Meaning of “socioeconomic” in the English Dictionary

"socioeconomic" in British English

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socioeconomicadjective

uk /ˌsəʊ.si.əʊˌek.əˈnɒm.ɪk/ us /ˌsoʊ.si.oʊˌiː.kəˈnɑː.mɪk/

(Definition of “socioeconomic” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"socioeconomic" in American English

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socioeconomicadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˌsoʊ·si·oʊˌek·əˈnɑm·ɪk, ˌsou·ʃi·oʊ-, -ˌi·kə-/

(Definition of “socioeconomic” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"socioeconomic" in Business English

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socioeconomicadjective

also socio-economic uk /ˌsəʊsiəʊˌekəˈnɒmɪk/ us /ˌsoʊsioʊˌiːkəˈnɑːmɪk/

ECONOMICS used to describe the differences between groups of people relating to their social class and financial situation:

The proposal is meant to boost achievement for all and close a growing gap among students from different socioeconomic backgrounds.
Higher education typically correlates with a higher socioeconomic status and better living conditions.
a socioeconomic class/group
socioeconomically
adverb /ˌsəʊsiəʊˌekəˈnɒmɪkli/ /ˌsoʊsioʊˌiːkəˈnɑːmɪ-/

a racially and socioeconomically diverse city

(Definition of “socioeconomic” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)