Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 412 Show data context 1 Show data context 151 Show data context 83 Show data context 256 Show data context 25 Show data context 28 Show data context
1861 407 Show data context 1 Show data context 316 Show data context 147 Show data context 470 Show data context 33 Show data context 138 Show data context
1881 312 Show data context 3 Show data context 416 Show data context 451 Show data context 1,319 Show data context 75 Show data context 180 Show data context
1911 418 Show data context 4 Show data context 554 Show data context 512 Show data context 1,140 Show data context 93 Show data context 860 Show data context
1931 514 Show data context 4 Show data context 735 Show data context 1,364 Show data context 3,062 Show data context 209 Show data context 650 Show data context
1951 311 Show data context 14 Show data context 2,063 Show data context 1,315 Show data context 2,267 Show data context 212 Show data context 2,275 Show data context
1971 639 Show data context 21 Show data context 2,868 Show data context 2,011 Show data context 2,493 Show data context 929 Show data context 2,968 Show data context
1991 169 Show data context 0 Show data context 5,336 Show data context 2,879 Show data context 4,641 Show data context 2,241 Show data context 2,996 Show data context
2011 81 Show data context 14 Show data context 2,602 Show data context 3,424 Show data context 6,267 Show data context 3,690 Show data context 4,624 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, Christchurch District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 13th December 2017