Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 7,375 Show data context 6,939 Show data context 17,630 Show data context 3,279 Show data context 7,733 Show data context 878 Show data context 570 Show data context
1861 9,380 Show data context 12,134 Show data context 24,977 Show data context 5,001 Show data context 6,996 Show data context 928 Show data context 865 Show data context
1881 8,264 Show data context 22,317 Show data context 36,120 Show data context 12,382 Show data context 18,310 Show data context 4,218 Show data context 3,262 Show data context
1911 4,438 Show data context 27,387 Show data context 19,666 Show data context 8,991 Show data context 11,508 Show data context 4,159 Show data context 2,739 Show data context
1931 4,325 Show data context 21,632 Show data context 21,601 Show data context 10,176 Show data context 18,726 Show data context 2,179 Show data context 6,642 Show data context
1951 4,032 Show data context 9,811 Show data context 27,227 Show data context 11,181 Show data context 13,466 Show data context 1,020 Show data context 8,736 Show data context
1971 2,019 Show data context 1,726 Show data context 41,955 Show data context 14,008 Show data context 18,111 Show data context 5,038 Show data context 18,340 Show data context
1991 2,120 Show data context 280 Show data context 24,913 Show data context 15,525 Show data context 23,109 Show data context 9,246 Show data context 26,449 Show data context
2011 1,335 Show data context 575 Show data context 13,809 Show data context 22,488 Show data context 26,873 Show data context 17,367 Show data context 37,235 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 Lanarkshire District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 18th December 2017