Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 446 Show data context 2 Show data context 801 Show data context 626 Show data context 1,837 Show data context 157 Show data context 236 Show data context
1861 451 Show data context 4 Show data context 695 Show data context 578 Show data context 1,559 Show data context 212 Show data context 273 Show data context
1881 921 Show data context 15 Show data context 2,779 Show data context 3,257 Show data context 8,898 Show data context 727 Show data context 1,166 Show data context
1911 1,202 Show data context 24 Show data context 3,964 Show data context 4,725 Show data context 13,907 Show data context 1,276 Show data context 2,439 Show data context
1931 702 Show data context 33 Show data context 2,792 Show data context 4,955 Show data context 13,772 Show data context 1,020 Show data context 3,808 Show data context
1951 420 Show data context 8 Show data context 1,765 Show data context 4,649 Show data context 9,854 Show data context 936 Show data context 4,514 Show data context
1971 300 Show data context 10 Show data context 4,699 Show data context 5,200 Show data context 8,183 Show data context 2,236 Show data context 6,379 Show data context
1991 150 Show data context 0 Show data context 4,450 Show data context 4,303 Show data context 7,241 Show data context 3,393 Show data context 8,963 Show data context
2011 87 Show data context 15 Show data context 2,709 Show data context 5,027 Show data context 9,716 Show data context 4,992 Show data context 14,282 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, Hastings District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 23rd October 2017