Table 1

Standardised mortality rates per 100 000 for men aged 20–64 years in England and Wales: comparison of years 1970–72 and 1991–93

Social class1970–721991–93
Source: Drever & Bunting (1997)
I – Professional500280
II – Managerial526300
III–N – Skilled (non-manual)637426
III–M – Skilled (manual)683493
IV – Partly skilled721492
V – Unskilled897806
All classes624419