LS variable metadata
Variable: SEG9CC
Table: CANC
Short description: Socio-Economic Group of LSM (1991 onwards).
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1991 (1st & 2nd decades):
Blank. See SEGCC or SEG8CC.
1991 onwards (3rd decade):
01=1.1 Employers in industry, commerce etc - large establishments
02=1.2 Managers in cent & loc.govt, ind, comm etc - large estabs
03=2.1 Employers in industry, commerce etc - small establishments
04=2.2 Managers in industry, commerce etc - small establishments
05=3 Professional workers - self-employed
06=4 Professional workers - employees
07=5.1 Ancillary workers and artists
08=5.2 Foremen and supervisors - non-manual
09=6 Junior non-manual workers
10=7 Personal service workers
11=8 Foremen and supervisors - manual
12=9 Skilled manual workers
13=10 Semi-skilled manual workers
14=11 Unskilled manual workers
15=12 Own-account workers (other than professional)
16=13 Farmers - employers and managers
17=14 Farmers - own account
18=15 Agricultural workers
19=16 Members of armed forces
20=17 Inadequately-described occupations and not stated Spaces=Person aged under 16, or 16 and over with no previous employment See SEG909 for full listing of codes.
Units of measurement:  
Source: Cancer registration data collected by ONS through the National Cancer Registration Scheme.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: From: 19910101  
Keyword: Socio-economic
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 2