Classifications

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Educational attainment: The educational attainment of all persons six years of age and over are coded according to the International Standard Classification of Education (ISCED, 1997) and given in 7 main categories and 6 main categories (combining vocational training school, faculty, master, doctorate in "higher education" category) in the tables.

1. Illiterate
2. No school completed
3. Primary school
4. Primary education/ junior high school or equivalent
5. High school or equivalent
6. Vocational training school/ faculty
7. Master/ doctorate

Economic activity: All economic activities are coded at the 4 digit level according to the Statistical Classification of Economic Activities in the European Community (NACE Rev.2).


Statistical Classification of Economic Activities in the European Community (NACE Rev.2)

Sector

Section

Description

Agriculture

A

Agriculture, forestry and fishing

Industry

B

Mining and quarrying

C

Manufacturing

D

Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply

E

Water supply, sewerage, waste management and remediation activities

F

Construction

 

Services

G

Whole sale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles

H

Transport and storage

I

Accommodation and food service activities

J

Information and communication

K

Financial and insurance activities

L

Real estate activities

M

Professional, scientific and technical activities

N

Administrative and support service activities

O

Public administration and defence, compulsory social security

P

Education

Q

Human health and social work activities

R

Arts, entertainment and recreation

S

Other service activities

T

Activities of households as employers; undifferentiated goods and services producing activities of households for own use

U

Activities of extraterritorial organisations and bodies


Occupation:
All occupations are coded according to the International Standard Classification of Occupations (ISCO-08).

International Standard Classification of Occupations (ISCO-08)

Section

Description

1

Managers

2

Professionals

3

Technicians and associate professionals

4

Clerical support workers

5

Service and sales workers

6

Skilled agricultural, forestry and fishery workers

7

Craft and related trades workers

8

Plant and machine operators and assemblers

9

Elementary occupations


Employment status:
Classified according to International Classification on Status in Employment (ICSE-1993).

1. Regular or casual employee
2. Employer
3. Self employed
4. Unpaid family worker

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