Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 1,587 Show data context 524 Show data context 5,345 Show data context 677 Show data context 1,458 Show data context 154 Show data context 128 Show data context
1861 2,485 Show data context 6 Show data context 1,506 Show data context 774 Show data context 1,602 Show data context 180 Show data context 193 Show data context
1881 1,607 Show data context 1 Show data context 2,193 Show data context 702 Show data context 1,780 Show data context 104 Show data context 225 Show data context
1911 1,300 Show data context 1,202 Show data context 8,093 Show data context 1,388 Show data context 2,568 Show data context 529 Show data context 573 Show data context
1931 2,092 Show data context 61 Show data context 3,456 Show data context 2,077 Show data context 6,850 Show data context 638 Show data context 1,585 Show data context
1951 1,984 Show data context 15 Show data context 6,537 Show data context 2,678 Show data context 6,271 Show data context 473 Show data context 11,020 Show data context
1971 475 Show data context 300 Show data context 8,628 Show data context 2,501 Show data context 3,606 Show data context 782 Show data context 2,671 Show data context
1991 700 Show data context 0 Show data context 14,137 Show data context 2,910 Show data context 7,358 Show data context 4,999 Show data context 9,367 Show data context
2011 361 Show data context 11 Show data context 9,797 Show data context 4,127 Show data context 9,459 Show data context 8,381 Show data context 10,798 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, Fylde District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 17th October 2017