Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 2,374 Show data context 964 Show data context 8,736 Show data context 1,107 Show data context 2,620 Show data context 270 Show data context 230 Show data context
1861 3,373 Show data context 4,146 Show data context 8,792 Show data context 1,863 Show data context 2,700 Show data context 352 Show data context 329 Show data context
1881 2,113 Show data context 12,113 Show data context 9,222 Show data context 3,135 Show data context 5,089 Show data context 716 Show data context 686 Show data context
1911 3,233 Show data context 16,232 Show data context 30,876 Show data context 9,953 Show data context 12,981 Show data context 2,535 Show data context 2,435 Show data context
1931 1,697 Show data context 38,299 Show data context 11,463 Show data context 6,351 Show data context 12,463 Show data context 1,102 Show data context 4,483 Show data context
1951 1,613 Show data context 27,527 Show data context 17,996 Show data context 10,392 Show data context 13,825 Show data context 1,077 Show data context 6,047 Show data context
1971 1,627 Show data context 7,678 Show data context 27,622 Show data context 10,691 Show data context 15,184 Show data context 2,599 Show data context 11,257 Show data context
1991 835 Show data context 3,210 Show data context 17,127 Show data context 10,756 Show data context 19,218 Show data context 5,037 Show data context 15,463 Show data context
2011 505 Show data context 141 Show data context 10,478 Show data context 13,992 Show data context 21,481 Show data context 10,823 Show data context 25,542 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, Barnsley District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 13th December 2017