Socio-Economic Group (males only)

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Socio-Economic Groups 1971
SEG 1: Employers and managers - large establishments 3,670 Show data context
SEG 2: Employers and managers - small establishments 6,860 Show data context
SEG 3: Professional workers - self-employed 990 Show data context
SEG 4: Professional workers - employees 4,690 Show data context
SEG 5: Intermediate non-manual workers 5,570 Show data context
SEG 6: Junior non-manual workers 9,020 Show data context
SEG 7: Personal service workers 810 Show data context
SEG 8: Foremen and supervisors - manual 1,320 Show data context
SEG 9: Skilled manual workers 10,500 Show data context
SEG 10: Semi-skilled manual workers 4,040 Show data context
SEG 11: Unskilled manual workers 2,250 Show data context
SEG 12: Own account workers (other than professional) 2,820 Show data context
SEG 13: Farmers - employers and managers 60 Show data context
SEG 14: Farmers - own account 20 Show data context
SEG 15: Agricultural workers 100 Show data context
SEG 16: Members of armed forces 560 Show data context
SEG 17: Indefinite 680 Show data context
Date: Source:
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, Richmond upon Thames LB through time | Social Structure Statistics | Socio-Economic Group (males only), A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 16th October 2019