Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 293 Show data context 12 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 3,279 Show data context 194 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,082 Show data context 125 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 407 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 131 Show data context 11 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 412 Show data context 22 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 48 Show data context 13 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. 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 90 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
P: Education 9 Show data context 4 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 24 Show data context 36 Show data context
T: Activities of households 64 Show data context 532 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 453 Show data context 146 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 3,606 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,534 Show data context 564 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 547 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 314 Show data context 96 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 323 Show data context 126 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 72 Show data context 98 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. 31 Show data context 31 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 33 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 25 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 34 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 18 Show data context 25 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 18 Show data context 17 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 55 Show data context 117 Show data context
T: Activities of households 25 Show data context 388 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 285 Show data context 39 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 4,757 Show data context 146 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,156 Show data context 693 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 16 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 4 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 604 Show data context 6 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 341 Show data context 84 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 576 Show data context 19 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 79 Show data context 68 Show data context
J: Information and communication 7 Show data context 3 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 34 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 9 Show data context 1 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 47 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 89 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 53 Show data context 5 Show data context
P: Education 50 Show data context 102 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 17 Show data context 15 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 74 Show data context 134 Show data context
T: Activities of households 42 Show data context 1,261 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 845 Show data context 63 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 20,611 Show data context 12 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,765 Show data context 1,044 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 131 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 23 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 2,502 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,082 Show data context 688 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,132 Show data context 16 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 348 Show data context 401 Show data context
J: Information and communication 39 Show data context 33 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 361 Show data context 3 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 130 Show data context 3 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 370 Show data context 47 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 459 Show data context 79 Show data context
P: Education 219 Show data context 442 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 112 Show data context 125 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 394 Show data context 465 Show data context
T: Activities of households 223 Show data context 1,908 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 143 Show data context 8 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 18,301 Show data context 39 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,939 Show data context 242 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 141 Show data context 2 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 32 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 358 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,129 Show data context 1,076 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,288 Show data context 67 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 156 Show data context 180 Show data context
J: Information and communication 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 291 Show data context 29 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 43 Show data context 7 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 83 Show data context 20 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 828 Show data context 66 Show data context
P: Education 279 Show data context 632 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 137 Show data context 223 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 249 Show data context 141 Show data context
T: Activities of households 209 Show data context 1,149 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 124 Show data context 9 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 9,424 Show data context 100 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 8,512 Show data context 1,434 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 300 Show data context 22 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 37 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,368 Show data context 15 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,852 Show data context 1,656 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,649 Show data context 137 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 225 Show data context 624 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 235 Show data context 77 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 44 Show data context 25 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 993 Show data context 178 Show data context
P: Education 368 Show data context 551 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 161 Show data context 437 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 372 Show data context 212 Show data context
T: Activities of households 6 Show data context 291 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 754 Show data context 67 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2,279 Show data context 18 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 9,056 Show data context 1,361 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 192 Show data context 22 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 81 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,787 Show data context 27 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,534 Show data context 708 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,037 Show data context 59 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 231 Show data context 243 Show data context
J: Information and communication 89 Show data context 26 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 158 Show data context 78 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 23 Show data context 4 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 88 Show data context 36 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 19 Show data context 11 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,149 Show data context 328 Show data context
P: Education 453 Show data context 547 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 320 Show data context 363 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 188 Show data context 125 Show data context
T: Activities of households 24 Show data context 62 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 8 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, Blaenau Gwent District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 26th May 2019