Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 7,132 Show data context 1,004 Show data context 10,850 Show data context 1,893 Show data context 5,793 Show data context 679 Show data context 590 Show data context
1861 8,762 Show data context 2,579 Show data context 14,418 Show data context 4,056 Show data context 6,975 Show data context 961 Show data context 1,328 Show data context
1881 6,922 Show data context 3,342 Show data context 12,839 Show data context 4,898 Show data context 7,196 Show data context 1,026 Show data context 1,220 Show data context
1911 3,307 Show data context 3,695 Show data context 6,259 Show data context 4,148 Show data context 5,666 Show data context 1,289 Show data context 1,182 Show data context
1931 2,629 Show data context 3,358 Show data context 6,435 Show data context 4,385 Show data context 8,202 Show data context 1,094 Show data context 2,823 Show data context
1951 2,620 Show data context 1,377 Show data context 7,216 Show data context 5,148 Show data context 7,278 Show data context 569 Show data context 4,854 Show data context
1971 1,522 Show data context 452 Show data context 7,600 Show data context 5,484 Show data context 7,993 Show data context 1,261 Show data context 7,309 Show data context
1991 1,080 Show data context 160 Show data context 2,994 Show data context 4,608 Show data context 10,070 Show data context 4,469 Show data context 12,339 Show data context
2011 932 Show data context 115 Show data context 2,867 Show data context 5,910 Show data context 12,233 Show data context 8,752 Show data context 15,524 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, Stirling District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 23rd September 2017