Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 10,882 Show data context 984 Show data context 7,379 Show data context 2,681 Show data context 7,755 Show data context 722 Show data context 691 Show data context
1861 11,467 Show data context 54 Show data context 4,956 Show data context 2,440 Show data context 6,043 Show data context 616 Show data context 877 Show data context
1881 7,872 Show data context 36 Show data context 3,045 Show data context 2,002 Show data context 5,736 Show data context 276 Show data context 1,016 Show data context
1911 4,994 Show data context 1,561 Show data context 5,691 Show data context 3,161 Show data context 7,000 Show data context 647 Show data context 1,322 Show data context
1931 5,488 Show data context 66 Show data context 2,178 Show data context 2,482 Show data context 8,495 Show data context 380 Show data context 1,648 Show data context
1951 5,778 Show data context 178 Show data context 2,598 Show data context 3,525 Show data context 6,814 Show data context 491 Show data context 6,043 Show data context
1971 1,448 Show data context 125 Show data context 10,330 Show data context 2,782 Show data context 3,100 Show data context 914 Show data context 2,907 Show data context
1991 2,360 Show data context 140 Show data context 4,214 Show data context 3,941 Show data context 9,561 Show data context 4,008 Show data context 5,698 Show data context
2011 1,346 Show data context 168 Show data context 3,419 Show data context 5,187 Show data context 14,027 Show data context 9,445 Show data context 9,799 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, Cotswold District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 14th December 2017