Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2,599 Show data context 147 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 860 Show data context 47 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,816 Show data context 3,440 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 8 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 809 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 300 Show data context 71 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 329 Show data context 21 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 121 Show data context 42 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. 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 34 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 215 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 89 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 45 Show data context 48 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 27 Show data context 13 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 47 Show data context 62 Show data context
T: Activities of households 403 Show data context 1,478 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 2,716 Show data context 1,057 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 720 Show data context 520 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 258 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 153 Show data context 64 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 146 Show data context 4 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 86 Show data context 122 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 43 Show data context 39 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 20 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 10 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 37 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 30 Show data context 39 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 9 Show data context 10 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 34 Show data context 56 Show data context
T: Activities of households 43 Show data context 381 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 2,627 Show data context 166 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 830 Show data context 428 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 10 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 409 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 223 Show data context 79 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 654 Show data context 10 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 64 Show data context 48 Show data context
J: Information and communication 6 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 10 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 23 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 50 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 206 Show data context 6 Show data context
P: Education 59 Show data context 65 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 15 Show data context 15 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 42 Show data context 81 Show data context
T: Activities of households 115 Show data context 999 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 1,439 Show data context 221 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,509 Show data context 36 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,903 Show data context 3,821 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 63 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 30 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 757 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 773 Show data context 252 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 920 Show data context 15 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 124 Show data context 144 Show data context
J: Information and communication 27 Show data context 14 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 133 Show data context 3 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 58 Show data context 3 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 364 Show data context 49 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 187 Show data context 37 Show data context
P: Education 63 Show data context 176 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 56 Show data context 102 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 174 Show data context 229 Show data context
T: Activities of households 181 Show data context 847 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 6,458 Show data context 463 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 168 Show data context 10 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,425 Show data context 963 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 137 Show data context 2 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 34 Show data context 4 Show data context
F: Construction 1,109 Show data context 22 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,956 Show data context 858 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,523 Show data context 84 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 264 Show data context 426 Show data context
J: Information and communication 11 Show data context 3 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 220 Show data context 33 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 35 Show data context 4 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 134 Show data context 42 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 871 Show data context 47 Show data context
P: Education 171 Show data context 224 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 166 Show data context 189 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 364 Show data context 335 Show data context
T: Activities of households 202 Show data context 1,408 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 4,589 Show data context 460 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 62 Show data context 4 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,585 Show data context 1,582 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 278 Show data context 16 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,590 Show data context 25 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,408 Show data context 1,327 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,163 Show data context 150 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 400 Show data context 946 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 196 Show data context 79 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 130 Show data context 64 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 2,312 Show data context 1,110 Show data context
P: Education 265 Show data context 402 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 113 Show data context 246 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 486 Show data context 319 Show data context
T: Activities of households 140 Show data context 520 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 636 Show data context 101 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 454 Show data context 19 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 10,428 Show data context 2,765 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 247 Show data context 21 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 37 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 2,113 Show data context 81 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,171 Show data context 1,290 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,091 Show data context 96 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 298 Show data context 370 Show data context
J: Information and communication 186 Show data context 76 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 276 Show data context 163 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 27 Show data context 15 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 194 Show data context 76 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 37 Show data context 43 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,101 Show data context 434 Show data context
P: Education 471 Show data context 888 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 398 Show data context 600 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 361 Show data context 296 Show data context
T: Activities of households 28 Show data context 122 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 14 Show data context 3 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, Wyre District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 22nd October 2020