Occupation and occupation status

See 1971 Census Classification of Occupations. The codes used in this table number Occupation Codes consecutively, except for a few categories where two codes are given for an occupation, the first for employers or self-employed and the second for wage earners or helpers.

The association between the standard Classification of Occupations code and the code used in this variable is as follows:

Table codesClassification of Occupations code
1-101-10
11-1513-17
16-1820-22
19,2025 (employers & self employed/wage earners & helpers)
2126
22-5130-59
52-5362-63
54,5564 (employers & self employed/wage earners & helpers)
56-5965-68
60-7170-71
72,7382 (employers & self employed/wage earners & helpers)
74-8283-91
83-89100-106
90,91110 (employers & self employed/wage earners & helpers)
92,93111 (employers & self employed/wage earners & helpers)
94,95112 (employers & self employed/wage earners & helpers)
96,97113 (employers & self employed/wage earners & helpers)
98,99114 (employers & self employed/wage earners & helpers)
100-101115-116
102,103117 (employers & self employed/wage earners & helpers)
104,105118 (employers & self employed/wage earners & helpers)
106119
107150
108155
109-112160-163
113200
114,115201 (employers & self employed/wage earners & helpers)
116205
117-124210-217
125-132300-307
133,134308 (employers & self employed/wage earners & helpers)
135-139309-313
140,141314 (employers & self employed/wage earners & helpers)
142-143315-316
144-159320-335
160340
161-162345-346
163-164355-356
165-176400-411
177-178420-421
179425
180-181500-501
182505
183510
184-186515-517
187520
188,189521 (employers & self employed/wage earners & helpers)
190,191522 (employers & self employed/wage earners & helpers)
192-193523-524
194530
195-200535-540
201-205545-549
206-208555-557
209-211560-562
212-218600-606
219-227609-617
228-230621-623
231-235627-631
236-240636-640
241-244642-645
245,246646 (employers & self employed/wage earners & helpers)
247-250647-650
251,252651 (employers & self employed/wage earners & helpers)
253-260652-659
261,262660 (employers & self employed/wage earners & helpers)
263-276661-674
277,278675 (employers & self employed/wage earners & helpers)
279-288676-685
289,290687 (employers & self employed/wage earners & helpers)
291688
292,293691 (employers & self employed/wage earners & helpers)
294-299692-697
300,301698 (employers & self employed/wage earners & helpers)
302-307703-708
308-313711-716
314-317720-723
318,319724 (employers & self employed/wage earners & helpers)
320-323725-728
324-326735-737
327739
328-335743-750
336754
337-343757-763
344-346766-768
347772
348-359774-785
360-362800-802
363-369805-811
370-371815-816
372-373820-821
374,375825 (employers & self employed/wage earners & helpers)
376830
377835
378840
379845
380-382850-852
383-390855-862
391865
392Unemployed

 

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