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d_yasoc90_cc Young adult: job like: SOC 1990, condensed

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Datafile: d_indresp

Derived Variable Note

Special licence only: Standard Occupational Classification 1990 (SOC90) of job young person would like to do when finishing school. Condensed 2-digit version. The classification is coded post-field using the respondent’s description of the job. From Wave 3 onward, job descriptions were first coded to the code frame of SOC 2010 and the code for earlier versions of the classification was computed from a look-up file.



Uses D_YASOC90


Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
General managers and administrators in national and local government, large companies and organisation1010.0%
Specialist managers12430.09%
Financial institution and office managers, civil service executive officers1370.01%
Managers in transport and storing1410.0%
Protective service officers1540.01%
Managers in farming, horticulture, forestry and fishing1630.01%
Manager, and proprietors in service industries17280.06%
Managers and administrators n.e.c.1930.01%
Natural scientists20590.13%
Engineers and technologists21490.1%
Health professional22900.19%
Teaching professionals231760.37%
Legal professionals24510.11%
Business and financial professionals25480.1%
Architects and surveyors26130.03%
Librarians and related professionals2710.0%
Professional occupations n.e.c.29670.14%
Scientific technicians3040.01%
Draughtspersons, quantity surveyors and other surveyors3140.01%
Computer analysts /programmers32250.05%
Ship and aircraft officers, air traffic planners and controllers3360.01%
Health associate professionals34950.2%
Legal associate professionals3510.0%
Business and financial associate professionals3680.02%
Social welfare associate professionals37130.03%
Literary, artistic and sports professional382200.47%
Associate professional occupations n.e.c.3990.02%
Administrative /clerical officers and assistants in civil service and local government4040.01%
Numerical clerks and cashiers4190.02%
Filing and record clerks4220.0%
Clerks (not otherwise specified)4340.01%
Secretaries, personal assistants, typists, word processors operators4510.0%
Receptionists, telephonists and related occupations4610.0%
Clerical and secretarial occupations n.e.c.4910.0%
Construction trades50100.02%
Metal machining, fitting and instrument making trades5150.01%
Electrical/electronic trades52100.02%
Metal farming, welding and related trades5370.01%
Travel and transport vehicles54200.04%
Textiles, garments and related trades5510.0%
Woodworking trades5770.01%
Food preparation trades5810.0%
Other craft and related occupations n.e.c.5920.0%
NCOs and other ranks, armed forces60170.04%
Security and protected service occupations61340.07%
Catering occupations62160.03%
Travel attendants and related occupation63140.03%
Health and related occupations64210.04%
Childcare and related occupations65260.06%
Hairdressers, beauticians and related occupation66420.09%
Personal and protect service occupation n.e.c.6940.01%
Buyers brokers and related agents7030.01%
Sales representatives7160.01%
Sales assistants and check-out operators72140.03%
Sales n.e.c.7950.01%
Food drink and tobacco process operatives8010.0%
Metal working process operatives8440.01%
Other routine process operatives8630.01%
Road transport operatives8720.0%
Other transport and machinery operatives8810.0%
Machine and plant operatives n.e.c.8920.0%
Other occupations m agriculture, forestry and fishing90140.03%
Other occupations n.e.c.9910.0%

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