Socio-Economic Group (males only)

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Socio-Economic Groups 1961 1971
SEG 1: Employers and managers - large establishments 390 Show data context 340 Show data context
SEG 2: Employers and managers - small establishments 520 Show data context 510 Show data context
SEG 3: Professional workers - self-employed 100 Show data context 100 Show data context
SEG 4: Professional workers - employees 340 Show data context 370 Show data context
SEG 5: Intermediate non-manual workers 520 Show data context 640 Show data context
SEG 6: Junior non-manual workers 1,130 Show data context 1,350 Show data context
SEG 7: Personal service workers 80 Show data context 50 Show data context
SEG 8: Foremen and supervisors - manual 850 Show data context 680 Show data context
SEG 9: Skilled manual workers 6,770 Show data context 5,470 Show data context
SEG 10: Semi-skilled manual workers 2,540 Show data context 2,270 Show data context
SEG 11: Unskilled manual workers 2,570 Show data context 2,670 Show data context
SEG 12: Own account workers (other than professional) 320 Show data context 290 Show data context
SEG 13: Farmers - employers and managers 10 Show data context 10 Show data context
SEG 14: Farmers - own account 70 Show data context 20 Show data context
SEG 15: Agricultural workers 70 Show data context 40 Show data context
SEG 16: Members of armed forces 30 Show data context 40 Show data context
SEG 17: Indefinite 270 Show data context 250 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: 11th August 2020