Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 5,113 Show data context 1,674 Show data context 20,123 Show data context 2,343 Show data context 5,084 Show data context 532 Show data context 480 Show data context
1861 5,067 Show data context 647 Show data context 17,080 Show data context 1,766 Show data context 3,699 Show data context 413 Show data context 475 Show data context
1881 2,626 Show data context 333 Show data context 7,672 Show data context 1,230 Show data context 2,645 Show data context 225 Show data context 332 Show data context
1911 2,675 Show data context 1,949 Show data context 8,465 Show data context 1,914 Show data context 3,205 Show data context 618 Show data context 731 Show data context
1931 2,899 Show data context 322 Show data context 7,345 Show data context 1,765 Show data context 3,681 Show data context 406 Show data context 1,753 Show data context
1951 2,793 Show data context 537 Show data context 7,588 Show data context 2,107 Show data context 3,298 Show data context 223 Show data context 2,334 Show data context
1971 457 Show data context 538 Show data context 7,711 Show data context 2,243 Show data context 2,763 Show data context 612 Show data context 2,160 Show data context
1991 1,480 Show data context 50 Show data context 4,850 Show data context 2,746 Show data context 4,625 Show data context 1,221 Show data context 4,609 Show data context
2011 837 Show data context 36 Show data context 7,273 Show data context 3,100 Show data context 7,493 Show data context 3,396 Show data context 7,680 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, Ribble Valley District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 12th December 2017