Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 2,065 Show data context 5 Show data context 606 Show data context 350 Show data context 1,087 Show data context 94 Show data context 139 Show data context
1861 2,267 Show data context 6 Show data context 1,237 Show data context 743 Show data context 2,019 Show data context 229 Show data context 463 Show data context
1881 1,712 Show data context 6 Show data context 1,097 Show data context 1,129 Show data context 2,530 Show data context 153 Show data context 425 Show data context
1911 2,376 Show data context 39 Show data context 1,918 Show data context 2,159 Show data context 6,134 Show data context 477 Show data context 1,115 Show data context
1931 2,308 Show data context 20 Show data context 1,822 Show data context 3,615 Show data context 9,061 Show data context 593 Show data context 1,878 Show data context
1951 2,294 Show data context 16 Show data context 3,388 Show data context 3,904 Show data context 8,732 Show data context 813 Show data context 3,524 Show data context
1971 2,836 Show data context 61 Show data context 6,540 Show data context 4,990 Show data context 7,814 Show data context 2,538 Show data context 5,427 Show data context
1991 2,110 Show data context 30 Show data context 8,940 Show data context 5,329 Show data context 11,485 Show data context 4,568 Show data context 7,341 Show data context
2011 842 Show data context 25 Show data context 3,968 Show data context 7,735 Show data context 15,651 Show data context 7,696 Show data context 13,175 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, Arun District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 22nd October 2017