Simplified Industrial Structure

No chart.

Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 6,095 Show data context 14 Show data context 2,411 Show data context 897 Show data context 2,904 Show data context 242 Show data context 259 Show data context
1861 7,123 Show data context 42 Show data context 3,321 Show data context 1,333 Show data context 3,263 Show data context 294 Show data context 420 Show data context
1881 5,140 Show data context 18 Show data context 2,740 Show data context 1,516 Show data context 4,202 Show data context 296 Show data context 582 Show data context
1911 4,774 Show data context 82 Show data context 3,662 Show data context 2,661 Show data context 6,191 Show data context 475 Show data context 1,094 Show data context
1931 3,236 Show data context 219 Show data context 2,926 Show data context 2,820 Show data context 5,880 Show data context 300 Show data context 1,981 Show data context
1951 3,065 Show data context 176 Show data context 6,075 Show data context 4,651 Show data context 6,416 Show data context 414 Show data context 10,512 Show data context
1971 1,898 Show data context 85 Show data context 5,637 Show data context 4,342 Show data context 6,135 Show data context 1,650 Show data context 6,870 Show data context
1991 1,310 Show data context 30 Show data context 11,779 Show data context 6,449 Show data context 12,041 Show data context 6,388 Show data context 11,742 Show data context
2011 844 Show data context 47 Show data context 8,587 Show data context 9,909 Show data context 20,434 Show data context 13,398 Show data context 18,584 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'

This website exists to help people doing personal research projects on particular areas within a locality. So long as you are using our data for only a small number of units, you are not making money out of what you are doing, and you are not systematically re-publishing our data, you do not need to request permission from us, but you do need to acknowledge us as your source with the wording:

"This work is based on data provided through www.VisionofBritain.org.uk and uses historical material which is copyright of the Great Britain Historical GIS Project and the University of Portsmouth".

Where the above statement is included in a web page or similar online resource, the reference to "www.VisionofBritain.org.uk" must be a working hyperlink.

nCube definition


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.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Cherwell District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10056494/cube/IND_SECTOR_GEN

Date accessed: 17th October 2017