Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 2,403 Show data context 846 Show data context 4,056 Show data context 605 Show data context 2,261 Show data context 165 Show data context 145 Show data context
1861 3,841 Show data context 918 Show data context 4,270 Show data context 1,248 Show data context 2,349 Show data context 260 Show data context 327 Show data context
1881 2,849 Show data context 2,136 Show data context 3,154 Show data context 1,112 Show data context 2,827 Show data context 275 Show data context 422 Show data context
1911 2,015 Show data context 5,575 Show data context 5,862 Show data context 2,493 Show data context 3,615 Show data context 552 Show data context 680 Show data context
1931 2,060 Show data context 4,502 Show data context 7,144 Show data context 1,944 Show data context 3,914 Show data context 274 Show data context 1,516 Show data context
1951 1,950 Show data context 3,735 Show data context 5,299 Show data context 2,368 Show data context 3,095 Show data context 149 Show data context 2,886 Show data context
1971 790 Show data context 2,205 Show data context 8,131 Show data context 3,240 Show data context 3,227 Show data context 565 Show data context 2,200 Show data context
1991 900 Show data context 870 Show data context 4,354 Show data context 4,349 Show data context 4,514 Show data context 1,331 Show data context 5,006 Show data context
2011 626 Show data context 80 Show data context 7,302 Show data context 5,553 Show data context 8,148 Show data context 4,711 Show data context 7,560 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, South Derbyshire District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 24th October 2017