Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 1,459 Show data context 564 Show data context 19,849 Show data context 3,503 Show data context 6,400 Show data context 1,124 Show data context 540 Show data context
1861 2,662 Show data context 1,531 Show data context 25,341 Show data context 5,802 Show data context 11,025 Show data context 2,083 Show data context 1,576 Show data context
1881 1,593 Show data context 5,166 Show data context 43,097 Show data context 12,711 Show data context 17,618 Show data context 4,500 Show data context 3,141 Show data context
1911 1,846 Show data context 6,111 Show data context 80,078 Show data context 25,409 Show data context 28,737 Show data context 9,119 Show data context 5,226 Show data context
1931 823 Show data context 6,368 Show data context 73,074 Show data context 20,774 Show data context 36,208 Show data context 3,783 Show data context 8,639 Show data context
1951 557 Show data context 5,326 Show data context 72,244 Show data context 25,290 Show data context 23,862 Show data context 1,498 Show data context 9,906 Show data context
1971 1,125 Show data context 775 Show data context 41,999 Show data context 18,176 Show data context 19,790 Show data context 6,003 Show data context 18,703 Show data context
1991 360 Show data context 100 Show data context 17,916 Show data context 12,827 Show data context 22,167 Show data context 11,966 Show data context 24,311 Show data context
2011 108 Show data context 33 Show data context 7,745 Show data context 15,887 Show data context 27,092 Show data context 25,547 Show data context 37,340 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, Salford District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 23rd October 2017