Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 4,413 Show data context 3 Show data context 1,453 Show data context 732 Show data context 2,253 Show data context 266 Show data context 260 Show data context
1861 4,182 Show data context 3 Show data context 1,524 Show data context 783 Show data context 1,454 Show data context 111 Show data context 272 Show data context
1881 2,962 Show data context 4 Show data context 1,282 Show data context 870 Show data context 1,757 Show data context 124 Show data context 282 Show data context
1911 2,572 Show data context 24 Show data context 1,927 Show data context 1,817 Show data context 2,953 Show data context 511 Show data context 946 Show data context
1931 2,759 Show data context 29 Show data context 1,878 Show data context 1,399 Show data context 3,214 Show data context 241 Show data context 709 Show data context
1951 3,009 Show data context 26 Show data context 2,311 Show data context 1,269 Show data context 2,792 Show data context 165 Show data context 922 Show data context
1971 1,009 Show data context 41 Show data context 2,914 Show data context 2,162 Show data context 2,344 Show data context 648 Show data context 1,441 Show data context
1991 910 Show data context 40 Show data context 4,608 Show data context 3,162 Show data context 4,140 Show data context 1,770 Show data context 2,238 Show data context
2011 432 Show data context 28 Show data context 3,025 Show data context 4,647 Show data context 6,169 Show data context 3,931 Show data context 4,805 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, Maldon District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 20th October 2017