Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 4,560 Show data context 1,093 Show data context 9,842 Show data context 1,879 Show data context 4,677 Show data context 519 Show data context 289 Show data context
1861 6,603 Show data context 4,903 Show data context 14,579 Show data context 3,484 Show data context 5,245 Show data context 770 Show data context 788 Show data context
1881 5,298 Show data context 5,387 Show data context 11,425 Show data context 4,493 Show data context 6,559 Show data context 915 Show data context 1,161 Show data context
1911 2,865 Show data context 3,978 Show data context 10,374 Show data context 5,790 Show data context 7,066 Show data context 1,681 Show data context 1,346 Show data context
1931 2,921 Show data context 4,032 Show data context 11,753 Show data context 6,388 Show data context 11,327 Show data context 1,188 Show data context 3,175 Show data context
1951 2,855 Show data context 3,551 Show data context 13,331 Show data context 7,679 Show data context 10,507 Show data context 1,188 Show data context 5,263 Show data context
1971 1,346 Show data context 1,731 Show data context 13,514 Show data context 7,642 Show data context 11,086 Show data context 1,888 Show data context 8,125 Show data context
1991 1,549 Show data context 100 Show data context 9,431 Show data context 6,840 Show data context 12,642 Show data context 3,778 Show data context 11,706 Show data context
2011 1,141 Show data context 159 Show data context 5,299 Show data context 6,972 Show data context 13,324 Show data context 5,483 Show data context 16,055 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 Ayrshire District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 18th December 2017