Grouped Social Class


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Registrar General's Social Class, grouped 1961 1971
Classes 1 and 2 1,391 Show data context 1,760 Show data context
Class 3 1,470 Show data context 1,810 Show data context
Classes 4 and 5 1,418 Show data context 1,320 Show data context
Class not stated 120 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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Registrar General's Social Classification regrouped into three categories, combining classes 1 and 2, and classes 4 and 5.

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Date accessed: 06th April 2020