Socio-Economic Group (males only)

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Socio-Economic Groups 1961 1971
SEG 1: Employers and managers - large establishments 230 Show data context 290 Show data context
SEG 2: Employers and managers - small establishments 310 Show data context 410 Show data context
SEG 3: Professional workers - self-employed 90 Show data context 60 Show data context
SEG 4: Professional workers - employees 180 Show data context 370 Show data context
SEG 5: Intermediate non-manual workers 170 Show data context 370 Show data context
SEG 6: Junior non-manual workers 460 Show data context 590 Show data context
SEG 7: Personal service workers 50 Show data context 40 Show data context
SEG 8: Foremen and supervisors - manual 250 Show data context 210 Show data context
SEG 9: Skilled manual workers 1,480 Show data context 1,530 Show data context
SEG 10: Semi-skilled manual workers 900 Show data context 680 Show data context
SEG 11: Unskilled manual workers 450 Show data context 340 Show data context
SEG 12: Own account workers (other than professional) 200 Show data context 290 Show data context
SEG 13: Farmers - employers and managers 230 Show data context 80 Show data context
SEG 14: Farmers - own account 200 Show data context 200 Show data context
SEG 15: Agricultural workers 470 Show data context 240 Show data context
SEG 16: Members of armed forces 10 Show data context 10 Show data context
SEG 17: Indefinite 50 Show data context 70 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: 16th October 2021