Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 427 Show data context 5 Show data context 3,055 Show data context 756 Show data context 2,065 Show data context 280 Show data context 250 Show data context
1861 629 Show data context 43 Show data context 4,035 Show data context 1,119 Show data context 2,122 Show data context 297 Show data context 273 Show data context
1881 723 Show data context 16 Show data context 6,476 Show data context 1,877 Show data context 4,076 Show data context 610 Show data context 559 Show data context
1911 763 Show data context 36 Show data context 9,336 Show data context 3,559 Show data context 6,424 Show data context 1,169 Show data context 1,273 Show data context
1931 526 Show data context 49 Show data context 8,775 Show data context 3,636 Show data context 7,297 Show data context 542 Show data context 1,921 Show data context
1951 641 Show data context 18 Show data context 12,709 Show data context 5,205 Show data context 9,593 Show data context 831 Show data context 4,694 Show data context
1971 135 Show data context 20 Show data context 13,393 Show data context 6,169 Show data context 11,111 Show data context 2,408 Show data context 7,376 Show data context
1991 190 Show data context 0 Show data context 8,331 Show data context 5,811 Show data context 12,360 Show data context 5,587 Show data context 11,135 Show data context
2011 81 Show data context 23 Show data context 5,300 Show data context 6,510 Show data context 13,534 Show data context 8,904 Show data context 18,862 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, Worcester District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 15th December 2017