Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 3,435 Show data context 124 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 766 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,197 Show data context 642 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 5 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 471 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 329 Show data context 44 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 162 Show data context 8 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 119 Show data context 28 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. 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 30 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 211 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 46 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 41 Show data context 60 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 28 Show data context 8 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 46 Show data context 47 Show data context
T: Activities of households 383 Show data context 1,663 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 3,091 Show data context 1,092 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 445 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,004 Show data context 792 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 618 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 424 Show data context 130 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 241 Show data context 22 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 125 Show data context 130 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 59 Show data context 61 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 50 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 47 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 66 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 40 Show data context 111 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 27 Show data context 30 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 76 Show data context 162 Show data context
T: Activities of households 169 Show data context 815 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 2,517 Show data context 188 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 99 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,169 Show data context 1,372 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 30 Show data context 1 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,175 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 874 Show data context 185 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,166 Show data context 13 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 181 Show data context 121 Show data context
J: Information and communication 18 Show data context 7 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 42 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 27 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 102 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 594 Show data context 5 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 233 Show data context 21 Show data context
P: Education 97 Show data context 305 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 51 Show data context 66 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 121 Show data context 348 Show data context
T: Activities of households 397 Show data context 2,514 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 224 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2,160 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 9,186 Show data context 1,816 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 139 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 48 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,033 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,633 Show data context 622 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,055 Show data context 22 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 351 Show data context 357 Show data context
J: Information and communication 49 Show data context 37 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 206 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 121 Show data context 4 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1,007 Show data context 104 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 561 Show data context 91 Show data context
P: Education 154 Show data context 426 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 93 Show data context 224 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 321 Show data context 513 Show data context
T: Activities of households 439 Show data context 2,583 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 2,467 Show data context 155 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 543 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 10,007 Show data context 2,456 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 308 Show data context 5 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 33 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,329 Show data context 12 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,565 Show data context 1,120 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,204 Show data context 139 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 344 Show data context 344 Show data context
J: Information and communication 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 241 Show data context 45 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 43 Show data context 10 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 181 Show data context 41 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 903 Show data context 81 Show data context
P: Education 179 Show data context 429 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 154 Show data context 321 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 392 Show data context 256 Show data context
T: Activities of households 376 Show data context 2,072 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 2,388 Show data context 241 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 148 Show data context 8 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 12,623 Show data context 4,600 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 535 Show data context 47 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 57 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,283 Show data context 55 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,486 Show data context 1,934 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,439 Show data context 295 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 245 Show data context 755 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 287 Show data context 110 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 170 Show data context 104 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,411 Show data context 917 Show data context
P: Education 362 Show data context 579 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 249 Show data context 648 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 331 Show data context 348 Show data context
T: Activities of households 148 Show data context 536 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 785 Show data context 110 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 696 Show data context 14 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 12,818 Show data context 4,032 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 439 Show data context 90 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 63 Show data context 20 Show data context
F: Construction 2,668 Show data context 184 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,174 Show data context 3,230 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,509 Show data context 295 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 245 Show data context 500 Show data context
J: Information and communication 256 Show data context 207 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 275 Show data context 213 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 28 Show data context 14 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 184 Show data context 178 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 58 Show data context 65 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,545 Show data context 682 Show data context
P: Education 551 Show data context 1,330 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 363 Show data context 1,230 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 332 Show data context 434 Show data context
T: Activities of households 41 Show data context 254 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 4 Show data context 1 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, East Staffordshire District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 22nd July 2019