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An official scheme of class analysis used in British surveys and censuses for much of the 20th century. In sociological work it was largely superseded by the Goldthorpe class scheme. The new NS-SEC classification has now replaced it for official studies and is beginning to be used in sociological work.

Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology.


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