Socio-Economic Group (males only)

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Socio-Economic Groups 1961 1971
SEG 1: Employers and managers - large establishments 830 Show data context 1,330 Show data context
SEG 2: Employers and managers - small establishments 1,030 Show data context 2,930 Show data context
SEG 3: Professional workers - self-employed 290 Show data context 300 Show data context
SEG 4: Professional workers - employees 590 Show data context 1,830 Show data context
SEG 5: Intermediate non-manual workers 760 Show data context 1,850 Show data context
SEG 6: Junior non-manual workers 1,580 Show data context 2,170 Show data context
SEG 7: Personal service workers 160 Show data context 100 Show data context
SEG 8: Foremen and supervisors - manual 540 Show data context 700 Show data context
SEG 9: Skilled manual workers 5,680 Show data context 5,290 Show data context
SEG 10: Semi-skilled manual workers 1,720 Show data context 1,690 Show data context
SEG 11: Unskilled manual workers 950 Show data context 790 Show data context
SEG 12: Own account workers (other than professional) 600 Show data context 1,180 Show data context
SEG 13: Farmers - employers and managers 210 Show data context 160 Show data context
SEG 14: Farmers - own account 240 Show data context 210 Show data context
SEG 15: Agricultural workers 600 Show data context 280 Show data context
SEG 16: Members of armed forces 1,030 Show data context 1,010 Show data context
SEG 17: Indefinite 340 Show data context 300 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: 23rd January 2022