Socio-Economic Group (males only)

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Socio-Economic Groups 1961 1971
SEG 1: Employers and managers - large establishments 4,700 Show data context 5,920 Show data context
SEG 2: Employers and managers - small establishments 10,470 Show data context 15,280 Show data context
SEG 3: Professional workers - self-employed 1,270 Show data context 1,770 Show data context
SEG 4: Professional workers - employees 3,780 Show data context 6,820 Show data context
SEG 5: Intermediate non-manual workers 5,250 Show data context 8,680 Show data context
SEG 6: Junior non-manual workers 14,040 Show data context 17,590 Show data context
SEG 7: Personal service workers 1,480 Show data context 1,610 Show data context
SEG 8: Foremen and supervisors - manual 2,550 Show data context 4,100 Show data context
SEG 9: Skilled manual workers 30,000 Show data context 30,430 Show data context
SEG 10: Semi-skilled manual workers 11,110 Show data context 12,440 Show data context
SEG 11: Unskilled manual workers 6,720 Show data context 6,460 Show data context
SEG 12: Own account workers (other than professional) 5,720 Show data context 9,180 Show data context
SEG 13: Farmers - employers and managers 1,790 Show data context 1,510 Show data context
SEG 14: Farmers - own account 1,200 Show data context 910 Show data context
SEG 15: Agricultural workers 5,270 Show data context 4,090 Show data context
SEG 16: Members of armed forces 2,050 Show data context 1,900 Show data context
SEG 17: Indefinite 2,860 Show data context 1,600 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, West Sussex AdmC through time | Social Structure Statistics | Socio-Economic Group (males only), A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 19th July 2019