Socio-Economic Group (males only)

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Socio-Economic Groups 1961 1971
SEG 1: Employers & managers - large establishments 620 Show data context 90 Show data context
SEG 2: Employers & managers - small establishments 960 Show data context 177 Show data context
SEG 3: Professional workers - self-employed 120 Show data context 25 Show data context
SEG 4: Professional workers - employees 320 Show data context 90 Show data context
SEG 5: Intermediate non-manual workers 450 Show data context 160 Show data context
SEG 6: Junior non-manual workers 1,760 Show data context 223 Show data context
SEG 7: Personal service workers 140 Show data context 23 Show data context
SEG 8: Foremen & supervisors - manual 370 Show data context 59 Show data context
SEG 9: Skilled manual workers 3,870 Show data context 461 Show data context
SEG 10: Semi-skilled manual workers 1,490 Show data context 164 Show data context
SEG 11: Unskilled manual workers 890 Show data context 87 Show data context
SEG 12: Own account workers (other than professional) 590 Show data context 76 Show data context
SEG 13: Farmers - employers & managers 260 Show data context 34 Show data context
SEG 14: Farmers - own account 340 Show data context 11 Show data context
SEG 15: Agricultural workers 1,210 Show data context 95 Show data context
SEG 16: Members of armed forces 630 Show data context 83 Show data context
SEG 17: Indefinite 230 Show data context 18 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: 18th July 2024