LS variable metadata
Variable: HHIND9
Table: ME91
Short description: Industry of head of H/H. 1991.

Variable coded as: IND9
Table: ME91
Short description: Industry. 1991.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 500-820 See 1991 Census Appendix 7

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
500Division 0 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 0100 Agriculture and Horticulture
501Division 0 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 0200 Forestry
502Division 0 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 0300 Fishing
503Division 1 Energy and Water Supply Industry; 1113 Deep Coal Mines
504Division 1 Energy and Water Supply Industry; 1114 Opencast Coal Mining
505Division 1 Energy and Water Supply Industry; 1115 Manufacture of Solid fuels
506Division 1 Energy and Water Supply Industry; 1200 Coke ovens
507Division 1 Energy and Water Supply Industry; 1300 Extraction of Mineral Oil and Natural Gas
508Division 1 Energy and Water Supply Industry; 1401 Mineral Oil Refining
509Division 1 Energy and Water Supply Industry; 1402 Other treatment of Petroleum products
510Division 1 Energy and Water Supply Industry; 1520 Nuclear Fuel Production
511Division 1 Energy and Water Supply Industry; 1610 Production and distribution of Electricity
512Division 1 Energy and Water Supply Industry; 1620 Public Gas Supply
513Division 1 Energy and Water Supply Industry; 1630 Production and distribution of other forms of energy
514Division 1 Energy and Water Supply Industry; 1700 Water Supply Industry
515Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2100 Extraction and preparation of metalliferous ores
516Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2210 Iron and Steel Industry
517Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2220 Steel Tubes
518Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2234 Drawing and manufacture of steel wire and steel wire products
519Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2235 Other drawing, cold rolling and cold forming of steel
520Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2245 Aluminium and aluminium alloys
521Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2246 Copper, Brass and other copper alloys
522Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2247 Other non-ferrous metals and their alloys
523Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2310 Extraction of stone, clay, sand and gravel
524Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2330 Salt extraction and refining
525Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2396 Extraction of other minerals not elsewhere specified
526Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2410 Structural clay products
527Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2420 Cement, lime and plaster
528Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2436 Ready mixed concrete
529Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2437 Other building products of concrete, cement or plaster
530Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2440 Asbestos goods
531Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2450 Working of stone and other non-metallic minerals not elsewhere specified
532Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2460 Abrasive products
533Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2471 Flat glass
534Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2478 Glass containers
535Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2479 Other glass products
536Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2481 Refractory goods
537Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2489 Ceramic goods
538Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2511 Inorganic chemicals except industrial gases
539Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2512 Basic organic chemicals except specialised pharmaceutical chemicals
540Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2513 Fertilisers
541Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2514 Synthetic resins and plastics materials
542Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2515 Synthetic rubber
543Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2516 Dyestuffs and pigments
544Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2551 Paints, varnishes and painters' fillings
545Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2552 Printing ink
546Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2562 Formulated adhesives and sealants
547Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2563 Chemical treatment of oils and fats
548Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2564 Essential oils and flavouring materials
549Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2565 Explosives
550Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2567 Miscellaneous chemical products for industrial use
551Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2568 Formulated pesticides
552Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2569 Adhesive film, cloth and foil
553Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2570 Pharmaceutical products
554Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2581 Soap and synthetic detergents
555Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2582 Perfumes, cosmetics and toilet preparations
556Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2591 Photographic materials and chemicals
557Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2599 Chemical products, not elsewhere specified
558Division 2 Extraction of mineral and ores other than fuels: manufacture of metals, mineral products and chemicals; 2600 Production of man-made fibres
559Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3111 Ferrous metal foundries
560Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3112 Non-ferrous metal foundries
561Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3120 Forging, pressing and stamping
562Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3137 Bolts, nuts, washers, rivets, springs and non-precision chains
563Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3138 Heat and surface treatment of metals, including sintering
564Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3142 Metal doors, windows, etc
565Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3161 Hand tools and implements
566Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3162 Cutlery, spoons, forks and similar tableware: razors
567Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3163 Metal storage vessels (mainly non-industrial)
568Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3164 Packaging products of metal
569Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3165 Domestic heating and cooking appliances (non-electrical)
570Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3166 Metal furniture and safes
571Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3167 Domestic and similar utensils of metal
572Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3169 Finished metal products not elsewhere specified
573Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3204 Fabricated constructional steelwork
574Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3205 Boilers and process plant fabrications
575Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3211 Agricultural machinery
576Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3212 Wheeled tractors
577Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3221 Metal-working machine tools
578Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3222 Engineers' small tools
579Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3230 Textile machinery
580Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3244 Food, drink and tobacco processing machinery; packaging and bottling machinery
581Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3245 Chemical industry machinery; furnaces and kilns; gas, water and waste treatment plant
582Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3246 Process engineering contractors
583Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3251 Mining machinery
584Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3254 Construction and earth moving equipment
585Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3255 Mechanical lifting and handling equipment
586Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3261 Precision chains and other mechanical power transmission equipment
587Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3262 Ball, needle and roller bearings
588Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3275 Machinery for working wood, rubber, plastics, leather and making paper, glass, bricks and similar materials; laundry and dry cleaning machinery
589Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3276 Printing, bookbinding and paper goods machinery
590Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3281 Internal combustion engines (except for road vehicles, wheeled tractors primarily for agricultural purposes and aircraft) and other prime movers
591Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3283 Compressors and fluid power equipment
592Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3284 Refrigerating machinery, space heating, ventilating and air conditioning equipment
593Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3285 Scales, weighing machinery and portable power tools
594Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3286 Other industrial and commercial machinery
595Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3287 Pumps
596Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3288 Industrial valves
597Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3289 Mechanical, marine and precision engineering not elsewhere specified
598Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3290 Ordnance, small arms and ammunition
599Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3301 Office machinery
600Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3302 Electronic data processing equipment
601Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3410 Insulated wires and cables
602Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3420 Basic electrical equipment
603Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3432 Batteries and accumulators
604Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3433 Alarms and signalling equipment
605Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3434 Electrical equipment for motor vehicles, cycles and aircraft
606Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3435 Electrical equipment for industrial use, not elsewhere specified
607Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3441 Telegraph and telephone apparatus and equipment
608Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3442 Electrical instruments and control systems
609Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3443 Radio and electronic capital goods
610Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3444 Components other than active components, mainly for electronic equipment
611Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3452 Gramophone records and pre-recorded tapes
612Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3453 Active components and electronic sub-assemblies
613Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3454 Electronic consumer goods and other electronic equipment not elsewhere specified
614Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3460 Domestic-type electric appliances
615Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3470 Electric lamps and other electric lighting equipment
616Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3480 Electrical equipment installation
617Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3510 Motor vehicles and their engines
618Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3521 Motor vehicle bodies
619Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3522 Trailers and semi-trailers
620Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3523 Caravans
621Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3530 Motor vehicle parts
622Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3610 Shipbuilding and repairing
623Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3620 Railway and tramway engines
624Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3633 Motor cycles and parts
625Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3634 Pedal cycles and parts
626Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3640 Aerospace equipment manufacturing and repairing
627Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3650 Other vehicles
628Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3710 Measuring, checking and precision instruments and apparatus
629Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3720 Medical and surgical equipment and orthopaedic appliances
630Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3731 Spectacles and unmounted lenses
631Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3732 Optical precision instruments
632Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3733 Photographic and cinematographic equipment
633Division 3 Metal goods, Engineering and Vehicle Industries; 3740 Clocks, watches and other timing devices
634Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4115 Margarine and compound cooking fats
635Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4116 Processing organic oils and fats (other than crude animal fat production)
636Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4121 Slaughterhouses
637Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4122 Bacon curing and meat processing
638Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4123 Poultry slaughter and processing
639Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4126 Animal by-product processing
640Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4130 Preparation of milk and milk products
641Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4147 Processing of fruit and vegetables
642Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4150 Fish processing
643Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4160 Grain milling
644Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4180 Starch
645Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4196 Bread and flour confectionery
646Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4197 Biscuits and crispbread
647Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4200 Sugar and sugar by-products
648Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4213 Ice cream
649Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4214 Cocoa, chocolate and sugar confectionery
650Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4221 Compound animal feeds
651Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4222 Pet foods and non-compound animal feeds
652Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4239 Miscellaneous foods
653Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4240 Spirit distilling and compounding
654Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4261 Wines, cider and perry
655Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4270 Brewing and malting
656Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4283 Soft drinks
657Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4290 Tobacco Industry
658Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4310 Woollen and worsted industry
659Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4321 Spinning and doubling on the cotton system
660Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4322 Weaving of cotton, silk and man-made fibres
661Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4336 Throwing, texturing, etc of continuous filament yarn
662Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4340 Spinning and weaving of flax, hemp and ramie
663Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4350 Jute and polypropylene yarns and fabrics
664Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4363 Hosiery and other weft knitted goods and fabrics
665Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4364 Warp knitted fabrics
666Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4370 Textile finishing
667Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4384 Pile carpets, carpeting and rugs
668Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4385 Other carpets, carpeting, rugs and matting
669Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4395 Lace
670Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4396 Rope, twine and net
671Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4398 Narrow fabrics
672Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4399 Other miscellaneous textiles
673Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4410 Leather (tanning and dressing) and fellmongery
674Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4420 Leather goods
675Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4510 Footwear
676Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4531 Weatherproof outerwear
677Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4532 Men's and boys' tailored outerwear
678Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4533 Women's and girls' tailored outerwear
679Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4534 Work clothing and men's and boys' jeans
680Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4535 Men's and boys' shirts, underwear and nightwear
681Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4536 Women's and girls' light outerwear, lingerie and infants' wear
682Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4537 Hats, caps and millinery
683Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4538 Gloves
684Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4539 Other dress industries
685Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4555 Soft furnishings
686Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4556 Canvas goods, sacks and other made-up textiles
687Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4557 Household textiles
688Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4560 Fur goods
689Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4610 Sawmilling, planing, etc of wood
690Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4620 Manufacture of semi-finished wood products and further processing and treatment of wood
691Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4630 Builders' carpentry and joinery
692Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4640 Wooden containers
693Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4650 Other wooden articles (except furniture)
694Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4663 Brushes and brooms
695Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4664 Articles of cork and basketware, wickerwork and other plaiting materials
696Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4671 Wooden and upholstered furniture
697Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4672 Shop and office fitting
698Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4710 Pulp, paper and board
699Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4721 Wall coverings
700Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4722 Household and personal hygiene products of paper
701Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4723 Stationery
702Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4724 Packaging products of paper and pulp
703Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4725 Packaging products of board
704Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4728 Other paper and board products
705Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4751 Printing and publishing of newspapers
706Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4752 Printing and publishing of periodicals
707Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4753 Printing and publishing of books
708Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4754 Other printing and publishing
709Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4811 Rubber tyres and inner tubes
710Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4812 Other rubber products
711Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4820 Retreading and specialist repairing of rubber tyres
712Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4831 Plastic coated textile fabric
713Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4832 Plastics semi-manufactures
714Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4833 Plastics floorcoverings
715Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4834 Plastics building products
716Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4835 Plastics packaging products
717Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4836 Plastics products not elsewhere specified
718Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4910 Jewellery and coins
719Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4920 Musical instruments
720Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4930 Photographic and cinematographic processing laboratories
721Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4941 Toys and games
722Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4942 Sports goods
723Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4954 Miscellaneous stationers's goods
724Division 4 Other Manufacturing Industries; 4959 Other manufactures not elsewhere specified
725Division 5 Construction; 5000 Construction
726Division 6 Distribution, Hotels and catering;repairs; 6148 Wholesale distribution of motor vehicles and parts and accessories
727Division 6 Distribution, Hotels and catering;repairs; 61 rem Remainder of wholesale distribution (except dealing in scrap and waste materials)
728Division 6 Distribution, Hotels and catering;repairs; 6200 Dealing in scrap and waste materials
729Division 6 Distribution, Hotels and catering;repairs; 6300 Commission agents
730Division 6 Distribution, Hotels and catering;repairs; 6510/6520 Retail distribution of motor vehicles and parts filling stations (motor fuel and lubricants)
731Division 6 Distribution, Hotels and catering;repairs; 64/65 Remainder of retail distribution
732Division 6 Distribution, Hotels and catering;repairs; 6611 Eating places supplying food for consumption on the premises
733Division 6 Distribution, Hotels and catering;repairs; 6612 Take-away food shops
734Division 6 Distribution, Hotels and catering;repairs; 6620 Public houses and bars
735Division 6 Distribution, Hotels and catering;repairs; 6630 Night clubs and licensed clubs
736Division 6 Distribution, Hotels and catering;repairs; 6640 Canteen and messes
737Division 6 Distribution, Hotels and catering;repairs; 6650 Hotel trade
738Division 6 Distribution, Hotels and catering;repairs; 6670 Other tourist or short-stay accommodation
739Division 6 Distribution, Hotels and catering;repairs; 6710 Repair and servicing of motor vehicles
740Division 6 Distribution, Hotels and catering;repairs; 6720 Repair of footwear and leather goods
741Division 6 Distribution, Hotels and catering;repairs; 6730 Repair of other consumer goods
742Division 7 Transport and Communication; 7100 Railways
743Division 7 Transport and Communication; 7210 Scheduled road passenger transport and urban railways
744Division 7 Transport and Communication; 7220 Other road passenger transport
745Division 7 Transport and Communication; 7230 Road haulage
746Division 7 Transport and Communication; 7260 Transport not elsewhere specified
747Division 7 Transport and Communication; 7400 Sea transport
748Division 7 Transport and Communication; 7500 Air transport
749Division 7 Transport and Communication; 7610 Supporting services to inland transport
750Division 7 Transport and Communication; 7630 Supporting services to sea transport
751Division 7 Transport and Communication; 7640 Supporting services to air transport
752Division 7 Transport and Communication; 7700 Miscellaneous transport services and storage not elsewhere specified
753Division 7 Transport and Communication; 7901 Postal services
754Division 7 Transport and Communication; 7902 Telecommunications
755Division 8 Banking, Finance, Insurance, Business Services and Leasing; 8140 Banking and bill-discounting
756Division 8 Banking, Finance, Insurance, Business Services and Leasing; 8150 Other financial institutions
757Division 8 Banking, Finance, Insurance, Business Services and Leasing; 8200 Insurance, except for compulsory social security
758Division 8 Banking, Finance, Insurance, Business Services and Leasing; 8310 Activities auxiliary to banking and finance
759Division 8 Banking, Finance, Insurance, Business Services and Leasing; 8320 Activities auxiliary to insurance
760Division 8 Banking, Finance, Insurance, Business Services and Leasing; 8340 House and estate agents
761Division 8 Banking, Finance, Insurance, Business Services and Leasing; 8350 Legal services
762Division 8 Banking, Finance, Insurance, Business Services and Leasing; 8360 Accountants, auditors, tax experts
763Division 8 Banking, Finance, Insurance, Business Services and Leasing; 8370 Professional and technical services not elsewhere specified
764Division 8 Banking, Finance, Insurance, Business Services and Leasing; 8380 Advertising
765Division 8 Banking, Finance, Insurance, Business Services and Leasing; 8394 Computer services
766Division 8 Banking, Finance, Insurance, Business Services and Leasing; 8395 Business services, not elsewhere specified
767Division 8 Banking, Finance, Insurance, Business Services and Leasing; 8396 Central offices not allocable elsewhere
768Division 8 Banking, Finance, Insurance, Business Services and Leasing; 8410 Hiring out agricultural and horticultural equipment
769Division 8 Banking, Finance, Insurance, Business Services and Leasing; 8420 Hiring out construction machinery and equipment
770Division 8 Banking, Finance, Insurance, Business Services and Leasing; 8430 Hiring out office machinery and furniture
771Division 8 Banking, Finance, Insurance, Business Services and Leasing; 8460 Hiring out consumer goods
772Division 8 Banking, Finance, Insurance, Business Services and Leasing; 8480 Hiring out transport equipment
773Division 8 Banking, Finance, Insurance, Business Services and Leasing; 8490 Hiring out other movables
774Division 8 Banking, Finance, Insurance, Business Services and Leasing; 8500 Owning and dealing in real estate
775Division 9 Other services; 9111 National government service not elsewhere specified
776Division 9 Other services; 9112 Local government service not elsewhere specified
777Division 9 Other services; 9120 Justice
778Division 9 Other services; 9130 Police
779Division 9 Other services; 9140 Fire services
780Division 9 Other services; 9150 National defence
781Division 9 Other services; 9190 Social security
782Division 9 Other services; 9211 Refuse disposal, street cleaning, fumigation, etc
783Division 9 Other services; 9212 Sewage disposal
784Division 9 Other services; 9230 Cleaning services
785Division 9 Other services; 9310 Higher education - universities
786Division 9 Other services; 9310 Higher education - polytechnics
787Division 9 Other services; 9310 Higher education - remainder
788Division 9 Other services; 9330 Education not elsewhere specified and vocational training
789Division 9 Other services; 9360 Driving and flying schools
790Division 9 Other services; 9400 Research and development
791Division 9 Other services; 9510 Hospitals, nursing homes etc
792Division 9 Other services; 9520 Other medical care institutions
793Division 9 Other services; 9530 Medical practices
794Division 9 Other services; 9540 Dental practices
795Division 9 Other services; 9550 Agency and private midwives, nurses, etc
796Division 9 Other services; 9560 Veterinary practices and animal hospitals
797Division 9 Other services; 9611 Social welfare, charitable and community services
798Division 9 Other services; 9631 Trade unions, business and professional associations
799Division 9 Other services; 9660 Religious organisations and similar associations
800Division 9 Other services; 9690 Tourist offices and other community services
801Division 9 Other services; 9711 Film production, distribution and exhibition
802Division 9 Other services; 9741 Radio and television services, theatres, etc
803Division 9 Other services; 9760 Authors, music composers and other own account artists not elsewhere specified
804Division 9 Other services; 9770 Libraries, museums, art galleries, etc
805Division 9 Other services; 9791 Sport and other recreational services
806Division 9 Other services; 9811 Laundries
807Division 9 Other services; 9812 Dry cleaning and allied services
808Division 9 Other services; 9820 Hairdressing and beauty parlours
809Division 9 Other services; 9890 Personal services not elsewhere specified
810Division 9 Other services; 9900 Domestic services
811Division 9 Other services; 0000 Diplomatic representation, international organisations, allied armed forces
812Division 9 Other services; 9320 School education - maintained (Nursery and Primary and middle deemed Primary)
813Division 9 Other services; 9320 School education - Non-maintained (Nursery and Primary and middle deemed Primary)
814Division 9 Other services; 9320 School education - maintained (Secondary and middle deemed Secondary)
815Division 9 Other services; 9320 School education - Non-maintained (Secondary and middle deemed Secondary)
816Division 9 Other services; 9320 School education - Maintained (special)
817Division 9 Other services; 9320 School education - Non-maintained (special)
818Division 9 Other services; -- Industry inadequately described
819Division 9 Other services; -- Industry not stated
820Division 9 Other services; -- Workplace outside UK

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1991 Census. Question 16. For definitions see 1991 Census Appendix 20
Former name of variable: IND
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Occupation
Classification: SIC(80) 
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995) pp. 335-336.
Reference 2: 1991 Census Appendix 7
Reference 3: 1991 Census Appendix 20