Official Concept and Definition

Occupation

Definition

Type of work a person does to earn his living.
Notes:
The following are the major occupation groups: officials of government and special-interest organizations, corporate executives, managers, managing proprietors and supervisors; professionals; technicians and associate professionals; clerks; service workers and shop and market sales workers; farmers, forestry workers and fishermen; trades and related workers; plant and machine operators and assemblers; laborers and unskilled workers; and special occupations. This term is used for disaggregating other labor and employment measures, e.g., total number of employed persons by major occupation groups.

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PSS Agency PSA
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PSA

https://psa.gov.ph/ISSiP/concepts-and-definitions
Indicators / Statistics Being Generated Labor and Employment
PSA Board Resolution PSA Board Resolution No 01, Series of 2017 - 134
https://psa.gov.ph/article/nscb-executive-board-resolution-no-14-approving-and-adopting-official-concepts-and
Statistical Domain Demographic and social statistics
Statistical Activity Labour

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