Socio-Economic Group (males only)

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Socio-Economic Groups 1961 1971
SEG 1: Employers & managers - large establishments 710 Show data context 91 Show data context
SEG 2: Employers & managers - small establishments 680 Show data context 135 Show data context
SEG 3: Professional workers - self-employed 150 Show data context 13 Show data context
SEG 4: Professional workers - employees 630 Show data context 104 Show data context
SEG 5: Intermediate non-manual workers 830 Show data context 112 Show data context
SEG 6: Junior non-manual workers 1,490 Show data context 244 Show data context
SEG 7: Personal service workers 70 Show data context 19 Show data context
SEG 8: Foremen & supervisors - manual 610 Show data context 98 Show data context
SEG 9: Skilled manual workers 4,470 Show data context 700 Show data context
SEG 10: Semi-skilled manual workers 1,960 Show data context 388 Show data context
SEG 11: Unskilled manual workers 1,000 Show data context 239 Show data context
SEG 12: Own account workers (other than professional) 260 Show data context 68 Show data context
SEG 13: Farmers - employers & managers 140 Show data context 14 Show data context
SEG 14: Farmers - own account 80 Show data context 8 Show data context
SEG 15: Agricultural workers 300 Show data context 15 Show data context
SEG 16: Members of armed forces 50 Show data context 8 Show data context
SEG 17: Indefinite 130 Show data context 67 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, Whiston RD through time | Social Structure Statistics | Socio-Economic Group (males only), A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 25th July 2024