Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 619 Show data context 6 Show data context 33,368 Show data context 11,365 Show data context 21,096 Show data context 4,239 Show data context 3,298 Show data context
1861 1,262 Show data context 48 Show data context 32,323 Show data context 11,341 Show data context 20,569 Show data context 6,567 Show data context 3,018 Show data context
1881 1,210 Show data context 109 Show data context 50,342 Show data context 18,231 Show data context 32,926 Show data context 12,440 Show data context 5,858 Show data context
1911 380 Show data context 87 Show data context 76,711 Show data context 26,839 Show data context 44,355 Show data context 17,978 Show data context 9,598 Show data context
1931 130 Show data context 50 Show data context 78,667 Show data context 21,397 Show data context 48,516 Show data context 7,513 Show data context 10,068 Show data context
1951 26 Show data context 33 Show data context 70,728 Show data context 19,280 Show data context 30,718 Show data context 2,480 Show data context 10,345 Show data context
1971 40 Show data context 10 Show data context 39,370 Show data context 17,120 Show data context 23,150 Show data context 11,830 Show data context 14,650 Show data context
1991 90 Show data context 20 Show data context 12,518 Show data context 8,311 Show data context 13,084 Show data context 19,963 Show data context 14,984 Show data context
2011 40 Show data context 24 Show data context 3,144 Show data context 10,110 Show data context 23,151 Show data context 37,663 Show data context 29,472 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, Hackney District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 18th December 2017