Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 4,778 Show data context 414 Show data context 4,529 Show data context 1,790 Show data context 4,634 Show data context 493 Show data context 429 Show data context
1861 6,184 Show data context 93 Show data context 4,954 Show data context 1,689 Show data context 4,211 Show data context 488 Show data context 631 Show data context
1881 4,233 Show data context 29 Show data context 4,905 Show data context 2,071 Show data context 5,425 Show data context 419 Show data context 986 Show data context
1911 3,856 Show data context 967 Show data context 7,457 Show data context 3,626 Show data context 8,300 Show data context 879 Show data context 1,517 Show data context
1931 3,458 Show data context 130 Show data context 6,041 Show data context 4,031 Show data context 8,222 Show data context 584 Show data context 2,172 Show data context
1951 3,689 Show data context 105 Show data context 6,191 Show data context 5,648 Show data context 8,021 Show data context 733 Show data context 7,526 Show data context
1971 2,226 Show data context 306 Show data context 8,389 Show data context 4,294 Show data context 5,555 Show data context 1,555 Show data context 4,675 Show data context
1991 1,610 Show data context 0 Show data context 5,190 Show data context 6,380 Show data context 11,208 Show data context 5,174 Show data context 14,578 Show data context
2011 935 Show data context 11 Show data context 3,815 Show data context 6,608 Show data context 15,821 Show data context 9,504 Show data context 23,204 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, Taunton Deane District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 18th October 2017