Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 366 Show data context 31 Show data context 1,203 Show data context 465 Show data context 1,161 Show data context 154 Show data context 137 Show data context
1861 621 Show data context 9 Show data context 935 Show data context 608 Show data context 989 Show data context 146 Show data context 164 Show data context
1881 663 Show data context 81 Show data context 3,770 Show data context 2,770 Show data context 3,956 Show data context 733 Show data context 641 Show data context
1911 882 Show data context 279 Show data context 8,343 Show data context 4,949 Show data context 6,444 Show data context 1,131 Show data context 1,337 Show data context
1931 564 Show data context 36 Show data context 7,270 Show data context 4,801 Show data context 7,816 Show data context 663 Show data context 2,231 Show data context
1951 371 Show data context 11 Show data context 9,740 Show data context 7,422 Show data context 9,243 Show data context 962 Show data context 7,341 Show data context
1971 137 Show data context 52 Show data context 11,633 Show data context 7,716 Show data context 10,568 Show data context 2,536 Show data context 10,380 Show data context
1991 70 Show data context 10 Show data context 6,999 Show data context 8,246 Show data context 13,489 Show data context 9,926 Show data context 13,838 Show data context
2011 80 Show data context 22 Show data context 4,530 Show data context 9,494 Show data context 15,789 Show data context 11,829 Show data context 22,100 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, Gloucester District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 20th October 2017