Socio-Economic Group (males only)

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Socio-Economic Groups 1961 1971
SEG 1: Employers and managers - large establishments 190 Show data context 350 Show data context
SEG 2: Employers and managers - small establishments 230 Show data context 900 Show data context
SEG 3: Professional workers - self-employed 70 Show data context 80 Show data context
SEG 4: Professional workers - employees 50 Show data context 380 Show data context
SEG 5: Intermediate non-manual workers 70 Show data context 370 Show data context
SEG 6: Junior non-manual workers 300 Show data context 710 Show data context
SEG 7: Personal service workers 40 Show data context 70 Show data context
SEG 8: Foremen and supervisors - manual 50 Show data context 320 Show data context
SEG 9: Skilled manual workers 690 Show data context 2,380 Show data context
SEG 10: Semi-skilled manual workers 760 Show data context 1,220 Show data context
SEG 11: Unskilled manual workers 150 Show data context 570 Show data context
SEG 12: Own account workers (other than professional) 110 Show data context 580 Show data context
SEG 13: Farmers - employers and managers 520 Show data context 240 Show data context
SEG 14: Farmers - own account 360 Show data context 370 Show data context
SEG 15: Agricultural workers 750 Show data context 800 Show data context
SEG 16: Members of armed forces 1,140 Show data context 210 Show data context
SEG 17: Indefinite 70 Show data context 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)'
1971 Census of Population

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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, Bridgnorth RD through time | Social Structure Statistics | Socio-Economic Group (males only), A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 19th November 2019