Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 1,558 Show data context 1 Show data context 471 Show data context 193 Show data context 834 Show data context 53 Show data context 60 Show data context
1861 1,595 Show data context 4 Show data context 634 Show data context 483 Show data context 669 Show data context 79 Show data context 99 Show data context
1881 3,653 Show data context 10 Show data context 3,871 Show data context 3,539 Show data context 4,383 Show data context 524 Show data context 567 Show data context
1911 5,192 Show data context 229 Show data context 11,520 Show data context 11,897 Show data context 11,007 Show data context 1,785 Show data context 2,608 Show data context
1931 9,667 Show data context 13 Show data context 10,244 Show data context 10,406 Show data context 17,931 Show data context 1,130 Show data context 2,710 Show data context
1951 6,030 Show data context 18 Show data context 13,827 Show data context 13,523 Show data context 16,157 Show data context 1,372 Show data context 4,721 Show data context
1971 5,841 Show data context 87 Show data context 20,142 Show data context 11,361 Show data context 15,533 Show data context 3,173 Show data context 9,476 Show data context
1991 610 Show data context 30 Show data context 16,859 Show data context 11,123 Show data context 18,331 Show data context 6,037 Show data context 12,680 Show data context
2011 256 Show data context 87 Show data context 10,070 Show data context 11,300 Show data context 20,410 Show data context 7,889 Show data context 21,055 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, North East Lincolnshire UA through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 16th December 2017