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Graphs of manufacturing industry

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The percentage of workers in manufacturing has been in long term decline (1). There has however been a huge increase in productivity – the amount of wealth produced per worker (2). While the share of manufacturing goods exported has declined their actual value has gone up (3 & 4)
Issue 2151
UK manufacturing employment
UK manufacturing employment

The percentage of workers in manufacturing has been in long term decline (1). There has however been a huge increase in productivity – the amount of wealth produced per worker (2). While the share of manufacturing goods exported has declined their actual value has gone up (3 & 4)

Manufacturing and Services productivity
Manufacturing and Services productivity
Export of manufactured exports
Export of manufactured exports

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