Socio-Economic Group (males only)

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Socio-Economic Groups, with sub-groups 1971
SEG 1.1 (II): Employers - large establishments: Intermediate 2,230 Show data context
SEG 1.1 (IIIN): Employers - large establishments: Skilled, Non-manual 590 Show data context
SEG 1.1 (IIIM): Employers - large establishments: Skilled, Manual 2,900 Show data context
SEG 1.2 (II): Managers - large establishments: Intermediate 524,410 Show data context
SEG 1.2 (IIIN): Managers - large establishments: Skilled, Non-manual 1,050 Show data context
SEG 1.2 (IIIM): Managers - large establishments: Skilled, Manual 13,880 Show data context
SEG 2.1 (II): Employers - small establishments: Intermediate 144,770 Show data context
SEG 2.1 (IIIN): Employers - small establishments: Skilled, Non-manual 42,700 Show data context
SEG 2.1 (IIIM): Employers - small establishments: Skilled, Manual 142,500 Show data context
SEG 2.1 (IV): Employers - small establishments: Partly skilled 22,700 Show data context
SEG 2.1 (V): Employers - small establishments: Unskilled 4,880 Show data context
SEG 2.2 (II): Managers - small establishments: Intermediate 764,070 Show data context
SEG 2.2 (IIIN): Managers - small establishments: Skilled, Non-manual 1,000 Show data context
SEG 2.2 (IIIM): Managers - small establishments: Skilled, Manual 19,510 Show data context
SEG 3: Professional workers - self-employed 126,460 Show data context
SEG 4: Professional workers - employees 605,620 Show data context
SEG 5.1: Intermediate non-manual workers: Ancillary workers and artists 714,590 Show data context
SEG 5.2: Intermediate non-manual workers: Foremen and supervisors 98,690 Show data context
SEG 6 (IIIN): Junior non-manual workers: Skilled 1,470,240 Show data context
SEG 6 (IV): Junior non-manual workers: Partly skilled 264,450 Show data context
SEG 7 (II): Personal service workers: Intermediate 1,190 Show data context
SEG 7 (IIIN): Personal service workers: Skilled, Non-manual 18,110 Show data context
SEG 7 (IIIM): Personal service workers: Skilled, Manual 62,710 Show data context
SEG 7 (IV): Personal service workers: Partly skilled 61,810 Show data context
SEG 8: Foremen and supervisors: Skilled, Manual 512,390 Show data context
SEG 9: Skilled manual workers 4,294,170 Show data context
SEG 10: Semi-skilled manual workers 1,843,440 Show data context
SEG 11: Unskilled manual workers 1,074,110 Show data context
SEG 12 (II): Own account workers (other than professional): Intermediate 143,700 Show data context
SEG 12 (IIIN): Own account workers (other than professional): Skilled, Non-manual 49,890 Show data context
SEG 12 (IIIM): Own account workers (other than professional): Skilled, Manual 359,090 Show data context
SEG 12 (IV): Own account workers (other than professional): Partly skilled 78,580 Show data context
SEG 12 (V): Own account workers (other than professional): Unskilled 42,850 Show data context
SEG 13: Farmers - employers and managers 106,480 Show data context
SEG 14: Farmers - own account 116,600 Show data context
SEG 15 (IIIM): Agricultural workers: Skilled, Manual 9,870 Show data context
SEG 15 (IV): Agricultural workers: Partly skilled 193,720 Show data context
SEG 16: Members of armed forces 220,300 Show data context
SEG 17: Indefinite 251,710 Show data context
Date: Source:
1971 Census of Population

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Occupational Data classified by Socio-Economic Group, but with additional sub-divisions by social class. This structure was used by the 1971 census.

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Date accessed: 30th January 2023