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Registrar General's Social Class 1951 1961 1971
Class 1 7,094 Show data context 8,470 Show data context 1,180 Show data context
Class 2 37,024 Show data context 36,315 Show data context 4,555 Show data context
Class 3 161,418 Show data context 155,134 Show data context 15,847 Show data context
Class 4 64,315 Show data context 68,988 Show data context 4,929 Show data context
Class 5 32,992 Show data context 20,521 Show data context 1,943 Show data context
Class not stated 694 Show data context
Date: Source:
1951 1951 Census of England and Wales, County Report, Table 27 , 'Social Class distribution of Occupied and Retired Males aged 15 and over', for 'AC, MB, UD, RD'
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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