Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 6,851 Show data context 71 Show data context 2,531 Show data context 895 Show data context 3,729 Show data context 245 Show data context 273 Show data context
1861 8,606 Show data context 64 Show data context 3,197 Show data context 1,561 Show data context 2,707 Show data context 393 Show data context 476 Show data context
1881 6,757 Show data context 534 Show data context 3,477 Show data context 1,709 Show data context 3,999 Show data context 291 Show data context 531 Show data context
1911 9,282 Show data context 566 Show data context 6,148 Show data context 4,376 Show data context 6,887 Show data context 815 Show data context 918 Show data context
1931 6,902 Show data context 1,208 Show data context 11,229 Show data context 4,500 Show data context 7,272 Show data context 438 Show data context 2,004 Show data context
1951 6,387 Show data context 1,247 Show data context 21,833 Show data context 7,394 Show data context 8,654 Show data context 679 Show data context 3,719 Show data context
1971 3,287 Show data context 577 Show data context 28,304 Show data context 10,993 Show data context 10,503 Show data context 1,751 Show data context 8,154 Show data context
1991 2,047 Show data context 604 Show data context 20,135 Show data context 11,743 Show data context 14,520 Show data context 4,255 Show data context 10,811 Show data context
2011 1,211 Show data context 270 Show data context 16,523 Show data context 13,321 Show data context 19,235 Show data context 7,918 Show data context 18,319 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, North Lincolnshire UA through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 24th October 2017