Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 765 Show data context 1 Show data context 511 Show data context 267 Show data context 1,082 Show data context 172 Show data context 144 Show data context
1861 1,420 Show data context 8 Show data context 1,934 Show data context 1,217 Show data context 3,205 Show data context 434 Show data context 703 Show data context
1881 1,111 Show data context 17 Show data context 2,874 Show data context 3,512 Show data context 6,989 Show data context 1,101 Show data context 1,213 Show data context
1911 1,392 Show data context 36 Show data context 12,750 Show data context 12,845 Show data context 27,871 Show data context 8,435 Show data context 5,910 Show data context
1931 622 Show data context 54 Show data context 29,530 Show data context 20,422 Show data context 33,657 Show data context 5,957 Show data context 9,725 Show data context
1951 176 Show data context 60 Show data context 74,507 Show data context 20,290 Show data context 29,792 Show data context 3,345 Show data context 12,132 Show data context
1971 90 Show data context 20 Show data context 63,010 Show data context 20,020 Show data context 28,320 Show data context 11,740 Show data context 17,930 Show data context
1991 140 Show data context 460 Show data context 18,172 Show data context 16,601 Show data context 26,198 Show data context 21,475 Show data context 18,962 Show data context
2011 99 Show data context 122 Show data context 8,911 Show data context 24,304 Show data context 36,682 Show data context 30,660 Show data context 31,683 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, Ealing District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 23rd October 2017