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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The senator said that in several countries, those in the upper socio-economic class are enrolled in private schools have a heavier homework load compared to those in public schools.
It is encouraging that even the lower socio-economic class has an awareness of the importance of a good higher education.
"The world is not one color or one socio-economic class or one gender.."
People from lower socio-economic class search these heaps of garbage for material that can be recycled.
Sadaf said that Habib may have belonged to a lower socio-economic class but "he never compromised on his principles".
Fall stated that irrespective of where a child is born or the socio-economic class, they should all have a fair chance to survive and fulfil their parents' hopes and dreams for their future.
CONCLUSION: The findings of this study showed that most of the participants belong to middle socio-economic class. Socioeconomic status is most important factor for non-replacing missing teeth.
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 (38.5% and 27.4% respectively).
5 Socio-Economic Class Low (338/66.8)###Middle (146/28.9)###Upper (22/4.3)###-###-
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.
Blood samples analysis showed that more than half the number of pre-school children belonging to low socio-economic class were anemic.

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