Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 1,066 Show data context 5 Show data context 1,653 Show data context 720 Show data context 2,082 Show data context 284 Show data context 213 Show data context
1861 355 Show data context 1 Show data context 209 Show data context 85 Show data context 196 Show data context 21 Show data context 33 Show data context
1881 579 Show data context 76 Show data context 5,146 Show data context 2,048 Show data context 3,563 Show data context 590 Show data context 776 Show data context
1911 824 Show data context 115 Show data context 11,785 Show data context 3,852 Show data context 6,165 Show data context 1,206 Show data context 1,417 Show data context
1931 349 Show data context 93 Show data context 9,923 Show data context 3,129 Show data context 7,627 Show data context 622 Show data context 2,746 Show data context
1951 366 Show data context 19 Show data context 14,382 Show data context 5,376 Show data context 7,556 Show data context 871 Show data context 4,761 Show data context
1971 258 Show data context 24 Show data context 14,165 Show data context 5,805 Show data context 9,126 Show data context 2,432 Show data context 7,870 Show data context
1991 170 Show data context 170 Show data context 8,013 Show data context 5,736 Show data context 11,695 Show data context 5,604 Show data context 11,191 Show data context
2011 164 Show data context 21 Show data context 4,608 Show data context 6,673 Show data context 16,071 Show data context 7,402 Show data context 20,111 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, Lincoln District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 18th November 2017