Socio-Economic Group (males only)

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Socio-Economic Groups 1961 1971
SEG 1: Employers and managers - large establishments 28,410 Show data context 19,020 Show data context
SEG 2: Employers and managers - small establishments 47,470 Show data context 41,270 Show data context
SEG 3: Professional workers - self-employed 4,620 Show data context 3,800 Show data context
SEG 4: Professional workers - employees 21,930 Show data context 21,540 Show data context
SEG 5: Intermediate non-manual workers 29,890 Show data context 26,070 Show data context
SEG 6: Junior non-manual workers 120,030 Show data context 56,580 Show data context
SEG 7: Personal service workers 6,370 Show data context 3,490 Show data context
SEG 8: Foremen and supervisors - manual 27,170 Show data context 14,040 Show data context
SEG 9: Skilled manual workers 213,640 Show data context 103,100 Show data context
SEG 10: Semi-skilled manual workers 105,050 Show data context 44,870 Show data context
SEG 11: Unskilled manual workers 62,710 Show data context 23,020 Show data context
SEG 12: Own account workers (other than professional) 24,670 Show data context 22,200 Show data context
SEG 13: Farmers - employers and managers 4,560 Show data context 3,430 Show data context
SEG 14: Farmers - own account 2,410 Show data context 1,670 Show data context
SEG 15: Agricultural workers 13,180 Show data context 8,120 Show data context
SEG 16: Members of armed forces 8,610 Show data context 5,720 Show data context
SEG 17: Indefinite 13,010 Show data context 6,090 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, Essex AdmC through time | Social Structure Statistics | Socio-Economic Group (males only), A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 09th August 2020