Socio-Economic Group (males only)

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Socio-Economic Groups 1961
SEG 1: Employers and managers - large establishments 5,240 Show data context
SEG 2: Employers and managers - small establishments 6,460 Show data context
SEG 3: Professional workers - self-employed 490 Show data context
SEG 4: Professional workers - employees 4,940 Show data context
SEG 5: Intermediate non-manual workers 4,490 Show data context
SEG 6: Junior non-manual workers 14,030 Show data context
SEG 7: Personal service workers 550 Show data context
SEG 8: Foremen and supervisors - manual 2,120 Show data context
SEG 9: Skilled manual workers 17,460 Show data context
SEG 10: Semi-skilled manual workers 6,540 Show data context
SEG 11: Unskilled manual workers 2,530 Show data context
SEG 12: Own account workers (other than professional) 2,530 Show data context
SEG 13: Farmers - employers and managers 10 Show data context
SEG 14: Farmers - own account 50 Show data context
SEG 15: Agricultural workers 110 Show data context
SEG 16: Members of armed forces 1,080 Show data context
SEG 17: Indefinite 1,110 Show data context
Date: Source:
1961 1961 Census of England and Wales, Occupations County Leaflets, Table 5 , 'Socio-economic Group (Numbers and Proportions) of Economically Active Males and Economically Inactive Males (stating an occupation)', for 'AC, LAA, County Aggregates, Con, NT (10% sample)'

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Occupational Data classified by Socio-Economic Group. This structure was used by the 1961 census.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Harrow MB/UD through time | Social Structure Statistics | Socio-Economic Group (males only), A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 24th March 2019