Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 4,280 Show data context 924 Show data context 7,730 Show data context 1,677 Show data context 5,239 Show data context 409 Show data context 686 Show data context
1861 7,315 Show data context 352 Show data context 8,485 Show data context 3,135 Show data context 4,438 Show data context 844 Show data context 547 Show data context
1881 4,788 Show data context 501 Show data context 8,319 Show data context 4,110 Show data context 6,844 Show data context 807 Show data context 1,226 Show data context
1911 5,898 Show data context 4,757 Show data context 7,854 Show data context 4,555 Show data context 7,965 Show data context 956 Show data context 1,610 Show data context
1931 4,148 Show data context 308 Show data context 10,766 Show data context 6,230 Show data context 9,312 Show data context 912 Show data context 2,872 Show data context
1951 4,174 Show data context 350 Show data context 14,036 Show data context 8,681 Show data context 10,311 Show data context 1,175 Show data context 7,848 Show data context
1971 1,024 Show data context 395 Show data context 13,553 Show data context 8,827 Show data context 10,617 Show data context 2,347 Show data context 8,179 Show data context
1991 1,900 Show data context 70 Show data context 11,087 Show data context 8,228 Show data context 12,199 Show data context 5,219 Show data context 11,969 Show data context
2011 1,342 Show data context 49 Show data context 5,617 Show data context 9,366 Show data context 16,530 Show data context 7,279 Show data context 16,469 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, Carlisle District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 23rd October 2017