Workers in Manufacturing

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2011 Classification of Manufacturing 2011
Food & drink 750 Show data context
Textiles & clothing 611 Show data context
Wood & paper 444 Show data context
Chemicals 1,424 Show data context
Low tech 2,139 Show data context
High tech. 3,778 Show data context
Other 4,257 Show data context
Date: Source:
2011 Census of Population


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Our presentation of long-run trends in economic activity is based around the 2007 Standard Industrial Classification, but in that Manufacturing is treated as just one of twenty-one "Sections". Earlier classifications provide far more detail of manufacturing, so to present some of that detail in long-run perspective here we use a seven-way sub-classification of manufacturing used by the 2011 Census of England and Wales (unfortunately equivalent detail is not available from the Scottish 2011 census). "High-tech" i...

ncludes electronics and aircraft manufacture, but also cars, shipbuilding and making any kind of machinery.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, East Sussex through time | Industry Statistics | Workers in Manufacturing, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 15th July 2024