Socio-Economic Group (males only)

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Socio-Economic Groups 1961 1971
SEG 1: Employers & managers - large establishments 350 Show data context 23 Show data context
SEG 2: Employers & managers - small establishments 840 Show data context 105 Show data context
SEG 3: Professional workers - self-employed 280 Show data context 22 Show data context
SEG 4: Professional workers - employees 500 Show data context 80 Show data context
SEG 5: Intermediate non-manual workers 850 Show data context 74 Show data context
SEG 6: Junior non-manual workers 1,330 Show data context 105 Show data context
SEG 7: Personal service workers 160 Show data context 11 Show data context
SEG 8: Foremen & supervisors - manual 230 Show data context 27 Show data context
SEG 9: Skilled manual workers 2,620 Show data context 248 Show data context
SEG 10: Semi-skilled manual workers 860 Show data context 96 Show data context
SEG 11: Unskilled manual workers 1,170 Show data context 97 Show data context
SEG 12: Own account workers (other than professional) 970 Show data context 107 Show data context
SEG 13: Farmers - employers & managers 900 Show data context 79 Show data context
SEG 14: Farmers - own account 2,880 Show data context 232 Show data context
SEG 15: Agricultural workers 1,350 Show data context 90 Show data context
SEG 16: Members of armed forces 120 Show data context 19 Show data context
SEG 17: Indefinite 470 Show data context 40 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, Cardiganshire AdmC through time | Social Structure Statistics | Socio-Economic Group (males only), A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 19th July 2024