Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 4,195 Show data context 417 Show data context 2,922 Show data context 1,075 Show data context 3,118 Show data context 284 Show data context 278 Show data context
1861 6,363 Show data context 114 Show data context 9,368 Show data context 2,525 Show data context 5,107 Show data context 581 Show data context 674 Show data context
1881 3,736 Show data context 71 Show data context 9,911 Show data context 2,835 Show data context 5,716 Show data context 473 Show data context 905 Show data context
1911 5,781 Show data context 1,904 Show data context 6,592 Show data context 3,572 Show data context 8,500 Show data context 691 Show data context 1,585 Show data context
1931 2,875 Show data context 154 Show data context 10,498 Show data context 3,222 Show data context 7,670 Show data context 470 Show data context 2,080 Show data context
1951 2,377 Show data context 92 Show data context 18,371 Show data context 3,867 Show data context 6,533 Show data context 554 Show data context 4,219 Show data context
1971 1,988 Show data context 173 Show data context 14,600 Show data context 4,081 Show data context 4,565 Show data context 1,332 Show data context 4,290 Show data context
1991 1,350 Show data context 0 Show data context 10,981 Show data context 6,605 Show data context 9,054 Show data context 4,098 Show data context 7,111 Show data context
2011 777 Show data context 278 Show data context 8,209 Show data context 7,904 Show data context 12,042 Show data context 8,625 Show data context 12,257 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'
1881 - 2011 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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Here we present how the economic foundations of each locality have changed over time, identifying the traditional sectors of Agriculture, Mining and Manufacturing which dominated many areas in the nineteenth century, but also breaking down services into those which, broadly, sell directly to consumers; those which deal mainly with other buinesses, including financial services; and public services, including education and health.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Stroud District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 22nd October 2017