Socio-Economic Group (males only)

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Socio-Economic Groups 1961 1971
SEG 1: Employers and managers - large establishments 1,300 Show data context 1,210 Show data context
SEG 2: Employers and managers - small establishments 2,890 Show data context 3,440 Show data context
SEG 3: Professional workers - self-employed 640 Show data context 420 Show data context
SEG 4: Professional workers - employees 1,110 Show data context 1,280 Show data context
SEG 5: Intermediate non-manual workers 2,150 Show data context 2,580 Show data context
SEG 6: Junior non-manual workers 4,630 Show data context 4,360 Show data context
SEG 7: Personal service workers 290 Show data context 440 Show data context
SEG 8: Foremen and supervisors - manual 1,750 Show data context 1,630 Show data context
SEG 9: Skilled manual workers 14,860 Show data context 15,210 Show data context
SEG 10: Semi-skilled manual workers 8,140 Show data context 6,470 Show data context
SEG 11: Unskilled manual workers 4,620 Show data context 5,120 Show data context
SEG 12: Own account workers (other than professional) 2,180 Show data context 2,770 Show data context
SEG 13: Farmers - employers and managers 1,060 Show data context 910 Show data context
SEG 14: Farmers - own account 2,360 Show data context 2,120 Show data context
SEG 15: Agricultural workers 1,850 Show data context 1,080 Show data context
SEG 16: Members of armed forces 370 Show data context 150 Show data context
SEG 17: Indefinite 1,270 Show data context 1,050 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, Denbighshire AdmC through time | Social Structure Statistics | Socio-Economic Group (males only), A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 24th October 2018