Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 696 Show data context 64 Show data context 821 Show data context 110 Show data context 464 Show data context 33 Show data context 35 Show data context
1861 902 Show data context 610 Show data context 2,454 Show data context 254 Show data context 661 Show data context 59 Show data context 74 Show data context
1881 683 Show data context 2,392 Show data context 2,700 Show data context 893 Show data context 1,205 Show data context 154 Show data context 198 Show data context
1911 2,800 Show data context 3,385 Show data context 4,249 Show data context 1,960 Show data context 3,338 Show data context 458 Show data context 579 Show data context
1931 799 Show data context 3,391 Show data context 9,758 Show data context 2,869 Show data context 3,923 Show data context 417 Show data context 1,064 Show data context
1951 863 Show data context 4,394 Show data context 16,089 Show data context 4,185 Show data context 5,026 Show data context 197 Show data context 9,064 Show data context
1971 539 Show data context 2,450 Show data context 17,034 Show data context 3,586 Show data context 7,573 Show data context 1,062 Show data context 4,905 Show data context
1991 188 Show data context 370 Show data context 10,536 Show data context 4,836 Show data context 8,005 Show data context 2,893 Show data context 5,966 Show data context
2011 82 Show data context 17 Show data context 4,283 Show data context 6,357 Show data context 11,558 Show data context 6,778 Show data context 9,758 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, Broxtowe District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 15th December 2017