Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 1,032 Show data context 56 Show data context 1,253 Show data context 183 Show data context 909 Show data context 59 Show data context 57 Show data context
1861 1,640 Show data context 16 Show data context 3,329 Show data context 256 Show data context 706 Show data context 66 Show data context 94 Show data context
1881 1,009 Show data context 485 Show data context 1,978 Show data context 388 Show data context 900 Show data context 45 Show data context 258 Show data context
1911 1,730 Show data context 1,109 Show data context 2,911 Show data context 772 Show data context 1,735 Show data context 136 Show data context 348 Show data context
1931 731 Show data context 627 Show data context 7,250 Show data context 1,446 Show data context 2,117 Show data context 218 Show data context 757 Show data context
1951 985 Show data context 375 Show data context 5,226 Show data context 1,185 Show data context 1,719 Show data context 71 Show data context 876 Show data context
1971 1,028 Show data context 1,562 Show data context 12,542 Show data context 3,418 Show data context 4,395 Show data context 1,194 Show data context 3,128 Show data context
1991 440 Show data context 70 Show data context 8,478 Show data context 3,937 Show data context 7,933 Show data context 2,842 Show data context 7,336 Show data context
2011 235 Show data context 101 Show data context 4,837 Show data context 9,611 Show data context 15,340 Show data context 8,930 Show data context 12,913 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, Blaby District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 22nd October 2017