Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 2,157 Show data context 0 Show data context 1,369 Show data context 294 Show data context 1,181 Show data context 109 Show data context 93 Show data context
1861 2,202 Show data context 2 Show data context 2,786 Show data context 422 Show data context 1,228 Show data context 93 Show data context 192 Show data context
1881 1,734 Show data context 5 Show data context 2,570 Show data context 405 Show data context 1,440 Show data context 54 Show data context 241 Show data context
1911 2,351 Show data context 14 Show data context 3,000 Show data context 1,625 Show data context 3,790 Show data context 307 Show data context 610 Show data context
1931 1,250 Show data context 19 Show data context 3,644 Show data context 3,034 Show data context 6,810 Show data context 714 Show data context 1,532 Show data context
1951 1,426 Show data context 8 Show data context 4,487 Show data context 2,719 Show data context 5,402 Show data context 427 Show data context 2,123 Show data context
1971 1,033 Show data context 37 Show data context 7,115 Show data context 3,135 Show data context 4,670 Show data context 2,339 Show data context 4,452 Show data context
1991 540 Show data context 0 Show data context 5,836 Show data context 3,341 Show data context 7,867 Show data context 5,260 Show data context 7,137 Show data context
2011 214 Show data context 25 Show data context 2,707 Show data context 3,876 Show data context 8,944 Show data context 9,790 Show data context 9,920 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, Chiltern District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 11th December 2017