Socio-Economic Group (males only)

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Socio-Economic Groups 1971
SEG 1: Employers & managers - large establishments 9,375 Show data context
SEG 2: Employers & managers - small establishments 22,409 Show data context
SEG 3: Professional workers - self-employed 2,499 Show data context
SEG 4: Professional workers - employees 11,403 Show data context
SEG 5: Intermediate non-manual workers 14,962 Show data context
SEG 6: Junior non-manual workers 39,007 Show data context
SEG 7: Personal service workers 4,091 Show data context
SEG 8: Foremen & supervisors - manual 6,846 Show data context
SEG 9: Skilled manual workers 56,161 Show data context
SEG 10: Semi-skilled manual workers 26,369 Show data context
SEG 11: Unskilled manual workers 16,539 Show data context
SEG 12: Own account workers (other than professional) 12,381 Show data context
SEG 13: Farmers - employers & managers 86 Show data context
SEG 14: Farmers - own account 58 Show data context
SEG 15: Agricultural workers 274 Show data context
SEG 16: Members of armed forces 1,333 Show data context
SEG 17: Indefinite 5,870 Show data context
Date: Source:
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, Greater London AdmC through time | Social Structure Statistics | Socio-Economic Group (males only), A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 25th July 2024