Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 438 Show data context 0 Show data context 160 Show data context 89 Show data context 272 Show data context 27 Show data context 31 Show data context
1861 574 Show data context 4 Show data context 404 Show data context 268 Show data context 695 Show data context 55 Show data context 108 Show data context
1881 458 Show data context 2 Show data context 354 Show data context 324 Show data context 870 Show data context 34 Show data context 185 Show data context
1911 673 Show data context 5 Show data context 771 Show data context 686 Show data context 1,603 Show data context 117 Show data context 1,211 Show data context
1931 488 Show data context 6 Show data context 935 Show data context 1,240 Show data context 2,810 Show data context 192 Show data context 1,018 Show data context
1951 602 Show data context 1 Show data context 1,213 Show data context 2,007 Show data context 3,281 Show data context 257 Show data context 1,834 Show data context
1971 288 Show data context 0 Show data context 11,975 Show data context 5,190 Show data context 7,459 Show data context 1,970 Show data context 5,052 Show data context
1991 220 Show data context 10 Show data context 11,513 Show data context 6,326 Show data context 9,623 Show data context 6,054 Show data context 7,417 Show data context
2011 91 Show data context 13 Show data context 5,680 Show data context 8,960 Show data context 12,030 Show data context 8,430 Show data context 11,463 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, Havant District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 17th October 2017