Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 6,188 Show data context 4 Show data context 3,498 Show data context 941 Show data context 3,159 Show data context 242 Show data context 431 Show data context
1861 7,539 Show data context 69 Show data context 10,198 Show data context 1,839 Show data context 3,909 Show data context 370 Show data context 614 Show data context
1881 4,787 Show data context 185 Show data context 4,330 Show data context 1,489 Show data context 3,338 Show data context 144 Show data context 519 Show data context
1911 4,610 Show data context 536 Show data context 4,362 Show data context 1,962 Show data context 3,990 Show data context 220 Show data context 754 Show data context
1931 3,316 Show data context 76 Show data context 2,535 Show data context 2,040 Show data context 4,034 Show data context 216 Show data context 1,091 Show data context
1951 3,102 Show data context 37 Show data context 3,719 Show data context 1,776 Show data context 2,420 Show data context 165 Show data context 1,434 Show data context
1971 798 Show data context 40 Show data context 8,088 Show data context 2,363 Show data context 2,879 Show data context 690 Show data context 1,909 Show data context
1991 1,380 Show data context 10 Show data context 4,603 Show data context 3,561 Show data context 4,829 Show data context 2,198 Show data context 3,230 Show data context
2011 948 Show data context 19 Show data context 3,768 Show data context 5,431 Show data context 9,186 Show data context 7,193 Show data context 7,778 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, South Northamptonshire District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 12th December 2017