Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 5,398 Show data context 9 Show data context 2,543 Show data context 1,351 Show data context 4,199 Show data context 447 Show data context 1,345 Show data context
1861 5,231 Show data context 5 Show data context 2,619 Show data context 1,585 Show data context 4,184 Show data context 410 Show data context 1,866 Show data context
1881 4,176 Show data context 10 Show data context 2,524 Show data context 2,083 Show data context 5,734 Show data context 372 Show data context 1,956 Show data context
1911 4,216 Show data context 31 Show data context 3,340 Show data context 3,376 Show data context 7,497 Show data context 511 Show data context 5,435 Show data context
1931 4,207 Show data context 45 Show data context 2,709 Show data context 3,625 Show data context 10,121 Show data context 552 Show data context 4,028 Show data context
1951 3,658 Show data context 17 Show data context 4,122 Show data context 3,837 Show data context 7,624 Show data context 607 Show data context 8,278 Show data context
1971 1,502 Show data context 50 Show data context 6,799 Show data context 4,612 Show data context 5,326 Show data context 2,051 Show data context 6,850 Show data context
1991 2,130 Show data context 130 Show data context 6,133 Show data context 6,166 Show data context 11,553 Show data context 7,319 Show data context 17,732 Show data context
2011 997 Show data context 30 Show data context 4,708 Show data context 8,165 Show data context 16,227 Show data context 20,942 Show data context 24,497 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, Winchester District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 19th October 2017