Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 1,127 Show data context 2 Show data context 744 Show data context 386 Show data context 1,561 Show data context 248 Show data context 207 Show data context
1861 1,560 Show data context 6 Show data context 2,082 Show data context 1,039 Show data context 3,070 Show data context 549 Show data context 508 Show data context
1881 1,762 Show data context 9 Show data context 3,515 Show data context 2,415 Show data context 4,268 Show data context 750 Show data context 771 Show data context
1911 3,046 Show data context 101 Show data context 20,127 Show data context 12,349 Show data context 16,577 Show data context 4,789 Show data context 4,013 Show data context
1931 2,642 Show data context 105 Show data context 30,141 Show data context 16,598 Show data context 24,898 Show data context 6,507 Show data context 8,000 Show data context
1951 1,074 Show data context 17 Show data context 52,951 Show data context 14,249 Show data context 22,218 Show data context 1,857 Show data context 10,598 Show data context
1971 430 Show data context 0 Show data context 48,490 Show data context 14,660 Show data context 20,560 Show data context 7,620 Show data context 15,600 Show data context
1991 400 Show data context 0 Show data context 19,737 Show data context 15,054 Show data context 20,532 Show data context 15,368 Show data context 18,158 Show data context
2011 121 Show data context 15 Show data context 4,855 Show data context 18,136 Show data context 29,473 Show data context 19,660 Show data context 33,233 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, Enfield District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 20th October 2017