Invention of new technology, Increased goods for export, More revenue for businessmen, Increased productivity of factories, Workers could make use of machines to work more efficiently, More goods produced at lower cost, Cheaper, more affordable goods
Larger workforce, Caused by the agricultural revolution and other factors
Needed to sustain demands of workers from factories and businessmen
Increased economical activity, Britain's economy greatly improved, and it set the pace for the industrial revolution before all European countries and America.
Allowed increased integration of people (especially in cities), People were forced from the countryside into the cities, and some even went to other countries such as America
Social mobility increased, People not so much judged on background, but on talent, As seen from even normal people inventing machines that made them rich, And growing middle class
Lower pay for workers, Poor working conditions, Child labor used, Workers mistreated, Lack of breaks
High number of people moved to cities, Overcrowding, Poor standard of living, Little planning was done to accommodation the huge influx of people, Poor sanitation, Little education, Lack of housing, Sickness, Cramped conditions, City authorities lacked skills to cope with a rapidly growing population
The gaps between each class becomes wider, especially the upper and lower class.
Larger middle class can be observed