Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 4,142 Show data context 183 Show data context 3,592 Show data context 1,680 Show data context 3,842 Show data context 286 Show data context 313 Show data context
1861 6,480 Show data context 859 Show data context 4,448 Show data context 2,874 Show data context 4,665 Show data context 547 Show data context 694 Show data context
1881 4,632 Show data context 618 Show data context 5,503 Show data context 3,338 Show data context 8,030 Show data context 575 Show data context 895 Show data context
1911 4,786 Show data context 2,357 Show data context 7,381 Show data context 4,213 Show data context 9,475 Show data context 858 Show data context 1,691 Show data context
1931 4,207 Show data context 243 Show data context 3,820 Show data context 4,888 Show data context 14,729 Show data context 862 Show data context 3,288 Show data context
1951 4,251 Show data context 99 Show data context 3,876 Show data context 5,735 Show data context 13,879 Show data context 890 Show data context 4,502 Show data context
1971 3,898 Show data context 206 Show data context 4,818 Show data context 4,153 Show data context 6,154 Show data context 996 Show data context 6,868 Show data context
1991 1,750 Show data context 0 Show data context 6,613 Show data context 4,908 Show data context 12,882 Show data context 3,547 Show data context 9,469 Show data context
2011 997 Show data context 71 Show data context 4,603 Show data context 5,305 Show data context 16,504 Show data context 4,955 Show data context 13,684 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, Scarborough District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 18th December 2017