Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 3,960 Show data context 7 Show data context 1,425 Show data context 835 Show data context 2,806 Show data context 302 Show data context 417 Show data context
1861 3,388 Show data context 14 Show data context 1,322 Show data context 1,061 Show data context 2,511 Show data context 287 Show data context 4,214 Show data context
1881 2,724 Show data context 21 Show data context 1,750 Show data context 2,271 Show data context 4,983 Show data context 298 Show data context 2,212 Show data context
1911 2,356 Show data context 117 Show data context 6,117 Show data context 4,737 Show data context 10,493 Show data context 1,472 Show data context 3,368 Show data context
1931 2,447 Show data context 35 Show data context 2,529 Show data context 4,876 Show data context 13,133 Show data context 898 Show data context 6,636 Show data context
1951 2,429 Show data context 68 Show data context 1,861 Show data context 5,293 Show data context 10,006 Show data context 732 Show data context 7,823 Show data context
1971 1,325 Show data context 347 Show data context 6,804 Show data context 4,593 Show data context 4,937 Show data context 1,531 Show data context 3,869 Show data context
1991 990 Show data context 0 Show data context 3,370 Show data context 8,275 Show data context 8,882 Show data context 3,836 Show data context 7,428 Show data context
2011 496 Show data context 23 Show data context 1,948 Show data context 8,414 Show data context 11,176 Show data context 8,542 Show data context 13,651 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, Shepway District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 23rd October 2017