TABLE 2 NUMBER OF PERSONS ENGAGED IN MANUFACTURING ESTABLISHMENTS BY WORK STATUS, SEX AND DIVISION OF INDUSTRY
 
  Code
  Division of industry  
Number of establishments  
Total
Unpaid workers
Operatives employees
Other employees
Total
Skill labour
Unskill labour
Total
Male
Female
Total
Male
Female
Total
Male
Female
Total
Male
Female
Total
Male
Female
Total
Male
Female
Total 20,608 2,318,752 1,073,147 1,245,605 14,628 8,340 6,288 1,939,901 875,619 1,064,282 1,167,678 526,945 640,733 772,223 348,674 423,549 364,223 189,188 175,035
15 Manufacture of food products and beverages 3,102 391,785 186,325 205,460 2,978 1,649 1,330 308,580 135,413 173,166 158,767 75,150 83,618 149,812 60,264 89,548 80,226 49,262 30,964
16 Manufacture of tobacco products 198 12,462 6,089 6,373 578 289 289 8,133 3,339 4,794 4,895 2,144 2,751 3,239 1,196 2,044 3,750 2,460 1,290
17 Manufacture of textiles 1,358 233,243 94,071 139,171 650 349 301 207,769 82,911 124,859 138,948 53,652 85,295 68,822 29,259 39,564 24,824 10,812 14,011
18 Manufacture of wearing apparel; dressing and dyeing of fur 1,581 146,355 21,103 125,251 1,207 594 613 129,462 16,852 112,609 102,136 10,790 91,346 27,325 6,062 21,263 15,686 3,657 12,029
19 Tanning and dressing of leather; manufacture of luggage, handbags,saddlery, harness and footwear 756 105,938 40,434 65,504 324 221 103 93,255 34,326 58,929 53,130 18,220 34,911 40,125 16,107 24,018 12,358 5,887 6,471
20 mManufacture of wood and of products of wood and cork, except furniture; anufacture of articles of straw and plaiting materials 797 52,482 29,065 23,417 517 291 227 46,540 26,116 20,424 20,552 13,866 6,686 25,989 12,250 13,738 5,425 2,658 2,766
21 Manufacture of paper and paper products 487 44,260 26,812 17,447 167 104 63 37,000 23,397 13,602 20,339 13,228 7,111 16,661 10,169 6,491 7,094 3,311 3,782
22 Publishing, printing and reproduction of recorded media 796 44,543 24,593 19,949 322 177 146 32,132 18,144 13,988 19,542 10,889 8,652 12,590 7,254 5,336 12,089 6,274 5,816
23 Manufacture of coke, refined petroleum products and nuclear fuel 48 8,003 5,404 2,599 17 12 5 5,739 3,971 1,768 4,692 3,221 1,471 1,047 750 297 2,247 1,421 826
24 Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products 903 86,204 44,814 41,390 192 141 50 60,642 32,216 28,427 39,012 20,443 18,569 21,630 11,773 9,856 25,370 12,457 12,913
25 Manufacture of rubber and plastic products 1,684 190,035 95,614 94,421 757 436 321 166,751 84,020 82,732 83,312 42,789 40,523 83,441 41,231 42,209 22,526 11,159 11,368
26 Manufacture of other non-metallic mineral products 1,802 130,524 79,764 50,760 2,080 1,118 963 107,676 67,326 40,351 69,147 44,836 24,309 38,530 22,489 16,041 20,766 11,319 9,447
27 Manufacture of basic metals 476 38,591 28,676 9,915 415 220 195 29,674 23,903 5,771 18,947 15,238 3,709 10,727 8,664 2,062 8,503 4,554 3,950
28 Manufacture of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment 2,090 104,250 69,770 34,478 1,334 874 460 88,682 61,232 27,450 45,739 35,232 10,508 42,943 26,000 16,943 14,234 7,666 6,568
29 Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c. 880 83,285 51,101 32,184 296 175 120 67,988 43,092 24,896 41,377 28,008 13,368 26,612 15,084 11,528 15,002 7,835 7,167
30 Manufacture of office, accounting and computing machinery 35 60,686 9,329 51,357 - - - 55,354 7,130 48,224 33,308 5,180 28,128 22,046 1,950 20,096 5,332 2,199 3,133
31 Manufacture of electrical machinery and apparatus n.e.c. 450 113,093 40,476 72,618 129 80 48 92,266 29,765 62,500 64,174 16,997 47,177 28,092 12,769 15,323 20,699 10,630 10,070
32 Manufacture of radio, television and communication equipment                                      
  and apparatus 241 153,457 41,012 112,445 41 31 10 134,129 32,342 101,786 87,648 19,622 68,025 46,481 12,720 33,761 19,288 8,639 10,648
33 Manufacture of medical, precision and optical instruments, watches and clocks 119 28,209 8,141 20,068 29 21 8 24,935 6,663 18,272 12,404 4,229 8,175 12,531 2,433 10,098 3,245 1,456 1,788
34 Manufacture of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers 938 102,141 79,547 22,594 525 304 220 75,701 62,016 13,687 48,586 42,308 6,278 27,115 19,708 7,408 25,915 17,227 8,688
35 Manufacture of other transport equipment 179 24,597 14,223 10,375 89 55 33 22,013 12,857 9,157 11,139 7,310 3,829 10,875 5,548 5,327 2,496 1,310 1,186
36 Manufacture of furniture; manufacturing n.e.c. 1,671 163,182 76,238 86,945 1,970 1,193 776 144,224 68,137 76,086 88,755 43,202 45,553 55,469 24,935 30,534 16,988 6,907 10,082
37 Recycling 16 1,428 545 883 10 5 6 1,257 452 805 1,132 393 740 125 59 66 161 89 72
 

Note :
(1) Manufacturing establishments with 10 persons or more.
(2) The combination of each amount may not equal to the total due to rounding.
Source : Report of the 2001 Manufacturing Industry Survey, Whole Kingdom. National Statistical Office, Office of the Prime Minister.