Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 7,103 Show data context 7 Show data context 2,708 Show data context 1,054 Show data context 3,523 Show data context 297 Show data context 372 Show data context
1861 8,693 Show data context 18 Show data context 4,090 Show data context 1,575 Show data context 4,648 Show data context 472 Show data context 707 Show data context
1881 6,083 Show data context 12 Show data context 2,541 Show data context 1,695 Show data context 5,041 Show data context 234 Show data context 827 Show data context
1911 6,018 Show data context 86 Show data context 3,791 Show data context 3,188 Show data context 7,712 Show data context 515 Show data context 1,386 Show data context
1931 3,779 Show data context 48 Show data context 3,298 Show data context 3,620 Show data context 8,875 Show data context 447 Show data context 2,738 Show data context
1951 3,286 Show data context 50 Show data context 2,886 Show data context 4,178 Show data context 7,575 Show data context 486 Show data context 9,555 Show data context
1971 2,150 Show data context 106 Show data context 8,179 Show data context 5,646 Show data context 8,082 Show data context 3,042 Show data context 8,596 Show data context
1991 1,540 Show data context 110 Show data context 6,126 Show data context 6,763 Show data context 13,237 Show data context 9,215 Show data context 9,402 Show data context
2011 739 Show data context 77 Show data context 4,178 Show data context 7,814 Show data context 16,586 Show data context 15,835 Show data context 16,454 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 Oxfordshire District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 16th October 2017