Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2,278 Show data context 96 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 934 Show data context 30 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,708 Show data context 2,028 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 6 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 766 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 515 Show data context 75 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 321 Show data context 3 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 128 Show data context 39 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 42 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 210 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 61 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 50 Show data context 48 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 55 Show data context 15 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 74 Show data context 47 Show data context
T: Activities of households 295 Show data context 1,447 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 2,587 Show data context 786 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 4,146 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,522 Show data context 2,270 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 37 Show data context 8 Show data context
F: Construction 1,205 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 654 Show data context 224 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 585 Show data context 10 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 203 Show data context 204 Show data context
J: Information and communication 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 76 Show data context 76 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 72 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 103 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 87 Show data context 3 Show data context
P: Education 59 Show data context 114 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 33 Show data context 33 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 93 Show data context 162 Show data context
T: Activities of households 97 Show data context 1,063 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 2,051 Show data context 62 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 12,077 Show data context 36 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,591 Show data context 2,631 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 50 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 17 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 2,065 Show data context 10 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,166 Show data context 210 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 980 Show data context 10 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 306 Show data context 115 Show data context
J: Information and communication 23 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 96 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 34 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 152 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 405 Show data context 5 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 175 Show data context 9 Show data context
P: Education 137 Show data context 271 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 53 Show data context 41 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 155 Show data context 308 Show data context
T: Activities of households 183 Show data context 2,646 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 2,993 Show data context 240 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 16,231 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 20,209 Show data context 10,667 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 318 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 186 Show data context 134 Show data context
F: Construction 4,201 Show data context 6 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 4,390 Show data context 1,196 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 5,058 Show data context 50 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 667 Show data context 593 Show data context
J: Information and communication 140 Show data context 68 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 576 Show data context 5 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 266 Show data context 7 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1,301 Show data context 172 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 742 Show data context 96 Show data context
P: Education 328 Show data context 756 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 192 Show data context 321 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 916 Show data context 1,043 Show data context
T: Activities of households 579 Show data context 3,597 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 1,613 Show data context 84 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 38,225 Show data context 74 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,149 Show data context 4,314 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 448 Show data context 7 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 390 Show data context 53 Show data context
F: Construction 1,540 Show data context 22 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 4,444 Show data context 2,158 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,530 Show data context 361 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 534 Show data context 673 Show data context
J: Information and communication 8 Show data context 4 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 534 Show data context 81 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 86 Show data context 12 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 300 Show data context 75 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,315 Show data context 164 Show data context
P: Education 430 Show data context 824 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 276 Show data context 474 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 758 Show data context 480 Show data context
T: Activities of households 380 Show data context 3,036 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 1,502 Show data context 111 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 27,334 Show data context 193 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 10,802 Show data context 7,194 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 793 Show data context 44 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 156 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 4,569 Show data context 74 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 4,859 Show data context 3,888 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,922 Show data context 829 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 670 Show data context 1,880 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 527 Show data context 182 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 226 Show data context 142 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,292 Show data context 510 Show data context
P: Education 693 Show data context 1,330 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 373 Show data context 849 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 928 Show data context 782 Show data context
T: Activities of households 89 Show data context 729 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 1,470 Show data context 157 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 7,588 Show data context 90 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 20,345 Show data context 7,277 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 947 Show data context 84 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 112 Show data context 12 Show data context
F: Construction 5,157 Show data context 218 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 6,416 Show data context 4,574 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,615 Show data context 546 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 749 Show data context 1,290 Show data context
J: Information and communication 356 Show data context 135 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 644 Show data context 438 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 87 Show data context 45 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 417 Show data context 326 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 63 Show data context 88 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,997 Show data context 1,394 Show data context
P: Education 1,563 Show data context 2,475 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 864 Show data context 1,964 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 860 Show data context 806 Show data context
T: Activities of households 73 Show data context 377 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 37 Show data context 2 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, Barnsley District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 20th October 2019