Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 2,460 Show data context 193 Show data context 1,789 Show data context 436 Show data context 1,227 Show data context 159 Show data context 114 Show data context
1861 2,605 Show data context 113 Show data context 6,487 Show data context 1,036 Show data context 2,878 Show data context 501 Show data context 339 Show data context
1881 1,713 Show data context 138 Show data context 5,874 Show data context 1,422 Show data context 3,027 Show data context 525 Show data context 433 Show data context
1911 1,787 Show data context 198 Show data context 8,772 Show data context 2,465 Show data context 5,240 Show data context 1,423 Show data context 1,123 Show data context
1931 1,811 Show data context 236 Show data context 6,578 Show data context 2,199 Show data context 4,713 Show data context 426 Show data context 1,511 Show data context
1951 1,761 Show data context 327 Show data context 5,885 Show data context 2,260 Show data context 4,205 Show data context 309 Show data context 2,571 Show data context
1971 1,970 Show data context 42 Show data context 10,770 Show data context 3,887 Show data context 5,060 Show data context 1,306 Show data context 4,477 Show data context
1991 1,157 Show data context 28 Show data context 4,189 Show data context 3,591 Show data context 7,244 Show data context 3,497 Show data context 6,426 Show data context
2011 322 Show data context 19 Show data context 3,801 Show data context 5,284 Show data context 10,578 Show data context 7,955 Show data context 11,096 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, Bromsgrove District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 20th October 2017