Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 6,026 Show data context 116 Show data context 2,547 Show data context 860 Show data context 2,849 Show data context 268 Show data context 241 Show data context
1861 7,153 Show data context 830 Show data context 2,188 Show data context 1,502 Show data context 2,956 Show data context 361 Show data context 344 Show data context
1881 6,756 Show data context 908 Show data context 2,401 Show data context 1,652 Show data context 3,249 Show data context 319 Show data context 464 Show data context
1911 6,647 Show data context 5,141 Show data context 3,812 Show data context 3,033 Show data context 5,798 Show data context 899 Show data context 902 Show data context
1931 5,597 Show data context 5,936 Show data context 4,400 Show data context 3,212 Show data context 7,616 Show data context 952 Show data context 2,319 Show data context
1951 5,336 Show data context 5,437 Show data context 4,208 Show data context 3,645 Show data context 6,058 Show data context 378 Show data context 3,484 Show data context
1971 2,909 Show data context 1,199 Show data context 4,931 Show data context 4,087 Show data context 5,441 Show data context 796 Show data context 4,089 Show data context
1991 1,120 Show data context 230 Show data context 3,571 Show data context 5,178 Show data context 5,640 Show data context 2,059 Show data context 5,705 Show data context
2011 1,011 Show data context 66 Show data context 2,378 Show data context 6,033 Show data context 6,833 Show data context 5,103 Show data context 10,346 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, East Lothian District through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 22nd November 2017