socio-economic groups

Definition

Economics

  • plural noun groups in society divided according to income and position The UK socio-economic groups are: (1) senior managers, administrators, civil servants and professional people; (2) middle-ranking managers, administrators, civil servants and professional people; (3) junior managers, clerical staff; (4) workers with special skills and qualifications; (5) unskilled workers and manual workers; (6) pensioners, the unemployed and casual manual workers
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