Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 4,478 Show data context 381 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 466 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,456 Show data context 929 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 922 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 418 Show data context 85 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 290 Show data context 9 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 120 Show data context 30 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 66 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 238 Show data context 5 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 95 Show data context 6 Show data context
P: Education 51 Show data context 98 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 39 Show data context 28 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 70 Show data context 109 Show data context
T: Activities of households 832 Show data context 1,901 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 4,517 Show data context 976 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,676 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,768 Show data context 942 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 5 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 970 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 498 Show data context 180 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 402 Show data context 25 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 161 Show data context 154 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 72 Show data context 46 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 67 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 36 Show data context 6 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 101 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 38 Show data context 139 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 31 Show data context 37 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 117 Show data context 249 Show data context
T: Activities of households 162 Show data context 1,000 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 3,289 Show data context 164 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 4,241 Show data context 11 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,362 Show data context 853 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,021 Show data context 6 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 512 Show data context 148 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 477 Show data context 15 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 158 Show data context 70 Show data context
J: Information and communication 6 Show data context 3 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 112 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 96 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 171 Show data context 16 Show data context
P: Education 79 Show data context 233 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 22 Show data context 34 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 94 Show data context 334 Show data context
T: Activities of households 339 Show data context 1,780 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 5,145 Show data context 277 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,785 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,542 Show data context 1,808 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 63 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,523 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,063 Show data context 390 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,485 Show data context 16 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 244 Show data context 238 Show data context
J: Information and communication 30 Show data context 20 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 133 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 91 Show data context 4 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 231 Show data context 63 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 333 Show data context 99 Show data context
P: Education 126 Show data context 357 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 79 Show data context 232 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 285 Show data context 654 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,036 Show data context 2,517 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 2,967 Show data context 137 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5,491 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,308 Show data context 295 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 119 Show data context 2 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 25 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 823 Show data context 8 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,413 Show data context 505 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,298 Show data context 89 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 143 Show data context 213 Show data context
J: Information and communication 6 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 110 Show data context 11 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 26 Show data context 3 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 65 Show data context 13 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,796 Show data context 43 Show data context
P: Education 166 Show data context 342 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 95 Show data context 179 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 193 Show data context 185 Show data context
T: Activities of households 576 Show data context 1,532 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 2,948 Show data context 303 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 3,791 Show data context 46 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,852 Show data context 1,799 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 285 Show data context 18 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 31 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,172 Show data context 15 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,467 Show data context 729 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,211 Show data context 145 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 224 Show data context 543 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 129 Show data context 35 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 82 Show data context 16 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,818 Show data context 126 Show data context
P: Education 245 Show data context 360 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 87 Show data context 217 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 196 Show data context 102 Show data context
T: Activities of households 150 Show data context 478 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 1,412 Show data context 124 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 136 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 9,956 Show data context 1,038 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 249 Show data context 11 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 34 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,828 Show data context 38 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,613 Show data context 554 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 743 Show data context 53 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 235 Show data context 198 Show data context
J: Information and communication 194 Show data context 59 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 138 Show data context 58 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 42 Show data context 8 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 340 Show data context 56 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 39 Show data context 30 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,387 Show data context 278 Show data context
P: Education 458 Show data context 508 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 170 Show data context 248 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 233 Show data context 122 Show data context
T: Activities of households 110 Show data context 192 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, Forest of Dean District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 26th March 2019