socio-economic class


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Noun1.socio-economic class - people having the same social, economic, or educational status; "the working class"; "an emerging professional class"
people - (plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively; "old people"; "there were at least 200 people in the audience"
world, domain - people in general; especially a distinctive group of people with some shared interest; "the Western world"
society - an extended social group having a distinctive cultural and economic organization
age class - people in the same age range
agriculture - the class of people engaged in growing food
sodality, brotherhood, fraternity - people engaged in a particular occupation; "the medical fraternity"
estate of the realm, the three estates, estate - a major social class or order of persons regarded collectively as part of the body politic of the country (especially in the United Kingdom) and formerly possessing distinct political rights
labor, labour, proletariat, working class - a social class comprising those who do manual labor or work for wages; "there is a shortage of skilled labor in this field"
lower class, underclass - the social class lowest in the social hierarchy
bourgeoisie, middle class - the social class between the lower and upper classes
booboisie - class consisting of all those who are considered boobs
commonality, commonalty, commons - a class composed of persons lacking clerical or noble rank
peasantry - the class of peasants
demimonde - a class of woman not considered respectable because of indiscreet or promiscuous behavior
underworld - the criminal class
yeomanry - class of small freeholders who cultivated their own land
caste - a social class separated from others by distinctions of hereditary rank or profession or wealth
caste - (Hinduism) a hereditary social class among Hindus; stratified according to ritual purity
class structure - the organization of classes within a society
upper class, upper crust - the class occupying the highest position in the social hierarchy
ninja - a class of 14th century Japanese who were trained in martial arts and were hired for espionage and assassinations
firing line - the most advanced and responsible group in an activity; "the firing line is where the action is"
immigrant class - recent immigrants who are lumped together as a class by their low socioeconomic status in spite of different cultural backgrounds
center - politically moderate persons; centrists
old school - a class of people favoring traditional ideas
market - the customers for a particular product or service; "before they publish any book they try to determine the size of the market for it"
craft, trade - people who perform a particular kind of skilled work; "he represented the craft of brewers"; "as they say in the trade"
fair sex, womanhood, woman - women as a class; "it's an insult to American womanhood"; "woman is the glory of creation"; "the fair sex gathered on the veranda"
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Obesity once thought to be related to high socio-economic class, now prevails in our low and middle class', she said and added that Pakistanis are very bad in controlling cholesterol levels.
The idea of holding the festival in such a place is that the festival does not only cater to one socio-economic class or culture.
He also enjoyed majority figures across all geographic areas from 54 percent to 57 percent and every socio-economic class from 53 percent to 56 percent.
The lower to middle socio-economic class are the ones most deserving of such initiatives.
Chi-square was used to establish relationship between socio-economic class, type of dialysis facility, patient functional dependency and total burden.
As far as socio-economic status is considered, using modified Kuppuswamy's scale 2014 majority belonged to socio-economic class II and III (38.
However, settling for a nominee from Wickremesinghe's own socio-economic class showed the President was not ready to go all out and have a confrontation with his PM.
In particular, he looks at how Britain's classical music culture as reflected in literature written during the period 1870-1945 can provide information about the education, socio-economic class, sexuality, politics, and lived experience of distinct yet interrelated communities depicted by a diverse array of authors.
Al Abadi explained that depression is less likely to occur in younger individuals who do not suffer from chronic illnesses and belong to a certain socio-economic class.
To improve the efficiency of these services and avoid unnecessary admissions, researchers wanted to find out how often children with type 1 diabetes are admitted to hospital compared with children of the same age, gender and socio-economic class living in the same area.

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