Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 786 Show data context 71 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 837 Show data context 3 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,948 Show data context 404 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 3 Show data context
F: Construction 1,688 Show data context 5 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 863 Show data context 154 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,783 Show data context 6 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 148 Show data context 116 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 11 Show data context 9 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 66 Show data context 2 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 461 Show data context 9 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 413 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 79 Show data context 56 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 81 Show data context 13 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 112 Show data context 64 Show data context
T: Activities of households 172 Show data context 2,085 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 1,278 Show data context 373 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 4,773 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 9,573 Show data context 2,138 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 34 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 15 Show data context 6 Show data context
F: Construction 2,062 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,665 Show data context 582 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 5,851 Show data context 33 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 264 Show data context 456 Show data context
J: Information and communication 34 Show data context 9 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 45 Show data context 23 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 123 Show data context 221 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 152 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 180 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 300 Show data context 7 Show data context
P: Education 104 Show data context 248 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 95 Show data context 69 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 179 Show data context 558 Show data context
T: Activities of households 88 Show data context 2,219 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 1,177 Show data context 218 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 10,670 Show data context 34 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 17,785 Show data context 2,942 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 71 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 3,975 Show data context 16 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,741 Show data context 739 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 5,238 Show data context 35 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 498 Show data context 287 Show data context
J: Information and communication 65 Show data context 5 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 199 Show data context 25 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 58 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 360 Show data context 7 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 965 Show data context 47 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 672 Show data context 17 Show data context
P: Education 217 Show data context 567 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 134 Show data context 163 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 284 Show data context 758 Show data context
T: Activities of households 427 Show data context 5,896 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 2,184 Show data context 378 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 21,699 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 27,168 Show data context 4,358 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 489 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 111 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 5,162 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 5,473 Show data context 2,498 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 8,507 Show data context 112 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 957 Show data context 884 Show data context
J: Information and communication 153 Show data context 132 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 679 Show data context 19 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 415 Show data context 21 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1,502 Show data context 436 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,034 Show data context 213 Show data context
P: Education 458 Show data context 1,204 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 289 Show data context 431 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,037 Show data context 2,023 Show data context
T: Activities of households 463 Show data context 6,479 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 1,004 Show data context 298 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 24,630 Show data context 64 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 12,554 Show data context 4,074 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,030 Show data context 23 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 218 Show data context 11 Show data context
F: Construction 3,363 Show data context 63 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 7,657 Show data context 5,908 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 5,368 Show data context 284 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 697 Show data context 1,291 Show data context
J: Information and communication 26 Show data context 7 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 747 Show data context 221 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 159 Show data context 34 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 514 Show data context 201 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 1 Show data context 6 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,960 Show data context 273 Show data context
P: Education 726 Show data context 1,608 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 412 Show data context 933 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,242 Show data context 1,269 Show data context
T: Activities of households 245 Show data context 5,351 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 1 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 766 Show data context 156 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 18,868 Show data context 173 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 29,367 Show data context 11,603 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,200 Show data context 168 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 229 Show data context 26 Show data context
F: Construction 6,498 Show data context 176 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 6,577 Show data context 6,947 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 6,173 Show data context 684 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 752 Show data context 2,704 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 758 Show data context 316 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 542 Show data context 306 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,222 Show data context 781 Show data context
P: Education 956 Show data context 1,592 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 875 Show data context 2,194 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,678 Show data context 1,671 Show data context
T: Activities of households 86 Show data context 1,165 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 649 Show data context 60 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 7,685 Show data context 99 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 33,289 Show data context 11,250 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1,364 Show data context 211 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 235 Show data context 73 Show data context
F: Construction 6,815 Show data context 249 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 8,318 Show data context 12,186 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 4,764 Show data context 773 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 801 Show data context 2,084 Show data context
J: Information and communication 815 Show data context 607 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 789 Show data context 849 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 103 Show data context 58 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 668 Show data context 637 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 138 Show data context 138 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 3,431 Show data context 1,972 Show data context
P: Education 2,361 Show data context 3,913 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 1,527 Show data context 3,407 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 1,132 Show data context 1,772 Show data context
T: Activities of households 27 Show data context 524 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 0 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, Sunderland District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 25th November 2020