Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,367 Show data context 63 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2,608 Show data context 72 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,086 Show data context 160 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 1 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 541 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 187 Show data context 30 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 354 Show data context 8 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 75 Show data context 27 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. 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 105 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 47 Show data context 0 Show data context
P: Education 18 Show data context 13 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 15 Show data context 3 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 39 Show data context 33 Show data context
T: Activities of households 214 Show data context 996 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 1,549 Show data context 454 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 4,281 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,452 Show data context 1,019 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 8 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 1,173 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 681 Show data context 216 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,212 Show data context 100 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 202 Show data context 221 Show data context
J: Information and communication 10 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 17 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 54 Show data context 59 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 88 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 90 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 108 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 37 Show data context 79 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 31 Show data context 31 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 120 Show data context 297 Show data context
T: Activities of households 57 Show data context 1,025 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 1,004 Show data context 89 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5,925 Show data context 125 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,731 Show data context 1,055 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 15 Show data context 12 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 6 Show data context 4 Show data context
F: Construction 1,058 Show data context 8 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 521 Show data context 136 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 873 Show data context 16 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 141 Show data context 83 Show data context
J: Information and communication 5 Show data context 4 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 42 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 76 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 142 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 88 Show data context 7 Show data context
P: Education 86 Show data context 181 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 27 Show data context 15 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 131 Show data context 223 Show data context
T: Activities of households 91 Show data context 1,971 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 1,670 Show data context 167 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 24,783 Show data context 9 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 8,642 Show data context 1,419 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 185 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 32 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 3,260 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,769 Show data context 842 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 4,013 Show data context 19 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 413 Show data context 427 Show data context
J: Information and communication 57 Show data context 39 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 472 Show data context 4 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 178 Show data context 6 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 530 Show data context 59 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 495 Show data context 98 Show data context
P: Education 302 Show data context 555 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 143 Show data context 159 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 557 Show data context 555 Show data context
T: Activities of households 365 Show data context 2,529 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 970 Show data context 91 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 30,451 Show data context 57 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,303 Show data context 441 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 187 Show data context 7 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 92 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 803 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,299 Show data context 1,569 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,439 Show data context 128 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 309 Show data context 341 Show data context
J: Information and communication 6 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 468 Show data context 45 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 66 Show data context 8 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 167 Show data context 40 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,267 Show data context 104 Show data context
P: Education 440 Show data context 855 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 235 Show data context 384 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 505 Show data context 254 Show data context
T: Activities of households 328 Show data context 2,093 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 821 Show data context 89 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 26,434 Show data context 309 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,383 Show data context 3,196 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 504 Show data context 46 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 135 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 2,207 Show data context 27 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,893 Show data context 2,276 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,406 Show data context 273 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 435 Show data context 973 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 346 Show data context 69 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 103 Show data context 50 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,567 Show data context 273 Show data context
P: Education 619 Show data context 929 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 223 Show data context 530 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 524 Show data context 302 Show data context
T: Activities of households 22 Show data context 462 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 1,133 Show data context 88 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5,942 Show data context 70 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 18,954 Show data context 2,837 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 583 Show data context 47 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 146 Show data context 4 Show data context
F: Construction 4,351 Show data context 74 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,485 Show data context 1,603 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,330 Show data context 137 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 522 Show data context 492 Show data context
J: Information and communication 220 Show data context 65 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 384 Show data context 168 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 69 Show data context 17 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 249 Show data context 88 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 43 Show data context 23 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,615 Show data context 641 Show data context
P: Education 956 Show data context 1,129 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 681 Show data context 851 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 441 Show data context 288 Show data context
T: Activities of households 34 Show data context 102 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 14 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, Caerphilly District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 21st July 2019