Source Variables

Some unharmonized variables may not be available.

Variable Label
Type Sample
AR1970A_OCC3 Occupation [3 digit] P Argentina 1970
AR1980A_OCC Occupation P Argentina 1980
AR1991A_OCC Occupation P Argentina 1991
AR2001A_OCC4 Occupation (4-digits) P Argentina 2001
AM2011A_OCC Occupation P Armenia 2011
AT1971A_OCCSM Occupation of supporter: sub-major groups P Austria 1971
AT1981A_OCCSM Occupation of supporter: sub-major groups P Austria 1981
AT1991A_OCCSM Occupation of supporter: sub-major groups P Austria 1991
AT2001A_OCCSM Occupation of supporter: sub-major groups P Austria 2001
BY1999A_OCC2 Occupation, 2 digits P Belarus 1999
BY2009A_OCC Occupation P Belarus 2009
BJ1979A_OCC Occupation (2-digits) P Benin 1979
BJ1992A_OCC3 Occupation (3-digits) P Benin 1992
BJ2002A_OCC Occupation (3-digits) P Benin 2002
BJ2013A_OCC Occupation (3-digit) P Benin 2013
BO1976A_OCC2 Occupation, 2 digits P Bolivia 1976
BO1992A_OCC Occupation P Bolivia 1992
BO2001A_OCC Occupation, 3 digits P Bolivia 2001
BO2012A_OCC2 Occupation (3 digit) P Bolivia 2012
BW1981A_OCC Occupation P Botswana 1981
BW1991A_OCC Occupation (last 30 days) P Botswana 1991
BW2001A_OCC Occupation in the past 7 days, 3 digit P Botswana 2001
BW2011A_OCC Occupation, 3-digits P Botswana 2011
BR1960A_USUALOCC Usual occupation P Brazil 1960
BR1970A_MAINOCC Principal occupation P Brazil 1970
BR1980A_OCC Occupation P Brazil 1980
BR1991A_OCC Occupation P Brazil 1991
BR2000A_OCC Occupation, 4 digits P Brazil 2000
BR2010A_OCC Occupation held from July 25 to July 31, 2010 P Brazil 2010
BF1985A_OCC Principal occupation P Burkina Faso 1985
BF1996A_OCC Principal occupation P Burkina Faso 1996
KH1998A_OCC Occupation P Cambodia 1998
KH2004A_OCC3 Occupation (3-digits) P Cambodia 2004
KH2008A_OCC Occupation P Cambodia 2008
KH2013A_OCC Occupation (3-digits) P Cambodia 2013
KH2019A_OCC1 Occupation, 1-digit P Cambodia 2019
CM1976A_OCC2 Occupation (2 digits) P Cameroon 1976
CM2005A_OCC Occupation P Cameroon 2005
CA1971A_OCC Occupation P Canada 1971
CA1981A_OCC Occupation (1981 classification basis) P Canada 1981
CA1991A_OCC80 Occupation (1980 classification basis) P Canada 1991
CA2001A_NOCS01P Occupation (2001 national occupational classification for statistics) P Canada 2001
CA2011A_OCC Occupation P Canada 2011
CL1960A_OCC Occupation P Chile 1960
CL1970A_OCC3 Occupation (3-digit) P Chile 1970
CL1982A_OCC3 Occupation (3-digit) P Chile 1982
CL1992A_OCC3 Occupation (3-digit) P Chile 1992
CL2002A_OCC Occupation P Chile 2002
CN1982A_OCC Occupation P China 1982
CN1990A_OCC Occupation P China 1990
CN2000A_OCC Occupation (2-digit) P China 2000
CO1964A_OCC2 Occupation (COTA, 4 digits) P Colombia 1964
CO1973A_OCC Occupation last week P Colombia 1973
CR1973A_OCC3 Occupation, 3 digits P Costa Rica 1973
CR1984A_OCC Occupation, 3 digits P Costa Rica 1984
CR2000A_OCC3 Occupation, 3 digits P Costa Rica 2000
CR2011A_OCC Occupation, 2-digit P Costa Rica 2011
CU2002A_OCC Occupation P Cuba 2002
CU2012A_OCC3 Main occupation (3-digit) P Cuba 2012
CI1998A_OCC2 Current occupation (2-digit) P Côte d'Ivoire 1998
DO1960A_OCC Occupation P Dominican Republic 1960
DO1970A_OCC1 Current occupation, 3 digits P Dominican Republic 1970
DO1981A_OCC Occupation P Dominican Republic 1981
DO2002A_OCC Occupation P Dominican Republic 2002
DO2010A_OCC Occupation P Dominican Republic 2010
EC1962A_OCC Occupation P Ecuador 1962
EC1974A_OCC3 Occupation, three digits P Ecuador 1974
EC1982A_OCC3 Occupation, 3 digits P Ecuador 1982
EC1990A_OCC3 Occupation, 3 digits P Ecuador 1990
EC2001A_OCC Occupation, 3 digits P Ecuador 2001
EC2010A_OCC3 Occupation (3 digits, ISCO 08) P Ecuador 2010
EG1986A_OCC3 Occupation (3-digit) P Egypt 1986
EG2006A_OCC Primary occupation, 3-digit P Egypt 2006
SV1992A_OCC Occupation (3-digit) P El Salvador 1992
SV2007A_OCC3DIG Occupation (3-digit) P El Salvador 2007
ET1984A_OCC2 Occupation (2-digit) P Ethiopia 1984
ET1994A_OCC Occupation P Ethiopia 1994
FJ1976A_OCC Occupation P Fiji 1976
FJ1986A_OCC Occupation P Fiji 1986
FJ1996A_OCC3 Occupation (3 digits) P Fiji 1996
FJ2007A_OCC3 Occupation, 3 digits P Fiji 2007
FJ2014A_OCC3 Occupation (3 digits) P Fiji 2014
FI2010A_OCC Occupation P Finland 2010
FR1962A_SOCCUP SAPHIR occupation P France 1962
FR1968A_SOCC SAPHIR occupation P France 1968
FR1975A_SOCC SAPHIR occupation P France 1975
FR1982A_SOCC SAPHIR occupation P France 1982
FR1990A_SOCC Saphir occupation P France 1990
FR1999A_OCC Occupation, ISCO P France 1999
FR2006A_PROF486 Detailed profession (4-digit) P France 2006
FR2011A_PROF Profession, 486 categories P France 2011
DE1970A_OCC Occupation P Germany 1970
DE1981A_OCC Occupation P Germany 1981
DE1987A_OCC Occupation P Germany 1987
GH1984A_OCC2 Occupation, 2 digits P Ghana 1984
GH2000A_OCC Occupation P Ghana 2000
GH2010A_OCC Occupation (major groups) P Ghana 2010
GR1971A_OCC Occupation P Greece 1971
GR1981A_OCC Occupation P Greece 1981
GR1991A_OCC Occupation P Greece 1991
GR2001A_OCC Occupation P Greece 2001
GR2011A_OCC Occupation P Greece 2011
GT1964A_OCC3 Occupation (3-digits) P Guatemala 1964
GT1973A_OCC3 Principal occupation (3-digits) P Guatemala 1973
GT1981A_OCC3 Principal occupation (3-digits) P Guatemala 1981
GT1994A_OCC Principal occupation (1-digit) P Guatemala 1994
GT2002A_OCC3 Principal occupation (3-digits) P Guatemala 2002
GN1983A_OCC2 Occupation, 2 digits P Guinea 1983
GN1996A_OCC Occupation P Guinea 1996
GN2014A_OCC Occupation (3-digit) P Guinea 2014
HT1982A_OCC Main occupation or profession P Haiti 1982
HT2003A_OCC2 Occupation, 3 digits P Haiti 2003
HN1961A_OCC Occupation (2-digits) P Honduras 1961
HN1974A_OCC2 Occupation (3-digits) P Honduras 1974
HN1988A_OCC4 Occupation (4-digits) P Honduras 1988
HN2001A_OCC Occupation (4-digit) P Honduras 2001
HU1970A_OCC Occupation P Hungary 1970
HU1980A_OCC Occupation, scope of activity P Hungary 1980
HU1990A_OCC Occupation P Hungary 1990
HU2001A_OCC Occupation P Hungary 2001
HU2011A_OCC Occupation P Hungary 2011
ID1971A_OCC Occupation P Indonesia 1971
ID1976A_OCC Primary occupation during past week P Indonesia 1976
ID1980A_OCC Primary occupation during the previous week (3 digit version) P Indonesia 1980
ID1985A_OCC Primary occupation P Indonesia 1985
ID1990A_OCC Main occupation last week P Indonesia 1990
ID1995A_OCC Occupation P Indonesia 1995
ID2005A_OCC Occupation P Indonesia 2005
IR2006A_OCC4 Occupation P Iran 2006
IR2011A_OCC Occupation (3-digit) P Iran 2011
IQ1997A_OCC Occupation P Iraq 1997
IE1971A_OCC Occupation P Ireland 1971
IE1981A_OCC Occupation P Ireland 1981
IE1986A_OCC Occupation group P Ireland 1986
IE1991A_OCC Occupation group P Ireland 1991
IE1996A_OCC Occupation P Ireland 1996
IE2002A_OCC Occupation P Ireland 2002
IE2006A_OCC Occupation group P Ireland 2006
IE2011A_OCC Occupation (shuffled) P Ireland 2011
IE2016A_OCC Occupation (groups) P Ireland 2016
IL1972A_OCC Occupation P Israel 1972
IL1983A_OCC Occupation P Israel 1983
IL1995A_OCC Occupation P Israel 1995
IL2008A_OCC Occupation P Israel 2008
IT2001A_OCC Occupation P Italy 2001
IT2011A_WKTYPE Type of work P Italy 2011
JM1982A_OCC Occupation during past week / in last job P Jamaica 1982
JM1991A_OCC Occupation during past week/in last job P Jamaica 1991
JM2001A_OCC3 Occupation 3-digit P Jamaica 2001
JO2004A_OCC3 Major current occupation (3-digit) P Jordan 2004
KE1989A_OCC4 Occupation, 4 digits P Kenya 1989
KG1999A_OCC Main activity P Kyrgyzstan 1999
LA1995A_OCC1 Main occupation in the last 12 months (1-digit) P Laos 1995
LS1996A_OCC Occupation (2-digits) P Lesotho 1996
LS2006A_OCC Occupation (2-digits) P Lesotho 2006
LR1974A_OCC2 Occupation (2-digit) P Liberia 1974
LR2008A_OCC Occupation P Liberia 2008
MW1987A_OCC2 Occupation, 2 digit P Malawi 1987
MW1998A_OCC2 Occupation, 2-digit P Malawi 1998
MW2008A_OCC2 Occupation (2 digits) P Malawi 2008
MY1970A_OCC Occupation last week P Malaysia 1970
MY1980A_OCC3 Principal occupation last week (3 digits) P Malaysia 1980
MY1991A_OCC3 Principal occupation (3 digits) P Malaysia 1991
MY2000A_OCC3 Occupation -- 3 digits P Malaysia 2000
ML1987A_OCC Occupation last month P Mali 1987
ML1998A_OCC Main occupation P Mali 1998
ML2009A_OCC Principal occupation P Mali 2009
MU1990A_OCC3 Occupation (3-digit) P Mauritius 1990
MU2000A_OCC4 Occupation (4 digit) P Mauritius 2000
MU2011A_OCC4 Occupation (4-digit) P Mauritius 2011
MX1960A_OCC2 Principal occupation, 2 digits P Mexico 1960
MX1970A_OCC3 Occupation 3 digit P Mexico 1970
MX1990A_OCC Occupation, 4 digits P Mexico 1990
MX1995A_OCC Occupation P Mexico 1995
MX2000A_OCC4 Occupation, 4 digits P Mexico 2000
MX2010A_OCC Occupation or trade P Mexico 2010
MX2015A_OCC Occupation P Mexico 2015
MX2020A_OCC3 Occupation (3-digits) P Mexico 2020
MN2000A_OCC Occupation P Mongolia 2000
MA1982A_OCC3 Occupation (3-digit) P Morocco 1982
MA1994A_OCC3 Occupation, 3-digit P Morocco 1994
MA2004A_OCC3 Occupation (3-digit) P Morocco 2004
MA2014A_OCC2 Occupation (2-digit) P Morocco 2014
MZ1997A_OCC2 Occupation 3-digit P Mozambique 1997
MZ2007A_OCC Occupation P Mozambique 2007
MM2014A_OCC Occupation P Myanmar 2014
NP2001A_OCC Usual occupation P Nepal 2001
NP2011A_OCC1 Occupation (1-digit) P Nepal 2011
NL1960A_OCC Occupation P Netherlands 1960
NL1971A_OCC Occupation P Netherlands 1971
NL2001A_OCC Occupation P Netherlands 2001
NL2011A_OCC Occupation (1-digit) P Netherlands 2011
NI1971A_OCC Occupation P Nicaragua 1971
NI1995A_OCC Occupation (ISCO 88, 3 digits) P Nicaragua 1995
NI2005A_OCC3 Occupation (ISCO 88, 3 digits) P Nicaragua 2005
PK1973A_OCC3 Occupation P Pakistan 1973
PS1997A_OCC Main occupation P Palestine 1997
PS2007A_OCC Main occupation P Palestine 2007
PS2017A_OCC Occupation P Palestine 2017
PA1960A_OCC4 Occupation (4-digit) P Panama 1960
PA1970A_OCC2 Occupation, 2-digit P Panama 1970
PA1980A_OCC2 Occupation (3-digit) P Panama 1980
PA1990A_OCC Occupation P Panama 1990
PA2000A_OCC Occupation P Panama 2000
PA2010A_OCC Occupation, 3 digits P Panama 2010
PG1980A_OCC Occupation, 3 digits P Papua New Guinea 1980
PG1990A_OCC Occupation P Papua New Guinea 1990
PG2000A_OCC Occupation (4-digit) P Papua New Guinea 2000
PY1962A_OCC1 Occupation (1-digit) P Paraguay 1962
PY1972A_OCC3 Occupation (3 digits) P Paraguay 1972
PY1982A_OCC3 Occupation, 3-digits P Paraguay 1982
PY1992A_OCC2 Main occupation, 3 digits P Paraguay 1992
PY2002A_OCC Occupation (4 digits) P Paraguay 2002
PE1993A_OCC Occupation (3 digits) P Peru 1993
PE2007A_OCC Main occupation last week (3 digits) P Peru 2007
PE2017A_OCC1 Occupation (1-digit, in primary job last week) P Peru 2017
PH1990A_OCC Occupation P Philippines 1990
PH2000A_OCC Occupation P Philippines 2000
PH2010A_OCC3 Usual occupation (3-digit) P Philippines 2010
PL1978A_OCC Occupation P Poland 1978
PL1988A_OCC Main occupation P Poland 1988
PL2002A_OCC Occupation P Poland 2002
PT1981A_OCC Main occupation P Portugal 1981
PT1991A_OCC Main occupation P Portugal 1991
PT2001A_OCC Main occupation P Portugal 2001
PT2011A_OCC Main occupation P Portugal 2011
PR1970A_OCC Occupation P Puerto Rico 1970
PR1980A_OCC Occupation P Puerto Rico 1980
PR1990A_OCC Occupation P Puerto Rico 1990
PR2000A_OCC Occupation P Puerto Rico 2000
PR2005A_OCC Occupation P Puerto Rico 2005
PR2010A_OCC Occupation P Puerto Rico 2010
PR2015A_OCC Occupation last week P Puerto Rico 2015
PR2020A_OCC2010 Occupation last week, 2010 basis P Puerto Rico 2020
RO1992A_OCC Occupation P Romania 1992
RO2002A_OCC4 Occupation, 4 digits P Romania 2002
RO2011A_OCC Occupation (unrecoded) P Romania 2011
RW2002A_OCC Occupation P Rwanda 2002
RW2012A_OCC2 Occupation (3-digit) P Rwanda 2012
LC1991A_OCC Occupation P Saint Lucia 1991
SN1988A_OCC Occupation P Senegal 1988
SN2002A_OCC3 Occupation, 3 digits P Senegal 2002
SN2013A_OCC3 Profession or occupation (3-digit) P Senegal 2013
SL2004A_OCC Occupation P Sierra Leone 2004
SL2015A_OCC Main occupation in the past 12 months P Sierra Leone 2015
SK1991A_OCC Occupation (2-digit) P Slovakia 1991
SK2001A_OCC2 Occupation (2-digit) P Slovakia 2001
SK2011A_OCC2 Occupation (2-digit) P Slovakia 2011
SI2002A_OCC Occupation P Slovenia 2002
ZA1996A_OCC3 Occupation, 3 digits P South Africa 1996
ZA2001A_OCC Occupation, 3 digit P South Africa 2001
ZA2007A_OCC3 Occupation, 3 digits P South Africa 2007
SS2008A_OCC Occupation P South Sudan 2008
ES1981A_OCC Occupation P Spain 1981
ES1991A_OCC Occupation P Spain 1991
ES2001A_OCC Occupation P Spain 2001
ES2011A_OCC Occupation, 2-digits P Spain 2011
SD2008A_OCC Occupation P Sudan 2008
SR2004A_OCC Occupation P Suriname 2004
SR2012A_OCC Occupation (groups) P Suriname 2012
CH1970A_ISCO Present occupation (ISCO) P Switzerland 1970
CH1980A_ISCO Present occupation (ISCO-COM) P Switzerland 1980
CH1990A_ISCO4 Present occupation (ISCO-COM) P Switzerland 1990
CH2000A_ISCO4 Present occupation (ISCO-COM) P Switzerland 2000
CH2011A_OCC Current occupation (1-digit, ISCO-08) P Switzerland 2011
TZ1988A_OCC Occupation P Tanzania 1988
TZ2002A_OCC Occupation last week P Tanzania 2002
TZ2012A_OCC Occupation P Tanzania 2012
TH1970A_OCC Principal occupation last year P Thailand 1970
TH1980A_OCC Occupation last year P Thailand 1980
TH1990A_OCC3 Occupation last year P Thailand 1990
TH2000A_OCC3 Occupation last year, 3 digits P Thailand 2000
TG1960A_OCC Occupation (3-digits) P Togo 1960
TG1970A_OCC3 Occupation (3-digits) P Togo 1970
TG2010A_OCC2 Occupation (3-digits) P Togo 2010
TT1980A_OCC Main occupation (2-digit) P Trinidad and Tobago 1980
TT1990A_OCC Main occupation during previous week (three digits) P Trinidad and Tobago 1990
TT2000A_OCC Main occupation (3 digits) P Trinidad and Tobago 2000
TR1985A_OCC2 Occupation (2-digit) P Turkey 1985
TR1990A_OCC2 Current occupation (2 digits) P Turkey 1990
TR2000A_OCC2 Current occupation, 2 digit P Turkey 2000
UG1991A_OCC Occupation, 3 digits P Uganda 1991
UG2002A_OCC Occupation, 3 digits P Uganda 2002
UG2014A_OCC Occupation (2-digits) P Uganda 2014
UK1961A_OCC Occupation P United Kingdom 1961
UK1971A_OCC Occupation P United Kingdom 1971
UK1991A_OCC Occupational classification P United Kingdom 1991
UK2001A_OCC3 Standard occupational classification 2000-minor P United Kingdom 2001
US1960A_OCC Occupation P United States 1960
US1970A_OCC Occupation P United States 1970
US1980A_OCC Occupation P United States 1980
US1990A_OCC Occupation P United States 1990
US2000A_OCC Occupation P United States 2000
US2005A_OCC2000M Occupation, 2000 basis, modal category assignment P United States 2005
US2010A_OCC Occupation P United States 2010
US2015A_OCC Occupation last week P United States 2015
US2020A_OCC Occupation last week P United States 2020
UY1963A_OCC2 Primary occupation [2-digit] P Uruguay 1963
UY1975A_OCC Occupation (COTA, 3 digits) P Uruguay 1975
UY1985A_OCC Occupation during the past week P Uruguay 1985
UY1996A_OCC Occupation (ISCO 88, 3 digits) P Uruguay 1996
UY2006A_OCC3 Occupation (ISCO-88, 3 digits) P Uruguay 2006
VE1981A_OCC3 Occupation, 3 digits P Venezuela 1981
VE1990A_OCC Occupation, 3 digits P Venezuela 1990
VE2001A_OCC Occupation P Venezuela 2001
VN1989A_OCC2 Occupation, 2 digits P Vietnam 1989
VN1999A_OCC3 Occupation, 3 digit P Vietnam 1999
VN2009A_OCC Occupation P Vietnam 2009
VN2019A_OCC1 Occupation, 1 digit P Vietnam 2019
ZM1990A_OCC Occupation P Zambia 1990
ZM2000A_OCC Main occupation last 12 months, 3 digits P Zambia 2000
ZM2010A_OCC2 Main occupation last 12 months, 3 digits P Zambia 2010
ZW2012A_OCC Occupation (3-digits) P Zimbabwe 2012