Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 8,133 Show data context 2,780 Show data context 25,671 Show data context 2,993 Show data context 7,136 Show data context 693 Show data context 605 Show data context
1861 5,812 Show data context 557 Show data context 6,469 Show data context 1,299 Show data context 2,527 Show data context 398 Show data context 289 Show data context
1881 2,935 Show data context 379 Show data context 6,575 Show data context 1,924 Show data context 3,178 Show data context 273 Show data context 466 Show data context
1911 2,721 Show data context 4,238 Show data context 5,781 Show data context 2,209 Show data context 3,505 Show data context 465 Show data context 709 Show data context
1931 3,088 Show data context 869 Show data context 8,142 Show data context 2,623 Show data context 4,568 Show data context 421 Show data context 1,550 Show data context
1951 2,945 Show data context 423 Show data context 8,586 Show data context 2,895 Show data context 4,112 Show data context 380 Show data context 1,945 Show data context
1971 396 Show data context 1,827 Show data context 4,524 Show data context 1,568 Show data context 1,752 Show data context 319 Show data context 1,350 Show data context
1991 1,770 Show data context 300 Show data context 3,870 Show data context 2,952 Show data context 5,544 Show data context 2,222 Show data context 3,846 Show data context
2011 1,084 Show data context 101 Show data context 2,985 Show data context 3,787 Show data context 7,897 Show data context 5,271 Show data context 6,152 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, Craven District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 19th October 2017