Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 5,406 Show data context 200 Show data context 3,696 Show data context 1,738 Show data context 5,167 Show data context 388 Show data context 480 Show data context
1861 6,990 Show data context 467 Show data context 6,526 Show data context 3,595 Show data context 8,387 Show data context 1,046 Show data context 1,209 Show data context
1881 4,388 Show data context 379 Show data context 3,999 Show data context 2,587 Show data context 6,541 Show data context 411 Show data context 1,136 Show data context
1911 6,202 Show data context 320 Show data context 4,853 Show data context 3,724 Show data context 9,989 Show data context 676 Show data context 2,726 Show data context
1931 3,825 Show data context 832 Show data context 3,829 Show data context 4,941 Show data context 10,043 Show data context 683 Show data context 2,435 Show data context
1951 4,069 Show data context 864 Show data context 4,250 Show data context 5,491 Show data context 8,980 Show data context 834 Show data context 4,867 Show data context
1971 3,932 Show data context 366 Show data context 4,352 Show data context 4,509 Show data context 6,742 Show data context 1,234 Show data context 4,246 Show data context
1991 1,720 Show data context 700 Show data context 5,457 Show data context 6,305 Show data context 12,411 Show data context 3,759 Show data context 7,527 Show data context
2011 978 Show data context 317 Show data context 4,588 Show data context 7,647 Show data context 16,076 Show data context 7,480 Show data context 12,964 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, Teignbridge District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 15th December 2017