Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 3,672 Show data context 202 Show data context 4,232 Show data context 547 Show data context 2,372 Show data context 180 Show data context 182 Show data context
1861 4,499 Show data context 610 Show data context 5,737 Show data context 807 Show data context 2,252 Show data context 211 Show data context 298 Show data context
1881 2,690 Show data context 226 Show data context 3,372 Show data context 912 Show data context 2,254 Show data context 171 Show data context 321 Show data context
1911 2,667 Show data context 2,964 Show data context 4,435 Show data context 1,855 Show data context 3,423 Show data context 457 Show data context 595 Show data context
1931 2,494 Show data context 1,033 Show data context 5,642 Show data context 2,160 Show data context 6,344 Show data context 856 Show data context 1,937 Show data context
1951 2,307 Show data context 2,956 Show data context 4,290 Show data context 2,322 Show data context 3,423 Show data context 231 Show data context 4,309 Show data context
1971 998 Show data context 6,485 Show data context 8,231 Show data context 3,480 Show data context 4,348 Show data context 852 Show data context 3,445 Show data context
1991 1,040 Show data context 770 Show data context 3,956 Show data context 4,735 Show data context 8,094 Show data context 3,579 Show data context 10,104 Show data context
2011 610 Show data context 101 Show data context 3,324 Show data context 6,342 Show data context 11,691 Show data context 9,682 Show data context 14,192 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, Rushcliffe District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 24th October 2017