Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 6,990 Show data context 76 Show data context 4,207 Show data context 1,075 Show data context 3,121 Show data context 426 Show data context 300 Show data context
1861 7,631 Show data context 168 Show data context 5,227 Show data context 2,184 Show data context 4,782 Show data context 516 Show data context 582 Show data context
1881 4,905 Show data context 140 Show data context 2,969 Show data context 1,702 Show data context 5,958 Show data context 354 Show data context 806 Show data context
1911 3,509 Show data context 265 Show data context 8,478 Show data context 2,571 Show data context 5,791 Show data context 1,154 Show data context 1,194 Show data context
1931 4,443 Show data context 331 Show data context 2,123 Show data context 1,911 Show data context 7,238 Show data context 471 Show data context 2,290 Show data context
1951 4,823 Show data context 211 Show data context 3,397 Show data context 2,448 Show data context 5,055 Show data context 503 Show data context 4,897 Show data context
1971 1,489 Show data context 30 Show data context 7,699 Show data context 2,799 Show data context 3,848 Show data context 947 Show data context 3,435 Show data context
1991 1,863 Show data context 10 Show data context 3,716 Show data context 2,509 Show data context 5,426 Show data context 3,709 Show data context 6,029 Show data context
2011 1,016 Show data context 27 Show data context 3,865 Show data context 3,767 Show data context 8,335 Show data context 6,145 Show data context 8,026 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, Malvern Hills District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 16th October 2017