Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 11,391 Show data context 639 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 4,337 Show data context 14 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,779 Show data context 647 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,678 Show data context 6 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 698 Show data context 139 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 868 Show data context 13 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 181 Show data context 93 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 12 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 30 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 54 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 303 Show data context 5 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 122 Show data context 3 Show data context
P: Education 79 Show data context 43 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 74 Show data context 28 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 146 Show data context 66 Show data context
T: Activities of households 621 Show data context 5,794 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 10,316 Show data context 5,234 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 4,651 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,041 Show data context 1,992 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,703 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 911 Show data context 445 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,678 Show data context 41 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 207 Show data context 389 Show data context
J: Information and communication 22 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 108 Show data context 99 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 120 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 102 Show data context 7 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 205 Show data context 8 Show data context
P: Education 119 Show data context 85 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 70 Show data context 61 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 280 Show data context 401 Show data context
T: Activities of households 203 Show data context 3,657 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 8,141 Show data context 717 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 11,680 Show data context 50 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,318 Show data context 2,440 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 26 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 16 Show data context 4 Show data context
F: Construction 3,161 Show data context 11 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,655 Show data context 610 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,132 Show data context 20 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 261 Show data context 453 Show data context
J: Information and communication 88 Show data context 12 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 122 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 33 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 253 Show data context 5 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 382 Show data context 18 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 408 Show data context 26 Show data context
P: Education 313 Show data context 305 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 141 Show data context 105 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 438 Show data context 704 Show data context
T: Activities of households 698 Show data context 8,056 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1911 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 9,867 Show data context 1,876 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 11,284 Show data context 10 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,829 Show data context 2,444 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 131 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 3,319 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,154 Show data context 1,443 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,319 Show data context 41 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 381 Show data context 1,934 Show data context
J: Information and communication 88 Show data context 65 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 375 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 284 Show data context 11 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 366 Show data context 93 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 787 Show data context 195 Show data context
P: Education 419 Show data context 806 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 192 Show data context 377 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 914 Show data context 1,725 Show data context
T: Activities of households 969 Show data context 6,066 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 8,232 Show data context 654 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 8,844 Show data context 12 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,461 Show data context 630 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 234 Show data context 1 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 25 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,071 Show data context 16 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,800 Show data context 1,605 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,183 Show data context 207 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 552 Show data context 1,846 Show data context
J: Information and communication 34 Show data context 5 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 500 Show data context 38 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 68 Show data context 10 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 274 Show data context 57 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,769 Show data context 86 Show data context
P: Education 483 Show data context 887 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 277 Show data context 476 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 681 Show data context 299 Show data context
T: Activities of households 953 Show data context 3,443 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 6,942 Show data context 845 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 4,675 Show data context 22 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,072 Show data context 1,163 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 545 Show data context 38 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 27 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 3,034 Show data context 41 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,691 Show data context 2,115 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,401 Show data context 408 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 795 Show data context 1,829 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 683 Show data context 115 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 274 Show data context 133 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 5,638 Show data context 468 Show data context
P: Education 788 Show data context 1,009 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 358 Show data context 784 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 895 Show data context 618 Show data context
T: Activities of households 340 Show data context 1,132 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 2,890 Show data context 176 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 618 Show data context 14 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,861 Show data context 851 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,047 Show data context 35 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 143 Show data context 7 Show data context
F: Construction 3,540 Show data context 43 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,753 Show data context 1,498 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,057 Show data context 112 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 1,466 Show data context 939 Show data context
J: Information and communication 180 Show data context 56 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 592 Show data context 126 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 89 Show data context 32 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 505 Show data context 183 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 34 Show data context 14 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,898 Show data context 491 Show data context
P: Education 1,222 Show data context 1,010 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 614 Show data context 679 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 512 Show data context 259 Show data context
T: Activities of households 97 Show data context 278 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, Gwynedd District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 20th March 2019