Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 8,074 Show data context 1,088 Show data context 4,987 Show data context 1,749 Show data context 6,361 Show data context 340 Show data context 466 Show data context
1861 9,910 Show data context 1,335 Show data context 3,216 Show data context 2,632 Show data context 3,858 Show data context 806 Show data context 423 Show data context
1881 6,483 Show data context 840 Show data context 2,603 Show data context 2,118 Show data context 4,857 Show data context 267 Show data context 598 Show data context
1911 6,118 Show data context 1,778 Show data context 3,454 Show data context 2,442 Show data context 5,007 Show data context 410 Show data context 920 Show data context
1931 6,179 Show data context 558 Show data context 1,482 Show data context 2,848 Show data context 5,349 Show data context 380 Show data context 1,425 Show data context
1951 6,028 Show data context 887 Show data context 1,554 Show data context 2,848 Show data context 4,353 Show data context 448 Show data context 1,664 Show data context
1971 1,997 Show data context 509 Show data context 4,896 Show data context 2,587 Show data context 3,206 Show data context 716 Show data context 2,410 Show data context
1991 2,920 Show data context 220 Show data context 3,240 Show data context 3,380 Show data context 5,813 Show data context 1,511 Show data context 3,413 Show data context
2011 2,306 Show data context 113 Show data context 2,018 Show data context 4,560 Show data context 9,550 Show data context 3,436 Show data context 6,800 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, Eden District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 14th December 2017