Socio-Economic Group (males only)

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Socio-Economic Groups 1961 1971
SEG 1: Employers and managers - large establishments 1,130 Show data context 950 Show data context
SEG 2: Employers and managers - small establishments 2,450 Show data context 2,450 Show data context
SEG 3: Professional workers - self-employed 780 Show data context 460 Show data context
SEG 4: Professional workers - employees 1,050 Show data context 880 Show data context
SEG 5: Intermediate non-manual workers 2,220 Show data context 2,190 Show data context
SEG 6: Junior non-manual workers 4,520 Show data context 3,790 Show data context
SEG 7: Personal service workers 210 Show data context 210 Show data context
SEG 8: Foremen and supervisors - manual 1,760 Show data context 1,720 Show data context
SEG 9: Skilled manual workers 15,600 Show data context 15,450 Show data context
SEG 10: Semi-skilled manual workers 8,480 Show data context 6,360 Show data context
SEG 11: Unskilled manual workers 4,830 Show data context 4,000 Show data context
SEG 12: Own account workers (other than professional) 2,220 Show data context 2,130 Show data context
SEG 13: Farmers - employers and managers 1,340 Show data context 870 Show data context
SEG 14: Farmers - own account 4,360 Show data context 3,830 Show data context
SEG 15: Agricultural workers 1,940 Show data context 1,070 Show data context
SEG 16: Members of armed forces 110 Show data context 90 Show data context
SEG 17: Indefinite 1,110 Show data context 930 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, Carmarthenshire AdmC through time | Social Structure Statistics | Socio-Economic Group (males only), A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 18th November 2019