Socio-Economic Group (males only)

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Socio-Economic Groups 1961 1971
SEG 1: Employers and managers - large establishments 1,120 Show data context 1,390 Show data context
SEG 2: Employers and managers - small establishments 2,050 Show data context 3,260 Show data context
SEG 3: Professional workers - self-employed 280 Show data context 290 Show data context
SEG 4: Professional workers - employees 1,000 Show data context 1,480 Show data context
SEG 5: Intermediate non-manual workers 1,310 Show data context 2,340 Show data context
SEG 6: Junior non-manual workers 3,790 Show data context 4,800 Show data context
SEG 7: Personal service workers 570 Show data context 400 Show data context
SEG 8: Foremen and supervisors - manual 680 Show data context 1,240 Show data context
SEG 9: Skilled manual workers 11,720 Show data context 12,740 Show data context
SEG 10: Semi-skilled manual workers 4,480 Show data context 5,160 Show data context
SEG 11: Unskilled manual workers 2,510 Show data context 2,770 Show data context
SEG 12: Own account workers (other than professional) 1,300 Show data context 1,780 Show data context
SEG 13: Farmers - employers and managers 1,820 Show data context 1,160 Show data context
SEG 14: Farmers - own account 1,220 Show data context 860 Show data context
SEG 15: Agricultural workers 4,850 Show data context 3,320 Show data context
SEG 16: Members of armed forces 4,160 Show data context 4,440 Show data context
SEG 17: Indefinite 980 Show data context 740 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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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Parts of Kesteven AdmC through time | Social Structure Statistics | Socio-Economic Group (males only), A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 20th June 2019