Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 9,088 Show data context 435 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 798 Show data context 163 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,208 Show data context 737 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,038 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 590 Show data context 174 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,180 Show data context 12 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 170 Show data context 130 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 24 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 54 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 230 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 297 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 118 Show data context 84 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 54 Show data context 19 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 201 Show data context 127 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,335 Show data context 6,059 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 8,332 Show data context 4,485 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 687 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,804 Show data context 2,254 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 4 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 2,180 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 830 Show data context 469 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,734 Show data context 115 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 250 Show data context 487 Show data context
J: Information and communication 16 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 139 Show data context 186 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 131 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 104 Show data context 9 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,252 Show data context 9 Show data context
P: Education 126 Show data context 164 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 65 Show data context 53 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 303 Show data context 560 Show data context
T: Activities of households 259 Show data context 3,463 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 6,960 Show data context 1,210 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 668 Show data context 39 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,261 Show data context 1,984 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,004 Show data context 7 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 952 Show data context 456 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,544 Show data context 13 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 184 Show data context 278 Show data context
J: Information and communication 32 Show data context 7 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 57 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 27 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 162 Show data context 7 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 148 Show data context 6 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,536 Show data context 33 Show data context
P: Education 200 Show data context 252 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 44 Show data context 74 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 270 Show data context 781 Show data context
T: Activities of households 549 Show data context 5,202 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 8,936 Show data context 2,798 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,201 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,820 Show data context 2,145 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 74 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,502 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,859 Show data context 1,038 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,852 Show data context 20 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 296 Show data context 679 Show data context
J: Information and communication 45 Show data context 38 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 225 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 166 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 208 Show data context 30 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,002 Show data context 179 Show data context
P: Education 259 Show data context 503 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 82 Show data context 164 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 471 Show data context 949 Show data context
T: Activities of households 629 Show data context 4,106 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 10,207 Show data context 1,198 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 614 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,451 Show data context 485 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 153 Show data context 4 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 129 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,562 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,984 Show data context 1,125 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,572 Show data context 185 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 311 Show data context 575 Show data context
J: Information and communication 32 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 288 Show data context 23 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 64 Show data context 7 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 150 Show data context 31 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,819 Show data context 56 Show data context
P: Education 329 Show data context 619 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 125 Show data context 256 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 538 Show data context 202 Show data context
T: Activities of households 620 Show data context 3,000 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 8,823 Show data context 1,128 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 194 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,055 Show data context 530 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 520 Show data context 82 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 29 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,602 Show data context 23 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,109 Show data context 1,622 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,807 Show data context 380 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 475 Show data context 973 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 414 Show data context 68 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 172 Show data context 79 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 5,102 Show data context 579 Show data context
P: Education 369 Show data context 544 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 183 Show data context 502 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 608 Show data context 324 Show data context
T: Activities of households 112 Show data context 798 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 4,365 Show data context 403 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 125 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,113 Show data context 339 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 787 Show data context 39 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 132 Show data context 4 Show data context
F: Construction 4,943 Show data context 94 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,758 Show data context 1,129 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,429 Show data context 146 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 747 Show data context 491 Show data context
J: Information and communication 142 Show data context 39 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 316 Show data context 87 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 120 Show data context 39 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 313 Show data context 75 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 40 Show data context 30 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,699 Show data context 382 Show data context
P: Education 700 Show data context 685 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 308 Show data context 366 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 467 Show data context 135 Show data context
T: Activities of households 11 Show data context 66 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, Pembrokeshire District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 25th May 2019