Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 2,669 Show data context 114 Show data context 3,803 Show data context 1,295 Show data context 5,886 Show data context 521 Show data context 425 Show data context
1861 3,625 Show data context 22 Show data context 3,604 Show data context 1,616 Show data context 5,797 Show data context 764 Show data context 731 Show data context
1881 2,713 Show data context 28 Show data context 4,416 Show data context 2,655 Show data context 8,686 Show data context 612 Show data context 1,226 Show data context
1911 2,077 Show data context 2,362 Show data context 7,538 Show data context 3,506 Show data context 8,643 Show data context 1,366 Show data context 1,564 Show data context
1931 1,765 Show data context 67 Show data context 8,278 Show data context 4,213 Show data context 10,510 Show data context 773 Show data context 3,151 Show data context
1951 1,898 Show data context 29 Show data context 18,129 Show data context 4,805 Show data context 9,241 Show data context 770 Show data context 6,774 Show data context
1971 1,756 Show data context 1,845 Show data context 15,514 Show data context 5,356 Show data context 6,857 Show data context 1,704 Show data context 6,070 Show data context
1991 702 Show data context 10 Show data context 14,096 Show data context 5,787 Show data context 13,567 Show data context 10,122 Show data context 13,813 Show data context
2011 456 Show data context 28 Show data context 7,594 Show data context 10,961 Show data context 20,937 Show data context 17,345 Show data context 20,405 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, Warwick District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 14th December 2017