Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2,910 Show data context 50 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 34 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,143 Show data context 721 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 8 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,344 Show data context 6 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,039 Show data context 305 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 703 Show data context 6 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 162 Show data context 48 Show data context
J: Information and communication 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 47 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 40 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 174 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1,185 Show data context 13 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 305 Show data context 4 Show data context
P: Education 114 Show data context 211 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 111 Show data context 109 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 155 Show data context 417 Show data context
T: Activities of households 930 Show data context 3,949 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 28 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1861 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2,978 Show data context 307 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 23 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,363 Show data context 463 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 681 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 478 Show data context 81 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 329 Show data context 6 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 140 Show data context 114 Show data context
J: Information and communication 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 56 Show data context 59 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 74 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 57 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,029 Show data context 5 Show data context
P: Education 37 Show data context 114 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 31 Show data context 41 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 98 Show data context 241 Show data context
T: Activities of households 200 Show data context 999 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2,415 Show data context 56 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 10 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,515 Show data context 548 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,074 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 558 Show data context 99 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 646 Show data context 2 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 157 Show data context 61 Show data context
J: Information and communication 26 Show data context 3 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 34 Show data context 2 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 24 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 104 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 123 Show data context 10 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 994 Show data context 8 Show data context
P: Education 68 Show data context 212 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 35 Show data context 71 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 105 Show data context 449 Show data context
T: Activities of households 396 Show data context 2,260 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1911 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2,014 Show data context 67 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 70 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,327 Show data context 920 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 142 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 33 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,942 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,768 Show data context 424 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,567 Show data context 19 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 254 Show data context 252 Show data context
J: Information and communication 85 Show data context 34 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 329 Show data context 9 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 271 Show data context 27 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 643 Show data context 175 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,242 Show data context 115 Show data context
P: Education 148 Show data context 357 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 207 Show data context 465 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 574 Show data context 1,006 Show data context
T: Activities of households 1,516 Show data context 4,457 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 1,962 Show data context 105 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 46 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,881 Show data context 821 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 269 Show data context 13 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 48 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 2,386 Show data context 25 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,985 Show data context 1,153 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,048 Show data context 157 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 514 Show data context 466 Show data context
J: Information and communication 60 Show data context 21 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 474 Show data context 79 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 77 Show data context 12 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 427 Show data context 118 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,719 Show data context 167 Show data context
P: Education 267 Show data context 483 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 370 Show data context 593 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 692 Show data context 714 Show data context
T: Activities of households 2,085 Show data context 4,423 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 4 Show data context 1 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,913 Show data context 287 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 32 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,410 Show data context 1,876 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 379 Show data context 47 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 34 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 2,752 Show data context 73 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,764 Show data context 2,336 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,895 Show data context 557 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 531 Show data context 1,289 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 534 Show data context 356 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 437 Show data context 260 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 5,041 Show data context 1,188 Show data context
P: Education 458 Show data context 836 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 453 Show data context 1,078 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 694 Show data context 773 Show data context
T: Activities of households 951 Show data context 1,772 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 732 Show data context 99 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 25 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 8,463 Show data context 2,337 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,019 Show data context 269 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 82 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 4,116 Show data context 203 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 5,759 Show data context 4,574 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,284 Show data context 906 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 622 Show data context 694 Show data context
J: Information and communication 674 Show data context 288 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 1,209 Show data context 1,262 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 178 Show data context 167 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 1,306 Show data context 639 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 238 Show data context 262 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,833 Show data context 2,528 Show data context
P: Education 1,614 Show data context 2,641 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 911 Show data context 1,704 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 591 Show data context 815 Show data context
T: Activities of households 293 Show data context 827 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 7 Show data context 11 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: 25th May 2019