Socio-Economic Group (males only)

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Socio-Economic Groups 1961
SEG 1: Employers & managers - large establishments 520 Show data context
SEG 2: Employers & managers - small establishments 740 Show data context
SEG 3: Professional workers - self-employed 50 Show data context
SEG 4: Professional workers - employees 580 Show data context
SEG 5: Intermediate non-manual workers 840 Show data context
SEG 6: Junior non-manual workers 2,680 Show data context
SEG 7: Personal service workers 190 Show data context
SEG 8: Foremen & supervisors - manual 710 Show data context
SEG 9: Skilled manual workers 4,740 Show data context
SEG 10: Semi-skilled manual workers 2,500 Show data context
SEG 11: Unskilled manual workers 1,310 Show data context
SEG 12: Own account workers (other than professional) 250 Show data context
SEG 13: Farmers - employers & managers 0 Show data context
SEG 14: Farmers - own account 0 Show data context
SEG 15: Agricultural workers 20 Show data context
SEG 16: Members of armed forces 90 Show data context
SEG 17: Indefinite 40 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, Erith UD/MB through time | Social Structure Statistics | Socio-Economic Group (males only), A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 29th May 2024