Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 2,727 Show data context 128 Show data context 2,074 Show data context 457 Show data context 1,691 Show data context 149 Show data context 124 Show data context
1861 3,208 Show data context 597 Show data context 4,701 Show data context 1,159 Show data context 2,223 Show data context 290 Show data context 327 Show data context
1881 1,811 Show data context 1,109 Show data context 3,829 Show data context 1,068 Show data context 2,191 Show data context 296 Show data context 330 Show data context
1911 3,175 Show data context 2,153 Show data context 2,833 Show data context 1,581 Show data context 3,327 Show data context 318 Show data context 627 Show data context
1931 1,496 Show data context 6,324 Show data context 3,870 Show data context 1,330 Show data context 2,717 Show data context 210 Show data context 1,015 Show data context
1951 1,462 Show data context 6,691 Show data context 3,712 Show data context 1,781 Show data context 2,323 Show data context 121 Show data context 1,339 Show data context
1971 861 Show data context 903 Show data context 6,475 Show data context 2,472 Show data context 3,038 Show data context 753 Show data context 2,689 Show data context
1991 729 Show data context 1,979 Show data context 5,515 Show data context 4,524 Show data context 6,290 Show data context 2,001 Show data context 2,735 Show data context
2011 370 Show data context 710 Show data context 5,662 Show data context 10,623 Show data context 11,591 Show data context 4,936 Show data context 5,666 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 Warwickshire District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 24th October 2017