Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 1,103 Show data context 2 Show data context 397 Show data context 233 Show data context 782 Show data context 84 Show data context 116 Show data context
1861 1,727 Show data context 6 Show data context 2,225 Show data context 2,285 Show data context 2,634 Show data context 399 Show data context 680 Show data context
1881 1,367 Show data context 97 Show data context 3,057 Show data context 3,009 Show data context 3,850 Show data context 401 Show data context 1,167 Show data context
1911 1,675 Show data context 85 Show data context 4,604 Show data context 3,672 Show data context 7,554 Show data context 1,125 Show data context 2,536 Show data context
1931 1,009 Show data context 58 Show data context 8,681 Show data context 4,756 Show data context 6,233 Show data context 776 Show data context 2,396 Show data context
1951 1,019 Show data context 20 Show data context 9,711 Show data context 5,486 Show data context 6,014 Show data context 444 Show data context 3,401 Show data context
1971 831 Show data context 195 Show data context 7,119 Show data context 6,039 Show data context 8,370 Show data context 1,720 Show data context 5,099 Show data context
1991 170 Show data context 20 Show data context 4,972 Show data context 5,217 Show data context 8,191 Show data context 2,940 Show data context 5,306 Show data context
2011 175 Show data context 36 Show data context 2,472 Show data context 6,793 Show data context 8,605 Show data context 4,621 Show data context 9,313 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, Gravesham District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 11th December 2017