Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 3,254 Show data context 90 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,168 Show data context 365 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 373 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 249 Show data context 29 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 101 Show data context 3 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 86 Show data context 19 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 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 16 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 115 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 88 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 26 Show data context 41 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 19 Show data context 20 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 44 Show data context 26 Show data context
T: Activities of households 295 Show data context 894 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 3,180 Show data context 444 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 23 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,233 Show data context 539 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 7 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 683 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 427 Show data context 130 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 452 Show data context 7 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 130 Show data context 123 Show data context
J: Information and communication 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 7 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 43 Show data context 60 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 53 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 54 Show data context 6 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 59 Show data context 3 Show data context
P: Education 29 Show data context 115 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 26 Show data context 40 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 93 Show data context 188 Show data context
T: Activities of households 108 Show data context 778 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2,638 Show data context 95 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,782 Show data context 760 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 5 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,237 Show data context 6 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 643 Show data context 122 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,544 Show data context 7 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 149 Show data context 97 Show data context
J: Information and communication 32 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 52 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 24 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 87 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 204 Show data context 10 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 117 Show data context 6 Show data context
P: Education 49 Show data context 233 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 30 Show data context 61 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 84 Show data context 291 Show data context
T: Activities of households 174 Show data context 1,671 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 3,380 Show data context 115 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 76 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,381 Show data context 1,779 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 76 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 23 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,362 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,742 Show data context 609 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,440 Show data context 16 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 240 Show data context 348 Show data context
J: Information and communication 48 Show data context 37 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 154 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 113 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 315 Show data context 114 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 374 Show data context 65 Show data context
P: Education 118 Show data context 357 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 51 Show data context 164 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 324 Show data context 553 Show data context
T: Activities of households 423 Show data context 2,112 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 2,515 Show data context 138 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 81 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,189 Show data context 1,455 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 275 Show data context 8 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 37 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,118 Show data context 9 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,654 Show data context 1,088 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 4,234 Show data context 195 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 243 Show data context 369 Show data context
J: Information and communication 9 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 189 Show data context 25 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 54 Show data context 2 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 162 Show data context 68 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 5 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,155 Show data context 60 Show data context
P: Education 121 Show data context 380 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 107 Show data context 196 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 343 Show data context 248 Show data context
T: Activities of households 351 Show data context 1,721 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 2,259 Show data context 290 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 79 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 12,916 Show data context 3,314 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 588 Show data context 52 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 37 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,374 Show data context 50 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,970 Show data context 2,049 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,835 Show data context 720 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 500 Show data context 953 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 313 Show data context 130 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 234 Show data context 143 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,896 Show data context 243 Show data context
P: Education 254 Show data context 441 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 217 Show data context 449 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 482 Show data context 476 Show data context
T: Activities of households 177 Show data context 580 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 1,374 Show data context 156 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 82 Show data context 4 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 17,062 Show data context 3,248 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 703 Show data context 94 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 77 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 3,683 Show data context 185 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 4,911 Show data context 4,256 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,541 Show data context 866 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 280 Show data context 642 Show data context
J: Information and communication 416 Show data context 202 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 482 Show data context 474 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 80 Show data context 70 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 769 Show data context 456 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 100 Show data context 206 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,959 Show data context 1,040 Show data context
P: Education 811 Show data context 1,673 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 496 Show data context 1,204 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 431 Show data context 669 Show data context
T: Activities of households 33 Show data context 230 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 749 Show data context 15 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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Date accessed: 06th December 2019