Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2,933 Show data context 105 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 645 Show data context 5 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,711 Show data context 531 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 4 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 399 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 279 Show data context 38 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 138 Show data context 7 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 101 Show data context 24 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. 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 26 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 180 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 39 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 35 Show data context 51 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 24 Show data context 7 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 39 Show data context 40 Show data context
T: Activities of households 319 Show data context 1,419 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 2,887 Show data context 583 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 962 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,623 Show data context 672 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 6 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 576 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 372 Show data context 145 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 266 Show data context 24 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 159 Show data context 162 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 71 Show data context 62 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 62 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 40 Show data context 2 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 102 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 40 Show data context 118 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 28 Show data context 22 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 92 Show data context 198 Show data context
T: Activities of households 206 Show data context 952 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 2,338 Show data context 77 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2,030 Show data context 15 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,208 Show data context 465 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 655 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 272 Show data context 76 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 322 Show data context 12 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 107 Show data context 72 Show data context
J: Information and communication 9 Show data context 3 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 20 Show data context 3 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 17 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 61 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 132 Show data context 5 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 958 Show data context 13 Show data context
P: Education 59 Show data context 152 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 42 Show data context 43 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 113 Show data context 207 Show data context
T: Activities of households 348 Show data context 1,658 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 2,879 Show data context 261 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 2,591 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 3,612 Show data context 1,099 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 44 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 12 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 788 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 630 Show data context 245 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 944 Show data context 12 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 142 Show data context 120 Show data context
J: Information and communication 12 Show data context 8 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 79 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 51 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 235 Show data context 42 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 415 Show data context 41 Show data context
P: Education 84 Show data context 193 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 53 Show data context 104 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 136 Show data context 215 Show data context
T: Activities of households 490 Show data context 1,337 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 2,083 Show data context 74 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 3,842 Show data context 11 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,654 Show data context 497 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 83 Show data context 1 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 102 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 834 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 927 Show data context 377 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 706 Show data context 57 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 199 Show data context 200 Show data context
J: Information and communication 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 118 Show data context 22 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 25 Show data context 3 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 101 Show data context 21 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,787 Show data context 66 Show data context
P: Education 148 Show data context 280 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 113 Show data context 178 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 223 Show data context 145 Show data context
T: Activities of households 336 Show data context 1,301 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 1,795 Show data context 225 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,666 Show data context 16 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,920 Show data context 942 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 146 Show data context 15 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 113 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,237 Show data context 18 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 899 Show data context 598 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 494 Show data context 89 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 172 Show data context 431 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 89 Show data context 34 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 73 Show data context 39 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 5,805 Show data context 243 Show data context
P: Education 153 Show data context 294 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 263 Show data context 423 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 298 Show data context 385 Show data context
T: Activities of households 115 Show data context 452 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 1,392 Show data context 173 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 1,276 Show data context 31 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 7,790 Show data context 1,935 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 319 Show data context 21 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 47 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 1,861 Show data context 60 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,725 Show data context 770 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 845 Show data context 75 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 232 Show data context 275 Show data context
J: Information and communication 74 Show data context 28 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 164 Show data context 84 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 34 Show data context 8 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 122 Show data context 63 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 75 Show data context 29 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,137 Show data context 297 Show data context
P: Education 551 Show data context 739 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 259 Show data context 274 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 239 Show data context 198 Show data context
T: Activities of households 61 Show data context 151 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 8 Show data context 1 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, Lichfield District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 07th July 2020