Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 3,393 Show data context 156 Show data context 2,896 Show data context 589 Show data context 2,181 Show data context 193 Show data context 168 Show data context
1861 3,810 Show data context 335 Show data context 4,709 Show data context 1,090 Show data context 2,262 Show data context 241 Show data context 324 Show data context
1881 2,496 Show data context 115 Show data context 2,254 Show data context 1,924 Show data context 3,111 Show data context 212 Show data context 471 Show data context
1911 2,451 Show data context 2,265 Show data context 5,520 Show data context 2,735 Show data context 5,815 Show data context 890 Show data context 1,075 Show data context
1931 1,694 Show data context 863 Show data context 10,562 Show data context 3,497 Show data context 5,304 Show data context 470 Show data context 1,639 Show data context
1951 1,805 Show data context 193 Show data context 18,483 Show data context 4,137 Show data context 5,245 Show data context 493 Show data context 4,642 Show data context
1971 485 Show data context 409 Show data context 15,401 Show data context 3,502 Show data context 7,036 Show data context 1,775 Show data context 5,217 Show data context
1991 735 Show data context 0 Show data context 14,824 Show data context 5,372 Show data context 9,388 Show data context 4,000 Show data context 6,983 Show data context
2011 472 Show data context 48 Show data context 7,346 Show data context 8,809 Show data context 12,529 Show data context 7,346 Show data context 10,902 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, Rugby District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 18th December 2017