Socio-Economic Group (males only)

No chart.

Socio-Economic Groups 1961 1971
SEG 1: Employers and managers - large establishments 1,220 Show data context 710 Show data context
SEG 2: Employers and managers - small establishments 1,540 Show data context 1,300 Show data context
SEG 3: Professional workers - self-employed 170 Show data context 290 Show data context
SEG 4: Professional workers - employees 1,010 Show data context 780 Show data context
SEG 5: Intermediate non-manual workers 1,050 Show data context 720 Show data context
SEG 6: Junior non-manual workers 2,860 Show data context 1,330 Show data context
SEG 7: Personal service workers 30 Show data context 70 Show data context
SEG 8: Foremen and supervisors - manual 540 Show data context 220 Show data context
SEG 9: Skilled manual workers 2,990 Show data context 2,330 Show data context
SEG 10: Semi-skilled manual workers 1,270 Show data context 800 Show data context
SEG 11: Unskilled manual workers 450 Show data context 290 Show data context
SEG 12: Own account workers (other than professional) 450 Show data context 270 Show data context
SEG 13: Farmers - employers and managers 230 Show data context 170 Show data context
SEG 14: Farmers - own account 250 Show data context 130 Show data context
SEG 15: Agricultural workers 380 Show data context 110 Show data context
SEG 16: Members of armed forces 130 Show data context 60 Show data context
SEG 17: Indefinite 200 Show data context 140 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

This website exists to help people doing personal research projects on particular areas within a locality. So long as you are using our data for only a small number of units, you are not making money out of what you are doing, and you are not systematically re-publishing our data, you do not need to request permission from us, but you do need to acknowledge us as your source with the wording:

"This work is based on data provided through www.VisionofBritain.org.uk and uses historical material which is copyright of the Great Britain Historical GIS Project and the University of Portsmouth".

Where the above statement is included in a web page or similar online resource, the reference to "www.VisionofBritain.org.uk" must be a working hyperlink.

nCube definition


Occupational Data classified by Socio-Economic Group. This structure was used by the 1961 census.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Cardiff RD through time | Social Structure Statistics | Socio-Economic Group (males only), A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10009066/cube/SEG_M

Date accessed: 19th September 2019