Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,178 Show data context 69 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 396 Show data context 18 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,574 Show data context 268 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 1 Show data context
F: Construction 691 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 375 Show data context 50 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 319 Show data context 5 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 123 Show data context 54 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 7 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 56 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 219 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 405 Show data context 0 Show data context
P: Education 19 Show data context 34 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 28 Show data context 10 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 63 Show data context 32 Show data context
T: Activities of households 307 Show data context 1,127 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 1,330 Show data context 358 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 675 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,711 Show data context 542 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 608 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 410 Show data context 125 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 913 Show data context 7 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 131 Show data context 145 Show data context
J: Information and communication 8 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 10 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 37 Show data context 39 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 65 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 69 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 75 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 22 Show data context 69 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 19 Show data context 18 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 72 Show data context 180 Show data context
T: Activities of households 44 Show data context 643 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 1,132 Show data context 54 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 103 Show data context 4 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,242 Show data context 1,075 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 33 Show data context 3 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 14 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,249 Show data context 31 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 939 Show data context 248 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,660 Show data context 31 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 166 Show data context 159 Show data context
J: Information and communication 30 Show data context 8 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 68 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 27 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 198 Show data context 6 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 428 Show data context 14 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 326 Show data context 10 Show data context
P: Education 57 Show data context 220 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 36 Show data context 72 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 118 Show data context 482 Show data context
T: Activities of households 185 Show data context 2,185 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 1,598 Show data context 176 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,070 Show data context 15 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 9,202 Show data context 2,056 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 255 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 66 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 3,207 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,012 Show data context 1,053 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 8,497 Show data context 53 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 449 Show data context 590 Show data context
J: Information and communication 69 Show data context 48 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 321 Show data context 4 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 329 Show data context 14 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1,014 Show data context 192 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 714 Show data context 162 Show data context
P: Education 193 Show data context 496 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 141 Show data context 275 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 602 Show data context 1,083 Show data context
T: Activities of households 375 Show data context 3,048 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 1,221 Show data context 67 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 339 Show data context 12 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 10,079 Show data context 1,441 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 512 Show data context 19 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 129 Show data context 7 Show data context
F: Construction 1,590 Show data context 34 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 4,557 Show data context 2,203 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 7,669 Show data context 223 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 436 Show data context 720 Show data context
J: Information and communication 16 Show data context 8 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 440 Show data context 92 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 93 Show data context 21 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 343 Show data context 118 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,547 Show data context 191 Show data context
P: Education 331 Show data context 697 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 250 Show data context 470 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 863 Show data context 632 Show data context
T: Activities of households 277 Show data context 3,006 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 919 Show data context 116 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 95 Show data context 16 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 17,576 Show data context 4,191 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 971 Show data context 150 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 94 Show data context 6 Show data context
F: Construction 3,693 Show data context 81 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 4,144 Show data context 3,260 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 8,012 Show data context 731 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 429 Show data context 1,286 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 499 Show data context 224 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 430 Show data context 243 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,837 Show data context 754 Show data context
P: Education 465 Show data context 758 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 484 Show data context 1,156 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 817 Show data context 890 Show data context
T: Activities of households 91 Show data context 703 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 190 Show data context 22 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 689 Show data context 28 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 16,717 Show data context 4,260 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,478 Show data context 93 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 110 Show data context 40 Show data context
F: Construction 3,279 Show data context 213 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 4,838 Show data context 4,448 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 5,164 Show data context 906 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 480 Show data context 1,142 Show data context
J: Information and communication 246 Show data context 193 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 624 Show data context 615 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 78 Show data context 42 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 380 Show data context 439 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 87 Show data context 107 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,558 Show data context 2,192 Show data context
P: Education 1,141 Show data context 2,013 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 673 Show data context 2,317 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 503 Show data context 858 Show data context
T: Activities of households 6 Show data context 227 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 2 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, Newport District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 19th March 2019