Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 415 Show data context 1 Show data context 122 Show data context 70 Show data context 218 Show data context 19 Show data context 27 Show data context
1861 339 Show data context 5 Show data context 145 Show data context 188 Show data context 298 Show data context 27 Show data context 114 Show data context
1881 475 Show data context 14 Show data context 1,313 Show data context 2,053 Show data context 3,946 Show data context 292 Show data context 664 Show data context
1911 817 Show data context 10 Show data context 3,422 Show data context 4,469 Show data context 12,755 Show data context 1,187 Show data context 2,159 Show data context
1931 631 Show data context 7 Show data context 2,663 Show data context 4,518 Show data context 14,710 Show data context 1,062 Show data context 3,185 Show data context
1951 410 Show data context 22 Show data context 1,768 Show data context 4,946 Show data context 11,402 Show data context 1,034 Show data context 4,362 Show data context
1971 117 Show data context 0 Show data context 3,811 Show data context 4,664 Show data context 11,074 Show data context 2,309 Show data context 7,480 Show data context
1991 120 Show data context 0 Show data context 3,357 Show data context 4,580 Show data context 11,208 Show data context 4,046 Show data context 10,656 Show data context
2011 64 Show data context 2 Show data context 2,110 Show data context 5,020 Show data context 14,218 Show data context 6,334 Show data context 16,133 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, Eastbourne District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 16th December 2017