Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,732 Show data context 43 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 555 Show data context 91 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 0 Show data context
F: Construction 254 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 127 Show data context 22 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 105 Show data context 1 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 38 Show data context 10 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 89 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 51 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 17 Show data context 29 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 15 Show data context 11 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 25 Show data context 34 Show data context
T: Activities of households 197 Show data context 655 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 1,627 Show data context 204 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 497 Show data context 168 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 307 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 143 Show data context 48 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 174 Show data context 4 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 76 Show data context 68 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 35 Show data context 23 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 686 Show data context 5 Show data context
P: Education 22 Show data context 47 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 13 Show data context 10 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 38 Show data context 104 Show data context
T: Activities of households 124 Show data context 415 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 1,677 Show data context 52 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 404 Show data context 135 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 335 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 144 Show data context 32 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 114 Show data context 1 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 67 Show data context 10 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 8 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 20 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 78 Show data context 7 Show data context
P: Education 38 Show data context 66 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 14 Show data context 14 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 38 Show data context 146 Show data context
T: Activities of households 311 Show data context 869 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1911 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,858 Show data context 60 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 682 Show data context 227 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 538 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 334 Show data context 109 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 511 Show data context 6 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 91 Show data context 85 Show data context
J: Information and communication 11 Show data context 6 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 27 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 30 Show data context 3 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 44 Show data context 17 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,186 Show data context 34 Show data context
P: Education 36 Show data context 117 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 21 Show data context 71 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 135 Show data context 241 Show data context
T: Activities of households 554 Show data context 1,129 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 1,048 Show data context 49 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 36 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 623 Show data context 112 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 73 Show data context 6 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 23 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 806 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 743 Show data context 241 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 339 Show data context 52 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 167 Show data context 167 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 61 Show data context 7 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 25 Show data context 4 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 60 Show data context 9 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,175 Show data context 68 Show data context
P: Education 75 Show data context 124 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 69 Show data context 98 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 234 Show data context 185 Show data context
T: Activities of households 873 Show data context 1,491 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 1,158 Show data context 141 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 26 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 792 Show data context 271 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 36 Show data context 2 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 26 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 783 Show data context 10 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 765 Show data context 338 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 600 Show data context 102 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 169 Show data context 306 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 94 Show data context 27 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 44 Show data context 21 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 4,971 Show data context 132 Show data context
P: Education 136 Show data context 204 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 61 Show data context 157 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 290 Show data context 163 Show data context
T: Activities of households 361 Show data context 739 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 786 Show data context 95 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 28 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,438 Show data context 441 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 213 Show data context 21 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 26 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,604 Show data context 41 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,392 Show data context 580 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 677 Show data context 77 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 210 Show data context 168 Show data context
J: Information and communication 162 Show data context 54 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 129 Show data context 61 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 42 Show data context 19 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 580 Show data context 97 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 22 Show data context 22 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,343 Show data context 344 Show data context
P: Education 300 Show data context 420 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 214 Show data context 296 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 199 Show data context 138 Show data context
T: Activities of households 130 Show data context 203 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 12 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, Hart District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 24th July 2019