SOCIO-ECONOMIC CLASSIFICATION CODE FOR STOP SMOKING

The SOCIO-ECONOMIC CLASSIFICATION codes are based on the Office for National Statistics socio-economic classification for a Stop Smoking Service

National Codes:

01Full-time Student
02Never worked or unemployed for over one year. If unemployed for less than one year, last known occupation should be used for classification.
03Retired
04Home carer i.e. looking after children, family or home
05Sick or disabled and unable to work
06Managerial/ professional. Examples include: accountant, artist, civil/mechanical engineer, medical practitioner, musician, nurse, police officer (sergeant or above), physiotherapist, scientist, social worker, software engineer, solicitor, teacher, welfare officer. Those usually responsible for planning, organising and co-ordinating work for finance
07Intermediate. Examples include: call centre agent, clerical worker, nursery auxiliary, office clerk, secretary
08Routine and manual (self employed should not be included in this category). Examples include: electrician, fitter, gardener, inspector, plumber, printer, train driver, tool maker, bar staff, caretaker, catering assistant, cleaner, farm worker, HGV driver, labourer, machine operative, messenger, packer, porter, postal worker, receptionist, sales assistant, security guard, sewing machinist, van driver, waiter/waitress
09Prisoner
96Other (not listed)

Further information on mapping can be found on the National Centre for Smoking Cessation and Training website at Local Stop Smoking Services: Service and Delivery Guidance 2014

 

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