Socio-Economic Group (males only)

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Socio-Economic Groups 1961 1971
SEG 1: Employers and managers - large establishments 1,240 Show data context 890 Show data context
SEG 2: Employers and managers - small establishments 1,560 Show data context 2,760 Show data context
SEG 3: Professional workers - self-employed 200 Show data context 340 Show data context
SEG 4: Professional workers - employees 1,080 Show data context 1,530 Show data context
SEG 5: Intermediate non-manual workers 800 Show data context 1,210 Show data context
SEG 6: Junior non-manual workers 2,130 Show data context 2,070 Show data context
SEG 7: Personal service workers 120 Show data context 200 Show data context
SEG 8: Foremen and supervisors - manual 260 Show data context 410 Show data context
SEG 9: Skilled manual workers 4,030 Show data context 3,740 Show data context
SEG 10: Semi-skilled manual workers 1,610 Show data context 1,490 Show data context
SEG 11: Unskilled manual workers 970 Show data context 800 Show data context
SEG 12: Own account workers (other than professional) 720 Show data context 1,270 Show data context
SEG 13: Farmers - employers and managers 370 Show data context 170 Show data context
SEG 14: Farmers - own account 140 Show data context 120 Show data context
SEG 15: Agricultural workers 710 Show data context 310 Show data context
SEG 16: Members of armed forces 1,810 Show data context 1,600 Show data context
SEG 17: Indefinite 330 Show data context 170 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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Date accessed: 19th November 2019