Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 8,101 Show data context 3 Show data context 4,231 Show data context 1,746 Show data context 6,345 Show data context 636 Show data context 522 Show data context
1861 9,796 Show data context 8 Show data context 4,339 Show data context 1,693 Show data context 4,172 Show data context 440 Show data context 589 Show data context
1881 6,949 Show data context 10 Show data context 3,395 Show data context 1,407 Show data context 4,768 Show data context 304 Show data context 758 Show data context
1911 8,248 Show data context 42 Show data context 3,668 Show data context 2,478 Show data context 5,453 Show data context 379 Show data context 1,011 Show data context
1931 6,526 Show data context 32 Show data context 3,281 Show data context 2,114 Show data context 5,347 Show data context 368 Show data context 1,252 Show data context
1951 6,604 Show data context 93 Show data context 3,627 Show data context 3,441 Show data context 6,132 Show data context 448 Show data context 4,896 Show data context
1971 2,992 Show data context 184 Show data context 9,311 Show data context 4,580 Show data context 5,898 Show data context 1,418 Show data context 6,595 Show data context
1991 2,090 Show data context 260 Show data context 12,819 Show data context 7,532 Show data context 13,064 Show data context 6,400 Show data context 13,166 Show data context
2011 1,037 Show data context 49 Show data context 10,247 Show data context 10,627 Show data context 19,786 Show data context 14,348 Show data context 21,261 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, Huntingdonshire District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 21st October 2017