1971 Census Appendix 4

INDUSTRY

Order I - Agriculture, forestry, fishing
Agriculture and Horticulture

000 = Farming and stock rearing

001 = Agriculture contracting

002 = Market gardening, fruit, flower and seed growing

003 = Forestry

004 = Fishing

Order II Mining and quarrying

005 = Coal mining

006 = Stone and slate quarrying and mining

007 = Chalk, clay, sand and gravel extraction

008 = Petroleum and natural gas

009 = Other mining and quarrying

Order III Food, drink and tobacco

010 = Grain milling

011 = Bread and flour confectionery

012 = Biscuits

013 = Bacon curing, meat and fish products

014 = Milk and milk products

015 = Sugar

016 = Cocoa, chocolate and sugar confectionery

017 = Fruit and vegetable products

018 = Animal and poultry foods

019 = Vegetable and animal oils and fats

020 = Food industries not elsewhere specified

021 = Brewing and malting

022 = Soft drinks

023 = Other drink industries

024 = Tobacco

Order IV Coal and Petroleum products

025 = Coke ovens and manufactured fuel

026 = Mineral oil refining

027 = Lubricating oils and greases

Order V Chemicals and allied industries

028 = General chemicals

029 = Pharmaceuticals chemicals and preparations

030 = Toilet preparations

031 = Paint

032 = Soap and detergents

033 = Synthetic resins and plastics materials and synthetic rubber

034 = Dyestuffs and pigments

035 = Fertilisers

036 = Other chemical industries

Order VI Metal manufacture

037 = Iron and steel (general)

038 = Steel tubes

039 = Iron castings etc

040 = Aluminium and aluminium alloys

041 = Copper, brass and other copper alloys

042 = Other base metals

Order VII Mechanical Engineering

043 = Agricultural machinery (except tractors)

044 = Metal-working machine tools

045 = Pumps, valves and compressors

046 = Industrial engines

047 = Textile machinery and accessories

048 = Construction and earth moving equipment

049 = Mechanical handling equipment

050 = Office machinery

051 = Other machinery

052 = Industrial (including process) plant and steelwork

053 = Ordnance and small arms

054 = Other mechanical engineering not elsewhere specified

Order VIII Instrument engineering

055 = Photographic and document copying equipment

056 = Watches and clocks

057 = Surgical instruments and appliances

058 = Scientific and industrial instruments and systems

Order IX Electrical engineering

059 = Electrical machinery

060 = Insulated wires and cables

061 = Telegraph and telephone apparatus and equipment

062 = Radio and electronic components

063 = Broadcast receiving and sound reproducing equipment

064 = Electronic computers

065 = Radio, radar and electronic capital goods

066 = Electric appliances primarily for domestic use

067 = Other electrical goods

Order X Shipbuilding and marine engineering

068 = Shipbuilding and marine engineering

Order XI Vehicles

069 = Wheeled tractor manufacturing

070 = Motor vehicle manufacturing

071 = Motor cycle, tricycle and pedal cycle manufacturing

072 = Aerospace equipment manufacturing and repairing

073 = Locomotives and railway track equipment

074 = Railway carriages and wagons and trams

075 = Engineer's small tools and gauges

076 = Hand tools and implements

077 = Cutlery, spoons, forks and plated tableware etc

078 = Bolts, nuts, screws, rivets etc

079 = Wire and wire manufacture

080 = Cans and metal boxes

081 = Jewellry and precious metals

082 = Metal industries not elsewhere supplied

Order XIII Textiles

083 = Production of man made fibres

084 = Spinning and doubling on the cotton and flax systems

085 = Weaving of cotton, linen and man made fibres

086 = Woollen and worsted

087 = Jute

088 = Rope, Twine and net

089 = Hosiery and other knitted goods

090 = Lace

091 = Carpets

092 = Narrow fabrics

093 = Made up textiles

094 = Textile finishing

095 = Other textile industries

Order XIV Leather, leather goods and fur

096 = Leather (tanning and dressing) and fellmongery

097 = Leather goods

098 = Fur

Order XV Clothing and Footwear

099 = Weatherproof outerwear

100 = Men's and boys' tailored outerwear

101 = Women's and girls' tailored outerwear

102 = Overalls and men's shirts underwear etc

103 = Dresses, lingerie, infants wear etc

104 = Hats, caps and millinery

105 = Dress industries not elsewhere specified

106 = Footwear

Order XVI Bricks, pottery, glass, cement etc

107 = Bricks, fireclay and refractory goods

108 = Pottery

109 = Glass

110 = Cement

111 = Abrasives and building materials, etc. not elsewhere specified

Order XVII Timber, furniture etc

112 = Timber

113 = Furniture and upholstery

114 = Bedding etc

115 = Shop and office fitting

116 = Wooden containers and baskets

117 = Miscellaneous wood and cork manufacturers

Order XVIII Paper, printing and publishing

118 = Paper and board

119 = Packaging products of paper, board and associated materials

120 = Manufactured stationery

121 = Manufactures of paper and board not elsewhere specified

122 = Printing, publishing of newspapers

123 = Printing, publishing of periodicals

124 = Other printing, publishing, bookbinding, engraving etc.

Order XIX Other manufacturing industries

125 = Rubber

126 = Linoleum, plastics, floor covering, leather cloth, etc

127 = Brushes brooms

128 = Toys, games, children's carriages and sports equipment

129 = Miscellaneous stationers' goods

130 = Plastics products not elsewhere specified

131 = Miscellaneous manufacturing industries

Order XX Construction

132 = Construction

Order XXI Gas electricity and water

133 = Gas

134 = Electricity

135 = Water supply

Order XXII Transport and communication

136 = Railways

137 = Road Passenger Transport

138 = Road haulage contracting for general hire or reward

139 = Other road haulage

Order XXII Transport and communication continued

140 = Sea transport

141 = Port and inland water transport

142 = Air transport

143 = Postal services and telecommunications

144 = Miscellaneous transport services and storage

Order XXIII Distributive trades

145 = Wholesale distribution of food and drink

146 = Wholesale distribution of petroleum products

147 = Other wholesale distribution

148 = Retail distribution of food and drink

149 = Other retail distribution

150 = Dealing in coal, oil, builder's materials, grain and agricultural supplies

151 = Dealing in other industrial materials and machinery

Order XXIV Insurance, banking, finance and business services

152 = Insurance

153 = Banking and bill discounting

154 = Other financial institution

155 = Property owning and managing etc

156 = Advertising and market research

157 = Other business services

158 = Central offices not allocable elsewhere

Order XXV Professional and scientific services

159 = Accountancy Services

Educational Services

160 = Maintained primary and secondary schools

161 = Other primary and secondary schools

162 = Universities

163 = Colleges of education

164 = Establishments for further education

165 = Educational administration

166 = Educational establishments not elsewhere specified

167 = Legal services

Medical and dental services

168 = Hospital and consultant services

169 = Local authority health services

170 = General medical services

171 = Dental services

173 = Religious organisations

174 = Research and development services

Other professional and scientific services

175 = Architects, surveyors, and consulting engineers

176 = Other scientific and technical services

177 = Professional and scientific organisations

178 = Veterinary surgery

179 = Other

Order XXVI Miscellaneous Services

180 = Cinemas, theatres, radio etc

181 = Sport and other recreations

182 = Betting and gambling

183 = Hotels and other residential establishments

184 = Restaurants, cafes, snack bars

185 = Public houses

186 = Clubs

187 = Catering contractors

188 = Hairdressing and manicure

189 = Private domestic service

190 = Laundries

191 = Dry Cleaning, job dyeing, carpet beating etc

192 = Motor repairers, distributors, garages and filling stations

193 = Repair of boots and shoes

other services

194 = Funeral services

195 = Photography

196 = Welfare and charitable services

197 = Community service not elsewhere specified

198 = Service of commonwealth and foreign governments

199 = Trade associations

200 = Other

Order XXVII Public administration and defence
National government service

201 = Armed forces

202 = Defence departments (civilian staffs)

203 = Other

Local government service

204 = Police

205 = Fire service

206 = Other

Industry inadequately described

207 = Industry inadequately described

Place of work outside the UK

208 = Place of work outside UK

 

999 = Not applicable