Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 7,708 Show data context 772 Show data context 2,264 Show data context 1,278 Show data context 3,438 Show data context 200 Show data context 185 Show data context
1861 8,011 Show data context 2,161 Show data context 3,324 Show data context 2,661 Show data context 3,812 Show data context 294 Show data context 321 Show data context
1881 5,426 Show data context 518 Show data context 2,638 Show data context 2,855 Show data context 5,013 Show data context 184 Show data context 547 Show data context
1911 7,454 Show data context 646 Show data context 2,385 Show data context 3,795 Show data context 5,979 Show data context 303 Show data context 1,065 Show data context
1931 5,365 Show data context 388 Show data context 1,317 Show data context 3,247 Show data context 5,436 Show data context 310 Show data context 1,508 Show data context
1951 4,401 Show data context 211 Show data context 2,403 Show data context 3,996 Show data context 4,041 Show data context 333 Show data context 3,079 Show data context
1971 1,796 Show data context 120 Show data context 3,688 Show data context 4,905 Show data context 2,696 Show data context 649 Show data context 3,095 Show data context
1991 1,540 Show data context 10 Show data context 3,087 Show data context 4,244 Show data context 4,864 Show data context 1,378 Show data context 5,269 Show data context
2011 912 Show data context 28 Show data context 2,137 Show data context 4,886 Show data context 6,652 Show data context 2,422 Show data context 7,368 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, the Isle of Anglesey District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 24th November 2017