Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 4,136 Show data context 102 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,330 Show data context 219 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 1 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 607 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 304 Show data context 53 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 251 Show data context 3 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 90 Show data context 24 Show data context
J: Information and communication 5 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 31 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 214 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 122 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 40 Show data context 69 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 36 Show data context 25 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 61 Show data context 81 Show data context
T: Activities of households 470 Show data context 1,568 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 4,024 Show data context 508 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 971 Show data context 379 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 540 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 288 Show data context 101 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 206 Show data context 10 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 118 Show data context 122 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 6 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 60 Show data context 52 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 47 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 35 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,208 Show data context 5 Show data context
P: Education 33 Show data context 133 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 24 Show data context 25 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 79 Show data context 213 Show data context
T: Activities of households 266 Show data context 880 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 3,207 Show data context 56 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 37 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 973 Show data context 334 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 763 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 358 Show data context 63 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 405 Show data context 3 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 109 Show data context 38 Show data context
J: Information and communication 7 Show data context 6 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 16 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 35 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 60 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 143 Show data context 9 Show data context
P: Education 52 Show data context 160 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 27 Show data context 31 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 71 Show data context 202 Show data context
T: Activities of households 400 Show data context 1,597 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 4,546 Show data context 106 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 32 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,847 Show data context 462 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 50 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,383 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 891 Show data context 220 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,343 Show data context 13 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 237 Show data context 167 Show data context
J: Information and communication 30 Show data context 13 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 74 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 79 Show data context 6 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 121 Show data context 37 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,242 Show data context 64 Show data context
P: Education 94 Show data context 222 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 58 Show data context 138 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 350 Show data context 467 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,366 Show data context 2,105 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 2,998 Show data context 137 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,763 Show data context 250 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 113 Show data context 4 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 12 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,481 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,620 Show data context 534 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 921 Show data context 74 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 290 Show data context 280 Show data context
J: Information and communication 5 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 108 Show data context 11 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 44 Show data context 7 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 125 Show data context 40 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 4,367 Show data context 70 Show data context
P: Education 153 Show data context 399 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 143 Show data context 375 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 414 Show data context 411 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,511 Show data context 2,497 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 3,221 Show data context 412 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 26 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,693 Show data context 444 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 118 Show data context 4 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 16 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,880 Show data context 17 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,610 Show data context 928 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 862 Show data context 110 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 291 Show data context 529 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 166 Show data context 59 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 116 Show data context 93 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 7,503 Show data context 859 Show data context
P: Education 233 Show data context 396 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 263 Show data context 681 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 355 Show data context 326 Show data context
T: Activities of households 649 Show data context 1,107 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 1,240 Show data context 156 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 44 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,420 Show data context 726 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 336 Show data context 35 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 42 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,530 Show data context 68 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,197 Show data context 951 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,069 Show data context 126 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 331 Show data context 275 Show data context
J: Information and communication 257 Show data context 89 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 205 Show data context 101 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 66 Show data context 31 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 910 Show data context 158 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 35 Show data context 36 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,688 Show data context 563 Show data context
P: Education 474 Show data context 688 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 338 Show data context 485 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 314 Show data context 226 Show data context
T: Activities of households 205 Show data context 332 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 19 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 Hampshire District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 21st October 2019