Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 655 Show data context 1 Show data context 239 Show data context 133 Show data context 409 Show data context 42 Show data context 46 Show data context
1861 828 Show data context 2 Show data context 887 Show data context 950 Show data context 1,423 Show data context 186 Show data context 370 Show data context
1881 912 Show data context 1 Show data context 958 Show data context 1,145 Show data context 1,873 Show data context 138 Show data context 904 Show data context
1911 1,801 Show data context 14 Show data context 1,790 Show data context 1,756 Show data context 3,459 Show data context 276 Show data context 2,968 Show data context
1931 1,083 Show data context 12 Show data context 4,544 Show data context 3,315 Show data context 3,841 Show data context 213 Show data context 1,706 Show data context
1951 1,702 Show data context 12 Show data context 11,073 Show data context 3,803 Show data context 4,047 Show data context 207 Show data context 2,974 Show data context
1971 1,378 Show data context 46 Show data context 6,450 Show data context 4,525 Show data context 5,084 Show data context 1,960 Show data context 6,408 Show data context
1991 370 Show data context 10 Show data context 12,045 Show data context 8,776 Show data context 11,984 Show data context 5,435 Show data context 6,477 Show data context
2011 128 Show data context 24 Show data context 7,096 Show data context 11,135 Show data context 18,376 Show data context 13,970 Show data context 13,490 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, Eastleigh District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 19th October 2017