Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex

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Data for 1841 Sex
2011 Industrial Classification Male Female
A: Agriculture, forestry and fishing 6,391 Show data context 109 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,701 Show data context 997 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 780 Show data context 3 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 532 Show data context 55 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 191 Show data context 8 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 160 Show data context 39 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 28 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 211 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 242 Show data context 2 Show data context
P: Education 57 Show data context 77 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 38 Show data context 35 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 92 Show data context 55 Show data context
T: Activities of households 556 Show data context 1,840 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 6,145 Show data context 872 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 26 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,781 Show data context 1,932 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 5 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 893 Show data context 4 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 582 Show data context 221 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 506 Show data context 26 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 172 Show data context 195 Show data context
J: Information and communication 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 99 Show data context 106 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 58 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 41 Show data context 6 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 540 Show data context 3 Show data context
P: Education 60 Show data context 206 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 36 Show data context 73 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 155 Show data context 287 Show data context
T: Activities of households 330 Show data context 1,320 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 4,253 Show data context 73 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 62 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,896 Show data context 812 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 1,118 Show data context 2 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 387 Show data context 110 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 332 Show data context 14 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 135 Show data context 48 Show data context
J: Information and communication 7 Show data context 4 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 11 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 42 Show data context 0 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 65 Show data context 3 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 479 Show data context 22 Show data context
P: Education 54 Show data context 194 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 21 Show data context 46 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 92 Show data context 320 Show data context
T: Activities of households 477 Show data context 1,786 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 3,869 Show data context 123 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 501 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 2,913 Show data context 1,286 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 33 Show data context 0 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
F: Construction 798 Show data context 1 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 544 Show data context 189 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 880 Show data context 17 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 137 Show data context 105 Show data context
J: Information and communication 15 Show data context 5 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 38 Show data context 0 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 27 Show data context 1 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 87 Show data context 31 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 206 Show data context 54 Show data context
P: Education 73 Show data context 217 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 39 Show data context 89 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 162 Show data context 263 Show data context
T: Activities of households 742 Show data context 1,424 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 2,970 Show data context 93 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 179 Show data context 0 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,998 Show data context 828 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 91 Show data context 4 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 34 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 844 Show data context 7 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 848 Show data context 285 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 1,235 Show data context 72 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 225 Show data context 133 Show data context
J: Information and communication 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 60 Show data context 9 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 19 Show data context 2 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 57 Show data context 17 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 925 Show data context 32 Show data context
P: Education 99 Show data context 253 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 74 Show data context 138 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 269 Show data context 111 Show data context
T: Activities of households 864 Show data context 1,379 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 2,937 Show data context 260 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 126 Show data context 1 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 1,338 Show data context 583 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 115 Show data context 5 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 40 Show data context 1 Show data context
F: Construction 1,033 Show data context 25 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 604 Show data context 300 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 943 Show data context 88 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 180 Show data context 186 Show data context
J: Information and communication 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 102 Show data context 9 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 46 Show data context 23 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 1,159 Show data context 74 Show data context
P: Education 147 Show data context 262 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 93 Show data context 258 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 245 Show data context 95 Show data context
T: Activities of households 314 Show data context 462 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 678 Show data context 71 Show data context
B: Mining and quarrying 41 Show data context 2 Show data context
C: Manufacturing 5,993 Show data context 1,713 Show data context
D: Electricity, gas, steam etc 83 Show data context 12 Show data context
E: Water, sewerage and waste mgt 34 Show data context 2 Show data context
F: Construction 1,309 Show data context 34 Show data context
G: Wholesale and retail trade 1,279 Show data context 562 Show data context
H: Transport and storage 703 Show data context 87 Show data context
I: Accommodation and catering 154 Show data context 163 Show data context
J: Information and communication 138 Show data context 54 Show data context
K: Financial and insurance 102 Show data context 58 Show data context
L: Real estate activities. 20 Show data context 10 Show data context
M: Professional, scientific and technical 136 Show data context 56 Show data context
N: Administrative and support 43 Show data context 28 Show data context
O: Public administration and defence 592 Show data context 175 Show data context
P: Education 287 Show data context 366 Show data context
Q: Human health and social work 128 Show data context 198 Show data context
R,S: Arts & recreation; other services 164 Show data context 104 Show data context
T: Activities of households 53 Show data context 117 Show data context
U: Extraterritorial bodies 89 Show data context 5 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, Daventry District through time | Industry Statistics | Standard Industrial Classification (2007), by sex, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 30th September 2020