Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2,640 Show data context 106 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 431 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,561 Show data context 1,137 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 476 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 159 Show data context 55 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 256 Show data context 5 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 55 Show data context 30 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 24 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 169 Show data context 6 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 36 Show data context 0 Show data context
P: Education 47 Show data context 12 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 30 Show data context 9 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 39 Show data context 25 Show data context
T: Activities of households 259 Show data context 1,327 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 3,293 Show data context 655 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,709 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,720 Show data context 2,905 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 681 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 477 Show data context 167 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 809 Show data context 16 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 53 Show data context 59 Show data context
J: Information and communication 5 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 83 Show data context 99 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 56 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 78 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 107 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 85 Show data context 51 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 25 Show data context 20 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 79 Show data context 152 Show data context
T: Activities of households 86 Show data context 1,199 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 2,573 Show data context 728 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,995 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,536 Show data context 1,721 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,209 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 671 Show data context 306 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 853 Show data context 23 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 48 Show data context 98 Show data context
J: Information and communication 18 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 58 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 102 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 177 Show data context 11 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 123 Show data context 14 Show data context
P: Education 90 Show data context 93 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 34 Show data context 27 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 99 Show data context 155 Show data context
T: Activities of households 316 Show data context 1,322 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 3,719 Show data context 983 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5,748 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,473 Show data context 3,616 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 61 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 57 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,738 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,384 Show data context 785 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,511 Show data context 140 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 217 Show data context 139 Show data context
J: Information and communication 27 Show data context 12 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 204 Show data context 6 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 23 Show data context 1 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 231 Show data context 14 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 477 Show data context 212 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 186 Show data context 10 Show data context
P: Education 163 Show data context 314 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 100 Show data context 194 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 313 Show data context 348 Show data context
T: Activities of households 585 Show data context 2,511 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 3,599 Show data context 539 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 5,429 Show data context 27 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,373 Show data context 4,116 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 182 Show data context 10 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 38 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,668 Show data context 50 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,708 Show data context 1,638 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,640 Show data context 274 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 350 Show data context 497 Show data context
J: Information and communication 10 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 327 Show data context 50 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 305 Show data context 14 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 216 Show data context 111 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,063 Show data context 103 Show data context
P: Education 257 Show data context 599 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 146 Show data context 351 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 488 Show data context 293 Show data context
T: Activities of households 498 Show data context 2,575 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 3,540 Show data context 591 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 4,970 Show data context 55 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 8,576 Show data context 4,532 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 240 Show data context 26 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 49 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 2,478 Show data context 85 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,102 Show data context 1,738 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,327 Show data context 469 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 572 Show data context 1,041 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 200 Show data context 76 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 95 Show data context 108 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,990 Show data context 252 Show data context
P: Education 328 Show data context 665 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 298 Show data context 760 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 526 Show data context 325 Show data context
T: Activities of households 184 Show data context 760 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 1,963 Show data context 474 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 3,151 Show data context 18 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 9,698 Show data context 4,836 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 478 Show data context 72 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 32 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 3,867 Show data context 177 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,958 Show data context 2,576 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,953 Show data context 540 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 656 Show data context 1,057 Show data context
J: Information and communication 45 Show data context 42 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 223 Show data context 159 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 77 Show data context 13 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 255 Show data context 190 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 27 Show data context 23 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,754 Show data context 688 Show data context
P: Education 599 Show data context 1,588 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 310 Show data context 1,025 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 523 Show data context 517 Show data context
T: Activities of households 75 Show data context 444 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 31 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, North Ayrshire District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 10th December 2019