Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 3,995 Show data context 1,307 Show data context 7,196 Show data context 1,086 Show data context 3,870 Show data context 298 Show data context 253 Show data context
1861 4,110 Show data context 1,615 Show data context 21,064 Show data context 3,345 Show data context 4,718 Show data context 468 Show data context 389 Show data context
1881 1,868 Show data context 1,207 Show data context 13,057 Show data context 2,214 Show data context 4,609 Show data context 447 Show data context 512 Show data context
1911 2,342 Show data context 7,290 Show data context 10,913 Show data context 3,734 Show data context 6,210 Show data context 940 Show data context 1,140 Show data context
1931 1,689 Show data context 1,628 Show data context 14,528 Show data context 4,120 Show data context 7,833 Show data context 786 Show data context 2,197 Show data context
1951 1,386 Show data context 2,713 Show data context 15,785 Show data context 4,607 Show data context 6,392 Show data context 474 Show data context 3,126 Show data context
1971 1,038 Show data context 2,620 Show data context 9,709 Show data context 3,842 Show data context 3,905 Show data context 678 Show data context 2,666 Show data context
1991 511 Show data context 740 Show data context 10,815 Show data context 3,912 Show data context 7,385 Show data context 2,189 Show data context 6,272 Show data context
2011 437 Show data context 545 Show data context 5,787 Show data context 5,182 Show data context 9,705 Show data context 5,291 Show data context 8,844 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, High Peak District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 14th December 2017