Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 3,559 Show data context 771 Show data context 3,839 Show data context 650 Show data context 2,659 Show data context 258 Show data context 185 Show data context
1861 4,183 Show data context 446 Show data context 2,796 Show data context 892 Show data context 2,032 Show data context 225 Show data context 275 Show data context
1881 2,705 Show data context 102 Show data context 7,541 Show data context 3,405 Show data context 4,741 Show data context 797 Show data context 773 Show data context
1911 2,492 Show data context 2,161 Show data context 11,002 Show data context 5,297 Show data context 6,819 Show data context 1,530 Show data context 1,549 Show data context
1931 2,622 Show data context 545 Show data context 12,463 Show data context 4,030 Show data context 7,469 Show data context 568 Show data context 2,067 Show data context
1951 2,629 Show data context 156 Show data context 17,223 Show data context 5,711 Show data context 6,783 Show data context 671 Show data context 6,166 Show data context
1971 895 Show data context 710 Show data context 16,850 Show data context 5,268 Show data context 8,215 Show data context 1,478 Show data context 5,701 Show data context
1991 1,140 Show data context 0 Show data context 15,232 Show data context 5,340 Show data context 11,652 Show data context 4,377 Show data context 7,744 Show data context
2011 707 Show data context 89 Show data context 11,365 Show data context 8,094 Show data context 16,863 Show data context 7,398 Show data context 14,706 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, East Staffordshire District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 19th October 2017