Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 666 Show data context 34 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 396 Show data context 75 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 157 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 126 Show data context 20 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 85 Show data context 1 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 38 Show data context 9 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. 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 19 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 124 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 55 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 14 Show data context 31 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 16 Show data context 14 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 18 Show data context 44 Show data context
T: Activities of households 200 Show data context 536 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 777 Show data context 84 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 314 Show data context 104 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 159 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 112 Show data context 25 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 87 Show data context 1 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 51 Show data context 58 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 31 Show data context 16 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 22 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 14 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 57 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 22 Show data context 33 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 12 Show data context 11 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 22 Show data context 86 Show data context
T: Activities of households 74 Show data context 357 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 784 Show data context 60 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 574 Show data context 154 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 302 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 246 Show data context 33 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 221 Show data context 1 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 87 Show data context 23 Show data context
J: Information and communication 9 Show data context 3 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 16 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 18 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 62 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 95 Show data context 4 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 102 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 35 Show data context 87 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 16 Show data context 69 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 36 Show data context 171 Show data context
T: Activities of households 158 Show data context 871 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 922 Show data context 78 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,128 Show data context 485 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 63 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 17 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 724 Show data context 0 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 774 Show data context 184 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 769 Show data context 13 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 112 Show data context 102 Show data context
J: Information and communication 40 Show data context 15 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 164 Show data context 6 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 145 Show data context 23 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 397 Show data context 116 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 340 Show data context 69 Show data context
P: Education 74 Show data context 164 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 52 Show data context 155 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 202 Show data context 430 Show data context
T: Activities of households 364 Show data context 1,550 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 706 Show data context 139 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 163 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,622 Show data context 591 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 146 Show data context 3 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 230 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 1,336 Show data context 14 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,421 Show data context 544 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 794 Show data context 68 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 226 Show data context 229 Show data context
J: Information and communication 60 Show data context 13 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 308 Show data context 61 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 44 Show data context 8 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 180 Show data context 56 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 684 Show data context 64 Show data context
P: Education 140 Show data context 219 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 108 Show data context 223 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 365 Show data context 307 Show data context
T: Activities of households 259 Show data context 1,250 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
Data for 1951 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 628 Show data context 150 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 116 Show data context 8 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 6,458 Show data context 2,187 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 141 Show data context 9 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 270 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,627 Show data context 41 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,231 Show data context 1,224 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 798 Show data context 125 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 204 Show data context 640 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 139 Show data context 74 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 118 Show data context 82 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,369 Show data context 132 Show data context
P: Education 216 Show data context 469 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 248 Show data context 726 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 433 Show data context 553 Show data context
T: Activities of households 98 Show data context 421 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 340 Show data context 53 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 94 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,437 Show data context 2,567 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 249 Show data context 52 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 219 Show data context 19 Show data context
F: Construction 2,227 Show data context 160 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,804 Show data context 1,986 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 3,246 Show data context 686 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 283 Show data context 386 Show data context
J: Information and communication 308 Show data context 129 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 376 Show data context 338 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 43 Show data context 75 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 465 Show data context 260 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 209 Show data context 533 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,313 Show data context 591 Show data context
P: Education 531 Show data context 1,182 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 469 Show data context 1,032 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 355 Show data context 563 Show data context
T: Activities of households 103 Show data context 259 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 3 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, Spelthorne District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 21st February 2020