Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 4,002 Show data context 107 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,164 Show data context 227 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 432 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 249 Show data context 38 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 166 Show data context 2 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 63 Show data context 15 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. 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 28 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 152 Show data context 1 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 53 Show data context 1 Show data context
P: Education 26 Show data context 52 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 24 Show data context 28 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 51 Show data context 34 Show data context
T: Activities of households 244 Show data context 1,164 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 4,555 Show data context 752 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 30 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,943 Show data context 1,270 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 13 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 788 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 559 Show data context 217 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 711 Show data context 9 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 186 Show data context 189 Show data context
J: Information and communication 5 Show data context 2 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 68 Show data context 85 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 75 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 90 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 136 Show data context 5 Show data context
P: Education 47 Show data context 179 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 33 Show data context 76 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 107 Show data context 304 Show data context
T: Activities of households 111 Show data context 1,148 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1881 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 4,292 Show data context 106 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 9 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,784 Show data context 1,543 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 27 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 8 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,377 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 899 Show data context 287 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,607 Show data context 17 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 214 Show data context 155 Show data context
J: Information and communication 19 Show data context 7 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 49 Show data context 1 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 26 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 98 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 156 Show data context 12 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 299 Show data context 18 Show data context
P: Education 73 Show data context 277 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 33 Show data context 97 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 113 Show data context 495 Show data context
T: Activities of households 281 Show data context 2,329 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Data for 1911 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 5,587 Show data context 143 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,955 Show data context 2,232 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 139 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 39 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,962 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 2,124 Show data context 902 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,384 Show data context 20 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 375 Show data context 777 Show data context
J: Information and communication 46 Show data context 61 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 171 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 148 Show data context 11 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 303 Show data context 113 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,299 Show data context 102 Show data context
P: Education 179 Show data context 545 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 102 Show data context 335 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 439 Show data context 1,088 Show data context
T: Activities of households 626 Show data context 3,940 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 5,020 Show data context 518 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 21 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 4,229 Show data context 1,108 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 228 Show data context 2 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 85 Show data context 3 Show data context
F: Construction 1,461 Show data context 10 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,422 Show data context 1,270 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,098 Show data context 116 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 336 Show data context 434 Show data context
J: Information and communication 6 Show data context 1 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 227 Show data context 26 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 85 Show data context 11 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 172 Show data context 60 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,086 Show data context 33 Show data context
P: Education 185 Show data context 575 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 152 Show data context 353 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 441 Show data context 313 Show data context
T: Activities of households 907 Show data context 2,737 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 4,247 Show data context 318 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 22 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,592 Show data context 2,178 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 383 Show data context 28 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 74 Show data context 5 Show data context
F: Construction 2,173 Show data context 33 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,154 Show data context 1,667 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 2,179 Show data context 193 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 577 Show data context 859 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 254 Show data context 65 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 140 Show data context 82 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,216 Show data context 190 Show data context
P: Education 265 Show data context 521 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 123 Show data context 321 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 594 Show data context 474 Show data context
T: Activities of households 211 Show data context 759 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 2,448 Show data context 165 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 174 Show data context 10 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 8,388 Show data context 3,841 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 506 Show data context 40 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 90 Show data context 31 Show data context
F: Construction 2,541 Show data context 46 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 3,247 Show data context 2,187 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,857 Show data context 254 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 519 Show data context 507 Show data context
J: Information and communication 374 Show data context 147 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 200 Show data context 158 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 56 Show data context 58 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 435 Show data context 271 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 104 Show data context 19 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,421 Show data context 660 Show data context
P: Education 680 Show data context 865 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 214 Show data context 410 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 468 Show data context 392 Show data context
T: Activities of households 79 Show data context 375 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 543 Show data context 13 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, Waveney District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 24th October 2020