Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 5,649 Show data context 3 Show data context 1,709 Show data context 706 Show data context 3,025 Show data context 194 Show data context 219 Show data context
1861 8,912 Show data context 3 Show data context 2,554 Show data context 1,052 Show data context 3,281 Show data context 367 Show data context 494 Show data context
1881 6,861 Show data context 6 Show data context 1,933 Show data context 1,030 Show data context 3,650 Show data context 232 Show data context 526 Show data context
1911 8,364 Show data context 3 Show data context 2,677 Show data context 2,478 Show data context 4,498 Show data context 391 Show data context 810 Show data context
1931 11,848 Show data context 11 Show data context 1,573 Show data context 1,823 Show data context 4,402 Show data context 263 Show data context 1,336 Show data context
1951 11,885 Show data context 5 Show data context 2,248 Show data context 2,870 Show data context 4,733 Show data context 406 Show data context 1,672 Show data context
1971 5,554 Show data context 0 Show data context 3,562 Show data context 3,041 Show data context 5,741 Show data context 1,183 Show data context 2,705 Show data context
1991 4,480 Show data context 0 Show data context 4,236 Show data context 4,962 Show data context 9,478 Show data context 1,567 Show data context 2,816 Show data context
2011 2,702 Show data context 8 Show data context 7,491 Show data context 6,059 Show data context 10,798 Show data context 5,362 Show data context 6,441 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 Holland District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 12th December 2017