Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 442 Show data context 4 Show data context 30,007 Show data context 12,617 Show data context 46,119 Show data context 6,450 Show data context 5,224 Show data context
1861 1,792 Show data context 92 Show data context 40,453 Show data context 18,584 Show data context 40,011 Show data context 9,218 Show data context 5,814 Show data context
1881 2,321 Show data context 96 Show data context 45,836 Show data context 25,574 Show data context 50,946 Show data context 12,845 Show data context 8,882 Show data context
1911 763 Show data context 92 Show data context 44,339 Show data context 29,835 Show data context 71,260 Show data context 17,226 Show data context 13,021 Show data context
1931 438 Show data context 113 Show data context 40,550 Show data context 21,790 Show data context 72,076 Show data context 10,825 Show data context 16,627 Show data context
1951 135 Show data context 53 Show data context 68,155 Show data context 49,077 Show data context 64,312 Show data context 26,879 Show data context 34,408 Show data context
1971 50 Show data context 30 Show data context 38,430 Show data context 41,000 Show data context 43,340 Show data context 58,910 Show data context 48,350 Show data context
1991 120 Show data context 330 Show data context 13,252 Show data context 24,658 Show data context 35,541 Show data context 73,988 Show data context 47,071 Show data context
2011 104 Show data context 214 Show data context 4,819 Show data context 20,286 Show data context 60,197 Show data context 111,454 Show data context 75,293 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, Camden District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 13th December 2017