Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 8,968 Show data context 792 Show data context 3,371 Show data context 1,781 Show data context 6,698 Show data context 197 Show data context 242 Show data context
1861 12,389 Show data context 1,785 Show data context 4,166 Show data context 1,987 Show data context 4,047 Show data context 316 Show data context 351 Show data context
1881 7,748 Show data context 1,729 Show data context 3,481 Show data context 1,805 Show data context 6,619 Show data context 268 Show data context 605 Show data context
1911 11,067 Show data context 736 Show data context 3,864 Show data context 2,652 Show data context 8,932 Show data context 468 Show data context 1,410 Show data context
1931 7,843 Show data context 132 Show data context 1,896 Show data context 2,198 Show data context 6,158 Show data context 465 Show data context 2,247 Show data context
1951 7,519 Show data context 68 Show data context 1,390 Show data context 2,950 Show data context 4,838 Show data context 494 Show data context 2,950 Show data context
1971 4,364 Show data context 81 Show data context 1,043 Show data context 2,906 Show data context 3,019 Show data context 1,226 Show data context 3,740 Show data context
1991 3,258 Show data context 70 Show data context 1,501 Show data context 2,700 Show data context 6,054 Show data context 1,752 Show data context 6,971 Show data context
2011 2,302 Show data context 40 Show data context 1,574 Show data context 4,066 Show data context 9,402 Show data context 3,646 Show data context 11,396 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, Ceredigion District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10099213/cube/IND_SECTOR_GEN

Date accessed: 24th November 2017