82 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 187 Show data context 7 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 98 Show data context 80 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 25 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 19 Show data context 16 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 245 Show data context 0 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 3 Show data context 8 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 33 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 6 Show data context 12 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 1 Show data context 3 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 7 Show data context 14 Show data context
T: Activities of households 6 Show data context 95 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 282 Show data context 38 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 120 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 70 Show data context 36 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 55 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 34 Show data context 21 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 48 Show data context 0 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 5 Show data context 7 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 21 Show data context 4 Show data context
P: Education 5 Show data context 10 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 1 Show data context 4 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 8 Show data context 16 Show data context
T: Activities of households 19 Show data context 78 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 313 Show data context 7 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 29 Show data context 2 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 32 Show data context 18 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 97 Show data context 13 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 21 Show data context 16 Show data context
J: Information and communication 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 7 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 5 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 26 Show data context 3 Show data context
P: Education 3 Show data context 10 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 4 Show data context 4 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 15 Show data context 6 Show data context
T: Activities of households 36 Show data context 65 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 338 Show data context 22 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 18 Show data context 1 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 6 Show data context 1 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 64 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 37 Show data context 29 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 96 Show data context 11 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 41 Show data context 56 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 8 Show data context 3 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 23 Show data context 8 Show data context
P: Education 3 Show data context 11 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 4 Show data context 10 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
T: Activities of households 17 Show data context 25 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 83 Show data context 8 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 41 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 98 Show data context 16 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 12 Show data context 1 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 84 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 94 Show data context 30 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 47 Show data context 3 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 26 Show data context 14 Show data context
J: Information and communication 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 8 Show data context 3 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 10 Show data context 3 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 66 Show data context 9 Show data context
P: Education 13 Show data context 12 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 12 Show data context 11 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 9 Show data context 5 Show data context
T: Activities of households 4 Show data context 6 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, Isles of Scilly UA through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 21st March 2019