[soh-see-oh-ek-uh-nom-ik, -ee-kuh-, soh-shee-]
  1. of, relating to, or signifying the combination or interaction of social and economic factors: socioeconomic study; socioeconomic status.

Origin of socioeconomic

First recorded in 1880–85; socio- + economic
Related formsso·ci·o·ec·o·nom·i·cal·ly, adverb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples of socioeconomic

  • It is the monetary expression of the annual socioeconomic plan and provides for the financial flows implicit in that plan.

    Area Handbook for Bulgaria

    Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole

British Dictionary definitions for socioeconomic


  1. of, relating to, or involving both economic and social factors
Derived Formssocioeconomically, adverb
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