Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 810 Show data context 1 Show data context 292 Show data context 170 Show data context 574 Show data context 62 Show data context 86 Show data context
1861 1,096 Show data context 4 Show data context 921 Show data context 532 Show data context 865 Show data context 117 Show data context 164 Show data context
1881 912 Show data context 33 Show data context 2,532 Show data context 1,013 Show data context 1,779 Show data context 173 Show data context 412 Show data context
1911 3,581 Show data context 137 Show data context 3,962 Show data context 3,152 Show data context 6,558 Show data context 808 Show data context 2,030 Show data context
1931 1,723 Show data context 187 Show data context 9,261 Show data context 2,933 Show data context 4,660 Show data context 586 Show data context 3,178 Show data context
1951 1,569 Show data context 60 Show data context 13,428 Show data context 4,273 Show data context 5,080 Show data context 411 Show data context 4,894 Show data context
1971 1,308 Show data context 352 Show data context 7,184 Show data context 4,900 Show data context 4,986 Show data context 1,579 Show data context 3,900 Show data context
1991 570 Show data context 40 Show data context 7,989 Show data context 8,022 Show data context 7,662 Show data context 2,910 Show data context 7,176 Show data context
2011 180 Show data context 37 Show data context 3,369 Show data context 12,171 Show data context 19,024 Show data context 8,148 Show data context 12,043 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, Dartford District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 12th December 2017