Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 3,587 Show data context 7 Show data context 2,249 Show data context 1,624 Show data context 4,499 Show data context 439 Show data context 891 Show data context
1861 4,870 Show data context 12 Show data context 3,870 Show data context 3,380 Show data context 5,623 Show data context 595 Show data context 3,295 Show data context
1881 3,643 Show data context 15 Show data context 3,697 Show data context 3,442 Show data context 6,908 Show data context 490 Show data context 4,562 Show data context
1911 4,273 Show data context 190 Show data context 7,955 Show data context 6,338 Show data context 13,067 Show data context 1,836 Show data context 4,279 Show data context
1931 3,478 Show data context 4,223 Show data context 3,453 Show data context 5,826 Show data context 11,589 Show data context 903 Show data context 6,240 Show data context
1951 3,155 Show data context 3,937 Show data context 4,065 Show data context 7,461 Show data context 9,967 Show data context 668 Show data context 7,936 Show data context
1971 1,569 Show data context 421 Show data context 8,062 Show data context 5,542 Show data context 5,660 Show data context 1,782 Show data context 4,416 Show data context
1991 1,390 Show data context 30 Show data context 5,723 Show data context 15,476 Show data context 8,902 Show data context 5,536 Show data context 9,573 Show data context
2011 602 Show data context 24 Show data context 3,179 Show data context 9,111 Show data context 10,508 Show data context 7,060 Show data context 12,798 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, Dover District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 18th October 2017