Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 4,777 Show data context 1,176 Show data context 3,685 Show data context 1,231 Show data context 4,242 Show data context 204 Show data context 297 Show data context
1861 8,605 Show data context 2,255 Show data context 5,412 Show data context 2,209 Show data context 4,302 Show data context 836 Show data context 525 Show data context
1881 5,208 Show data context 3,188 Show data context 6,949 Show data context 3,451 Show data context 6,174 Show data context 503 Show data context 703 Show data context
1911 6,296 Show data context 5,716 Show data context 9,613 Show data context 5,678 Show data context 9,081 Show data context 1,181 Show data context 1,862 Show data context
1931 4,984 Show data context 5,735 Show data context 6,346 Show data context 3,572 Show data context 8,480 Show data context 684 Show data context 2,525 Show data context
1951 4,646 Show data context 3,496 Show data context 13,482 Show data context 5,262 Show data context 7,297 Show data context 654 Show data context 5,057 Show data context
1971 3,234 Show data context 1,231 Show data context 10,464 Show data context 4,386 Show data context 4,962 Show data context 1,070 Show data context 5,137 Show data context
1991 2,190 Show data context 420 Show data context 9,230 Show data context 5,388 Show data context 9,041 Show data context 2,576 Show data context 6,165 Show data context
2011 1,540 Show data context 78 Show data context 5,443 Show data context 6,153 Show data context 12,518 Show data context 4,369 Show data context 10,412 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, Allerdale District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 15th December 2017