EMPLOYMENT STATUS

The current EMPLOYMENT status of a PERSON.

Format / Length

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Permitted Codes

Code Description

01

Employed

02

Unemployed and actively seeking work

03

Undertaking full (at least 16 hours per week) or part-time (less than 16 hours per week) education or training as a student and not working or actively seeking work

04

Long-term sick or disabled, those receiving government sickness and disability benefits

05

Looking after the family or home as a homemaker and not working or actively seeking work

06

Not receiving government sickness and disability benefits and not working or actively seeking work

07

Unpaid voluntary work and not working or actively seeking work

08

Retired

ZZ

Not Stated (PERSON asked but declined to provide a response)

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural EMPLOYMENT STATUSES