Socio-Economic Group (males only)

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Socio-Economic Groups 1961 1971
SEG 1: Employers and managers - large establishments 7,490 Show data context 9,150 Show data context
SEG 2: Employers and managers - small establishments 10,880 Show data context 16,360 Show data context
SEG 3: Professional workers - self-employed 1,350 Show data context 1,680 Show data context
SEG 4: Professional workers - employees 6,330 Show data context 8,560 Show data context
SEG 5: Intermediate non-manual workers 6,860 Show data context 10,530 Show data context
SEG 6: Junior non-manual workers 20,170 Show data context 22,230 Show data context
SEG 7: Personal service workers 820 Show data context 1,160 Show data context
SEG 8: Foremen and supervisors - manual 6,290 Show data context 8,080 Show data context
SEG 9: Skilled manual workers 68,330 Show data context 70,290 Show data context
SEG 10: Semi-skilled manual workers 26,890 Show data context 32,070 Show data context
SEG 11: Unskilled manual workers 13,410 Show data context 14,140 Show data context
SEG 12: Own account workers (other than professional) 5,370 Show data context 8,640 Show data context
SEG 13: Farmers - employers and managers 2,470 Show data context 2,030 Show data context
SEG 14: Farmers - own account 2,700 Show data context 2,040 Show data context
SEG 15: Agricultural workers 5,320 Show data context 3,240 Show data context
SEG 16: Members of armed forces 1,110 Show data context 760 Show data context
SEG 17: Indefinite 2,320 Show data context 2,560 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, Worcestershire AdmC through time | Social Structure Statistics | Socio-Economic Group (males only), A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 07th December 2019