Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 4,109 Show data context 4 Show data context 1,391 Show data context 605 Show data context 1,858 Show data context 190 Show data context 184 Show data context
1861 5,307 Show data context 30 Show data context 3,213 Show data context 1,530 Show data context 2,825 Show data context 335 Show data context 476 Show data context
1881 4,398 Show data context 11 Show data context 4,327 Show data context 3,041 Show data context 4,774 Show data context 368 Show data context 797 Show data context
1911 5,730 Show data context 8 Show data context 7,187 Show data context 4,548 Show data context 10,271 Show data context 853 Show data context 2,562 Show data context
1931 5,538 Show data context 21 Show data context 5,337 Show data context 4,003 Show data context 9,860 Show data context 588 Show data context 2,384 Show data context
1951 4,565 Show data context 23 Show data context 7,770 Show data context 5,068 Show data context 8,295 Show data context 541 Show data context 2,636 Show data context
1971 2,613 Show data context 184 Show data context 12,229 Show data context 5,365 Show data context 8,330 Show data context 1,822 Show data context 4,250 Show data context
1991 1,640 Show data context 490 Show data context 10,982 Show data context 5,687 Show data context 11,729 Show data context 3,521 Show data context 6,966 Show data context
2011 766 Show data context 132 Show data context 5,966 Show data context 6,415 Show data context 14,023 Show data context 5,839 Show data context 11,812 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, Waveney District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 12th December 2017