Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 710 Show data context 1 Show data context 234 Show data context 118 Show data context 363 Show data context 42 Show data context 41 Show data context
1861 1,113 Show data context 5 Show data context 1,420 Show data context 1,256 Show data context 1,600 Show data context 269 Show data context 233 Show data context
1881 1,177 Show data context 6 Show data context 1,983 Show data context 1,455 Show data context 3,130 Show data context 814 Show data context 600 Show data context
1911 1,785 Show data context 41 Show data context 10,231 Show data context 7,970 Show data context 13,999 Show data context 8,594 Show data context 5,602 Show data context
1931 679 Show data context 91 Show data context 21,552 Show data context 17,034 Show data context 26,784 Show data context 8,304 Show data context 9,148 Show data context
1951 218 Show data context 10 Show data context 28,332 Show data context 12,121 Show data context 19,840 Show data context 2,012 Show data context 9,380 Show data context
1971 100 Show data context 220 Show data context 21,440 Show data context 11,990 Show data context 18,290 Show data context 6,830 Show data context 14,250 Show data context
1991 100 Show data context 10 Show data context 6,625 Show data context 13,067 Show data context 16,725 Show data context 11,134 Show data context 15,040 Show data context
2011 34 Show data context 17 Show data context 2,771 Show data context 13,158 Show data context 19,569 Show data context 16,270 Show data context 27,075 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, Redbridge District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 23rd October 2017