Socio-Economic Group (males only)

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Socio-Economic Groups 1961
SEG 1: Employers and managers - large establishments 1,700 Show data context
SEG 2: Employers and managers - small establishments 2,020 Show data context
SEG 3: Professional workers - self-employed 240 Show data context
SEG 4: Professional workers - employees 1,240 Show data context
SEG 5: Intermediate non-manual workers 1,880 Show data context
SEG 6: Junior non-manual workers 5,810 Show data context
SEG 7: Personal service workers 290 Show data context
SEG 8: Foremen and supervisors - manual 1,030 Show data context
SEG 9: Skilled manual workers 7,420 Show data context
SEG 10: Semi-skilled manual workers 3,480 Show data context
SEG 11: Unskilled manual workers 1,870 Show data context
SEG 12: Own account workers (other than professional) 580 Show data context
SEG 13: Farmers - employers and managers 20 Show data context
SEG 14: Farmers - own account 0 Show data context
SEG 15: Agricultural workers 140 Show data context
SEG 16: Members of armed forces 220 Show data context
SEG 17: Indefinite 290 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)'

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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, Chislehurst and Sidcup UD through time | Social Structure Statistics | Socio-Economic Group (males only), A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 04th October 2023