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d_jbisco88_cc Current job: ISCO88 (condensed 3 digits version)

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Datafile: d_indresp

Derived Variable Note

International Classification of Occupations 1988 (ISCO 88) of current job. Condensed 3-digit version. Current job refers to being in paid employment during the last week, even if respondent was away from work in that week.

See RJBISCO on BHPS data file RINDRESP

Origin

Uses D_JBISCO88

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-93640.77%
inapplicable-82064843.87%
Armed forces10450.1%
Legislators111410.09%
Senior officials of special interest organizations114330.07%
Directors and chief executives121130.03%
Production and operations department managers12211412.42%
Other departmental managers12315373.27%
General managers1316081.29%
Physicists, chemists and related professionals211550.12%
Computing professionals2133870.82%
Architects, engineers and related professionals2144440.94%
Life science professionals221700.15%
Health professionals (except nursing)2222890.61%
College, university and higher education teaching professionals2313120.66%
Secondary education teaching professionals2325111.09%
Primary and pre-primary education teaching professionals2334030.86%
Special education teaching professionals234550.12%
Other teaching professionals2352590.55%
Business professionals2415281.12%
Legal professionals2421470.31%
Archivists, librarians and related information professionals243310.07%
Social sciences and related professionals2441790.38%
Writers and creative or performing artists2451740.37%
Religious professionals246530.11%
Physical and engineering science technicians3112670.57%
Computer associate professionals3121660.35%
Optical and electronic equipment operators313830.18%
Ship and aircraft controllers and technicians314330.07%
Safety and quality inspectors315900.19%
Life science technicians and related associate professionals321260.06%
Modern health associate professionals (except nursing)3223880.82%
Nursing and midwifery associate professionals3236831.45%
Other teaching associate professionals3341820.39%
Finance and sales associate professionals3419452.01%
Business services agents and trade brokers34250.01%
Administrative associate professionals343730.16%
Customs, tax and related government associate professionals344830.18%
Police inspectors and detectives345110.02%
Social work associate professionals3463610.77%
Artistic, entertainment and sports associate professionals3474330.92%
Secretaries and keyboard-operating clerks4114250.9%
Numerical clerks4124981.06%
Material-recording and transport clerks4131740.37%
Library, mail and related clerks4141920.41%
Other office clerks41911332.41%
Cashiers, tellers and related clerks4211840.39%
Client information clerks4227091.51%
Travel attendants and related workers511890.19%
Housekeeping and restaurant services workers5126751.43%
Personal care and related workers51322104.7%
Other personal service workers5143040.65%
Protective services workers5162780.59%
Shop salespersons and demonstrators52215073.2%
Market gardeners and crop growers6111660.35%
Market-oriented crop and animal producers613990.21%
Fishery workers, hunters and trappers615330.07%
Building frame and related trades workers7124070.86%
Building finishers and related trades workers7134951.05%
Painters, building structure cleaners and related trade workers7141200.25%
Metal moulders, welders, sheet-metalworkers, structural-metal preparers and related trades workers721970.21%
Blacksmiths, toolmakers and related trades workers722580.12%
Machinery mechanics and fitters7233940.84%
Electrical and electronic equipment mechanics and fitters7241760.37%
Precision workers in metal and related materials731240.05%
Potters, glass-makers and related trades workers73270.01%
Handicraft workers in wood, textile, leather and related materials733180.04%
Printing and related trades workers734500.11%
Food processing and related trades workers741690.15%
Wood treaters, cabinet-makers and related trades workers742320.07%
Textile, garment and related trades workers743470.1%
Felt, leather and shoemaking trades workers74450.01%
Stationary plant and related operators810230.05%
Mining and mineral-processing plant operators81190.02%
Metal-processing plant operators812230.05%
Glass, ceramics and related plant operators81370.01%
Wood processing and papermaking plant operators814380.08%
Chemical processing plant operators815410.09%
Power production and related plant operators816150.03%
Metal and mineral products machine operators821750.16%
Chemical products machine operators82260.01%
Rubber and plastic products machine operators823350.07%
Textile, fur and leather products machine operators826510.11%
Food and related products machine operators8271150.24%
Assemblers828610.13%
Other machine operators and assemblers8291750.37%
Locomotive engine-drivers and related workers831270.06%
Motor vehicle drivers8327521.6%
Agricultural and other mobile plant operators8331060.23%
Ships' deck crews and related workers83460.01%
Street vendors and related workers911560.12%
Domestic and related helpers, cleaners and launderers91310252.18%
Building caretakers, window and related cleaners914970.21%
Messengers, porters, doorkeepers and related workers9155971.27%
Garbage collectors and related labourers916600.13%
Agricultural, fishery and related labourers921780.17%
Mining and construction labourers9312760.59%
Manufacturing labourers9321490.32%
Transport labourers and freight handlers9333320.71%
Total47066100.0%

Statistics

MeanNumber MissingMinMaxStd DevN
458.72101210.0933.0247.7826054

Index Terms

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