Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 1,430 Show data context 2,680 Show data context 2,246 Show data context 905 Show data context 1,601 Show data context 131 Show data context 96 Show data context
1861 2,003 Show data context 4,281 Show data context 5,471 Show data context 2,506 Show data context 2,819 Show data context 321 Show data context 288 Show data context
1881 1,093 Show data context 6,050 Show data context 5,786 Show data context 1,992 Show data context 3,297 Show data context 282 Show data context 404 Show data context
1911 1,837 Show data context 24,792 Show data context 10,061 Show data context 7,510 Show data context 8,457 Show data context 1,345 Show data context 1,752 Show data context
1931 1,061 Show data context 30,508 Show data context 4,744 Show data context 3,662 Show data context 8,699 Show data context 802 Show data context 3,285 Show data context
1951 910 Show data context 26,743 Show data context 9,579 Show data context 5,601 Show data context 7,887 Show data context 568 Show data context 4,141 Show data context
1971 1,221 Show data context 6,012 Show data context 21,791 Show data context 7,672 Show data context 6,981 Show data context 1,326 Show data context 6,873 Show data context
1991 340 Show data context 740 Show data context 14,751 Show data context 7,118 Show data context 10,191 Show data context 2,802 Show data context 8,992 Show data context
2011 183 Show data context 163 Show data context 10,900 Show data context 9,087 Show data context 14,009 Show data context 7,639 Show data context 16,666 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, Caerphilly District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 24th October 2017