Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 9,169 Show data context 69 Show data context 2,659 Show data context 1,273 Show data context 4,452 Show data context 477 Show data context 396 Show data context
1861 11,262 Show data context 12 Show data context 3,043 Show data context 1,184 Show data context 3,560 Show data context 299 Show data context 528 Show data context
1881 8,319 Show data context 544 Show data context 2,598 Show data context 1,223 Show data context 4,235 Show data context 165 Show data context 650 Show data context
1911 9,866 Show data context 28 Show data context 2,993 Show data context 2,581 Show data context 6,149 Show data context 353 Show data context 1,150 Show data context
1931 7,255 Show data context 66 Show data context 4,035 Show data context 2,261 Show data context 5,156 Show data context 263 Show data context 2,003 Show data context
1951 7,118 Show data context 39 Show data context 6,556 Show data context 3,256 Show data context 5,702 Show data context 257 Show data context 5,024 Show data context
1971 4,703 Show data context 36 Show data context 6,813 Show data context 4,834 Show data context 5,127 Show data context 1,475 Show data context 4,731 Show data context
1991 1,800 Show data context 0 Show data context 13,810 Show data context 5,844 Show data context 8,822 Show data context 7,358 Show data context 9,002 Show data context
2011 1,126 Show data context 39 Show data context 10,001 Show data context 8,698 Show data context 14,707 Show data context 20,636 Show data context 19,186 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, South Cambridgeshire District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 16th December 2017