Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 6,500 Show data context 6 Show data context 3,698 Show data context 988 Show data context 3,329 Show data context 255 Show data context 451 Show data context
1861 7,017 Show data context 26 Show data context 4,713 Show data context 1,444 Show data context 3,264 Show data context 323 Show data context 918 Show data context
1881 4,326 Show data context 62 Show data context 2,708 Show data context 1,475 Show data context 3,355 Show data context 138 Show data context 816 Show data context
1911 3,992 Show data context 502 Show data context 4,199 Show data context 1,735 Show data context 3,566 Show data context 204 Show data context 678 Show data context
1931 3,063 Show data context 179 Show data context 2,826 Show data context 2,289 Show data context 4,114 Show data context 165 Show data context 1,521 Show data context
1951 3,197 Show data context 127 Show data context 1,921 Show data context 2,250 Show data context 2,386 Show data context 180 Show data context 1,993 Show data context
1971 749 Show data context 43 Show data context 7,706 Show data context 2,264 Show data context 2,690 Show data context 645 Show data context 1,746 Show data context
1991 1,220 Show data context 20 Show data context 6,971 Show data context 3,580 Show data context 7,997 Show data context 2,317 Show data context 3,418 Show data context
2011 662 Show data context 17 Show data context 5,221 Show data context 7,557 Show data context 11,184 Show data context 6,121 Show data context 7,888 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, Daventry District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 13th December 2017