Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 9,002 Show data context 17 Show data context 2,631 Show data context 1,220 Show data context 4,042 Show data context 413 Show data context 352 Show data context
1861 11,718 Show data context 21 Show data context 3,955 Show data context 1,703 Show data context 3,947 Show data context 434 Show data context 676 Show data context
1881 8,536 Show data context 17 Show data context 2,934 Show data context 2,012 Show data context 4,722 Show data context 226 Show data context 744 Show data context
1911 11,071 Show data context 70 Show data context 3,622 Show data context 3,350 Show data context 8,027 Show data context 484 Show data context 1,408 Show data context
1931 7,951 Show data context 29 Show data context 2,555 Show data context 3,752 Show data context 9,607 Show data context 547 Show data context 2,324 Show data context
1951 8,238 Show data context 13 Show data context 2,642 Show data context 5,102 Show data context 10,036 Show data context 561 Show data context 7,350 Show data context
1971 3,961 Show data context 83 Show data context 4,612 Show data context 3,655 Show data context 4,337 Show data context 667 Show data context 3,051 Show data context
1991 2,780 Show data context 250 Show data context 3,876 Show data context 4,566 Show data context 10,165 Show data context 2,421 Show data context 6,819 Show data context
2011 1,563 Show data context 115 Show data context 4,103 Show data context 5,363 Show data context 13,371 Show data context 5,299 Show data context 9,818 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 Norfolk District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 19th October 2017