Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 9,883 Show data context 9 Show data context 3,347 Show data context 1,456 Show data context 4,470 Show data context 457 Show data context 445 Show data context
1861 10,592 Show data context 14 Show data context 4,320 Show data context 1,982 Show data context 4,272 Show data context 435 Show data context 880 Show data context
1881 7,700 Show data context 21 Show data context 3,173 Show data context 1,839 Show data context 4,837 Show data context 244 Show data context 898 Show data context
1911 9,827 Show data context 13 Show data context 5,258 Show data context 3,706 Show data context 8,230 Show data context 580 Show data context 2,248 Show data context
1931 6,601 Show data context 12 Show data context 3,237 Show data context 3,417 Show data context 10,428 Show data context 532 Show data context 3,869 Show data context
1951 6,586 Show data context 14 Show data context 5,678 Show data context 4,613 Show data context 7,865 Show data context 601 Show data context 5,124 Show data context
1971 3,820 Show data context 32 Show data context 5,695 Show data context 5,569 Show data context 6,483 Show data context 1,749 Show data context 3,957 Show data context
1991 2,400 Show data context 30 Show data context 4,427 Show data context 13,664 Show data context 9,774 Show data context 7,196 Show data context 8,423 Show data context
2011 1,331 Show data context 37 Show data context 3,216 Show data context 12,143 Show data context 14,036 Show data context 9,954 Show data context 13,634 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, Suffolk Coastal District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 23rd October 2017