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Classification of Occupations 2001

1 Legislators, senior officials and managers
 
11 Legislators and senior officials
111 Legislators and senior government officers
1110 Legislators and senior government officers
11101 Senior central government officials
11102 Senior district and local government officials
11103 Senior local administration officials
114 Senior officials of special-interest organisations
1141 Senior officials of political party organisations
1142 Senior officials of employers', workers' and other economic-interest organisations
1143 Senior officials of humanitarian and other special-interest organisations
 
12 Corporate managers
121 Directors and chief executives
1210 Directors and chief executives
122 Production and operations managers
1221 Production and operations managers in agriculture, hunting, forestry and fishing
1222 Production and operations managers in manufacturing
1223 Production and operations managers in construction
1224 Production and operations managers in wholesale and retail trade
1225 Production and operations managers in restaurants and hotels
1226 Production and operations managers in transport, storage and communications
12261 Ships' officers (large ship)
12269 Other production and operations managers in transport, storage and communications
1227 Production and operations managers in business services enterprises
1228 Production and operations managers in personal care, cleaning and related services
1229 Production and operations managers not elsewhere classified
12291 Education managers and headmasters and headmistresses
12292 Health and social services managers
12293 Recreational and leisure services managers
12294 Cultural services managers
12299 Other production and operations managers
123 Other specialist managers
1231 Finance and administration managers
1232 Personnel and industrial relations managers
1233 Sales and marketing managers
1234 Advertising and public relations managers
1235 Supply and distribution managers
1236 Computing services managers
1237 Research and development managers
1239 Other specialist managers not elsewhere classified
 
13 Managers of small enterprises
131 Managers of small enterprises
1311 Managers of small enterprises in agriculture, hunting, forestry and fishing
1312 Managers of small enterprises in manufacturing
1313 Managers of small enterprises in construction
1314 Managers of small enterprises in wholesale and retail trade
1315 Managers of small enterprises of restaurants and hotels
1316 Managers of small enterprises in transport, storage and communications
1317 Managers of small enterprises of business services enterprises
1318 Managers of small enterprises in personal care, cleaning and related services
1319 Managers of small enterprises not elsewhere classified
 
2 Professionals
 
21 Physical, mathematical and engineering science professionals
211 Physicists, chemists and related professionals
2111 Physicists and astronomers
2112 Meteorologists
2113 Chemists
2114 Geologists and geophysicists
212 Mathematicians, statisticians and related professionals
2121 Mathematicians and related professionals
2122 Statistical professionals
213 Computing professionals
2131 Computer systems designers, analysts and programmers
2139 Computing professionals not elsewhere classified
214 Architects and engineering science professionals
2141 Architects, town and traffic planners
2142 Civil engineers
2143 Electrical engineers
2144 Electronics and telecommunications engineers
2145 Mechanical engineers
2146 Chemical engineers
2147 Mining engineers, metallurgists and related professionals
2148 Cartographers and surveyors
2149 Architects, engineers and related professionals not elsewhere classified
 
22 Life science and health professionals
221 Life science professionals
2211 Biologists, botanists, zoologists and related professionals
2212 Pharmacologists, pathologists and related professionals
22121 Pharmacologists, biochemists and related professionals
22122 Pathologists
2213 Agronomists and related professionals
22131 Agronomists, horticulturists and fishery professionals
22132 Forestry professionals
222 Health professionals (except nursing)
2221 Medical doctors
22211 Senior physicians
22212 Specialists and ward physicians
22213 Other medical doctors
2222 Dentists
2223 Veterinarians
2224 Qualified chemists
2229 Health professionals (except nursing) not elsewhere classified
223 Matrons and ward sisters
2230 Matrons and ward sisters
22301 Matrons
22302 Ward sisters
 
23 Teaching professionals
231 College, university and higher education teaching professionals
2310 College, university and higher education teaching professionals
23101 Professors
23102 Lecturers and senior assistants
23103 Assistants and part-time lecturers
232 Secondary education teaching professionals
2321 Secondary education teaching professionals
23211 Teachers in mathematical subjects
23212 Native language teachers
23213 Foreign language teachers
23214 Arts and science teachers
23215 Crafts and art teachers
23219 Other secondary education teaching professionals
2322 College and polytechnic education teaching professionals
23221 College and polytechnic head teachers and lectures
23222 Vocational and professional education institution lecturers
2323 Teaching professionals not elsewhere classified
233 Primary and pre-primary education teaching professionals
2331 Primary education teaching professionals
2332 Pre-primary education teaching professionals
234 Special education teaching professionals
2340 Special education teaching professionals
235 Other teaching professionals
2351 Education methods specialists
23511 Training directors, training planners and trainers
23512 Teachers of public speaking and presentation skills
2352 School inspectors
2359 Career counsellors
 
24 Other professionals
241 Business professionals
2411 Accountants
2412 Personnel and careers professionals
2419 Business professionals not elsewhere classified
24191 Advertising and marketing professionals
24192 Public relations professionals
24193 Consumer advisers and related professionals
24194 Administrative professionals in organisations
242 Legal professionals
2421 Lawyers
2422 Judges
2429 Legal professionals not elsewhere classified
243 Archivists, librarians and related information professionals
2431 Archivists and curators
24311 Archivists
24312 Curators
2432 Librarians and related information professionals
244 Social science and related professionals
2441 Economists
2442 Sociologists, anthropologists and related professionals
2443 Philosophers, historians and political scientists
2444 Philologists, translators and interpreters
2445 Psychologists, psychotherapists and speech therapists
24451 Psychologists
24452 Psychotherapists
24453 Speech therapists
2446 Social work professionals
24461 Social workers
24462 Social planners
245 Writers and creative or performing artists
2451 Authors, journalists and other writers
24511 Managing editors
24512 Journalists, editors and critics
24513 Radio and television journalists
24514 Advertising copywriters
24515 Authors and dramaturgists
2452 Sculptors, painters and related artists
24521 Sculptors and painters
24522 Graphic designers
24523 Art and craft designers and related artists
2453 Composers, musicians and singers
2454 Choreographers and dancers
2455 Film, stage and related actors and directors
24551 Actors
24552 Stage and film directors
246 Parish clergy and other religious professionals
2460 Parish clergy and other religious professionals
247 Public service administrative professionals
2470 Public service administrative professionals
24701 Central government professionals
24702 Local government professionals
 
3 Technicians and associate professionals
 
31 Physical and engineering science associate professionals
311 Physical, chemical and engineering science technicians
3111 Chemical and physical science technicians
3112 Civil engineering technicians
31121 Building construction technicians
31122 Land use and civil engineering technicians
31123 Cartographic and surveying technicians
3113 Electrical engineering technicians
3114 Electronics and telecommunications technicians
3115 Mechanical engineering technicians
3116 Wood processing and chemical engineering technicians
3117 Mining and metallurgical technicians
3118 Draughtspersons
3119 Physical and engineering science technicians not elsewhere classified
31191 Mechanical forest industry technicians
31192 Printing technicians
31193 Textile and clothing technicians
31199 Other physical and engineering science technicians not elsewhere classified
312 Computer associate professionals
3120 Computer assistants, computer equipment operators and related associate professionals
313 Optical and electronic equipment operators
3131 Photographers and image and sound recording equipment operators
3132 Broadcasting and telecommunications equipment operators
3139 Optical and electronic equipment operators not elsewhere classified
314 Ship, aircraft and harbour traffic controllers and technicians
3141 Ships' engineers
3142 Pilots and small ships' officers
3143 Aircraft pilots and related associate professionals
3144 Air and harbour traffic controllers
31441 Air traffic controllers and related associate professionals
31442 Harbour traffic controllers
3145 Air traffic safety technicians
315 Safety and quality inspectors
3151 Building and fire inspectors
3152 Safety, health and quality inspectors
31521 Occupational safety inspectors
31522 Inspectors, product safety and quality inspectors
 
32 Life science and health associate professionals
321 Life science technicians and related associate professionals
3211 Life science technicians
3212 Agronomy and forestry technicians
32121 Agrologists
32122 Forestry technicians
3213 Farming, horticulture and fishery advisers
322 Health associate professionals (except nursing)
3222 Hygienists, health and environmental officers
32221 Health officers
32222 Environmental officers
3223 Dieticians and nutritionists
3224 Optometrists and opticians
3225 Dental hygienists
3226 Physiotherapists and occupational therapists
32261 Physiotherapists
32262 Occupational therapists
32269 Other therapists
3227 Veterinary assistants
3228 Pharmacists
3229 Nature healers
323 Nursing and related associate professionals
3231 Nursing and related associate professionals
32311 Nurses
32312 Public health nurses
32313 Radiographers
32314 Medical laboratory technologists
32315 Hearing testers
3232 Midwives
 
33 Traffic instructors and other teaching associate professionals
334 Traffic instructors and other teaching associate professionals
3340 Traffic instructors, hairdresser, beautician and related teaching associate professionals
 
34 Other associate professionals
341 Finance and sales associate professionals
3411 Securities and finance dealers and brokers
3412 Insurance representatives
3413 Estate agents and property managers
34131 Estate agents
34132 Property managers
3414 Travel consultants and organisers
3415 Technical and commercial sales representatives
34151 Sales consultants and sales representatives
34152 Sales and exports secretaries
34153 Wholesale dealers
3416 Buyers
3417 Appraisers, valuers and auctioneers
3419 Finance and sales associate professionals not elsewhere classified
34191 Superiors at banks and post offices
34192 Shop managers and small shopkeepers
34193 Service station managers
34194 Office managers
342 Business services agents and trade brokers
3421 Trade brokers
3422 Clearing and forwarding agents
3423 Employment agents and labour contractors
3429 Business services agents and trade brokers not elsewhere classified
343 Administrative associate professionals
3431 Administrative secretaries and related associate professionals
3432 Legal and related business associate professionals
3433 Bookkeepers
3434 Statistical, mathematical and related associate professionals
344 Customs inspectors, frontier and coast guards, government tax officials and related associate professional
3441 Customs inspectors, frontier guards and coast guards
34411 Customs inspectors
34412 Frontier and coast guards
3442 Government tax and excise officials
3443 Government social benefits officials
345 Police inspectors and detectives
3450 Police inspectors and detectives
346 Social instructors and related associate professionals
3460 Social instructors and related associate professionals
34601 Social work instructors and educators
34602 Youth leaders
34603 Work and craft leaders
347 Artistic, entertainment and sports associate professionals
3471 Artistic and crafts and design associate professionals and producer's assistants
34711 Artistic and crafts and design associate professionals
34712 Producer's assistants and related associate professionals
3472 Radio, television and other announcers
3473 Night-club and related musicians, singers and dancers
3474 Clowns, magicians, acrobats and related associate professionals
3475 Athletes, sportspersons, coaches, physical exercise instructors and related associate professionals
34751 Athletes, sportspersons and coaches
34752 Physical exercise and sports instructors
348 Religious associate professionals
3480 Deacons, deaconesses and religious associate professionals
34801 Deacons and deaconesses
34809 Other religious associate professionals
 
4 Clerks
 
41 Office clerks
411 Secretaries and keyboard-operating clerks
4112 Word-processor and related operators
4113 Data entry operators
4114 Calculating-machine operators
4115 Secretaries
412 Payroll accounting and insurance clerks
4121 Payroll accounting and book-keeping clerks
4122 Insurance clerks
413 Material-recording and transport clerks
4131 Stock clerks
4133 Rail traffic controllers and other transport clerks
41331 Rail traffic controllers
41339 Other transport clerks
414 Library, mail and related clerks
4141 Library and filing clerks
4142 Mail carriers, sorting clerks and porters
41421 Mail carriers and sorting clerks
41422 Porters
419 Other office clerks
4190 Other office clerks
 
42 Customer services clerks
421 Cashiers, tellers and related clerks
4211 Cashiers and ticket clerks
4212 Tellers and other counter clerks
4213 Croupiers and related clerks
4214 Pawnbrokers and money-lenders
4215 Debt-collectors and related workers
422 Client information clerks
4221 Travel agency and related clerks
4222 Receptionists and information clerks
4223 Telephone switchboard operators and emergency officers
42231 Telephone switchboard operators
42232 Emergency officers
 
5 Service and care workers, and shop and market sales workers
 
51 Personal and protective services workers
511 Travel attendants and related workers
5111 Travel attendants and travel stewards
5112 Transport conductors
5113 Travel guides and tour leaders
512 Housekeeping and restaurant services workers
5121 Housekeepers and related supervisors
51211 Housekeeping and restaurant services supervisors
51212 Cleaning supervisors
5122 Cooks
5123 Waiters, waitresses and bartenders
513 Practical nurses, childminders and home care assistants
5131 Child-care workers
51311 Childminders and kindergarten assistants
51312 Private childminders
5132 Practical nurses
51321 Practical nurses
51322 Practical mental nurses
51323 Hospital and ambulance attendants
51324 Mental handicap nurses
51325 Dental assistants
51326 Social work assistants
51327 Equipment maintenance assistants
5133 Home care assistants, personal care workers
51331 Home care assistants
51332 Personal care workers
5139 Pharmaceutical assistants
51391 Pharmaceutical assistants
51399 Veterinary aids
514 Other personal services workers
5141 Hairdressers, barbers, beauticians and related workers
51411 Hairdressers and barbers
51412 Beauticians
51413 Practical rehabilitation nurses and chiropodists
51419 Bath attendants and related workers
5143 Undertakers and embalmers
51431 Undertakers and related funeral workers
51432 Other funeral workers
5149 Other personal services workers not elsewhere classified
516 Protective services workers
5161 Fire-fighters
5162 Police officers
5163 Prison guards
5169 Protective services workers not elsewhere classified
 
52 Models, salespersons and demonstrators
521 Fashion and other models
5210 Fashion and other models
522 Shop, stall and market salespersons and demonstrators
5220 Shop, stall and market salespersons and demonstrators
52201 Demonstrators
52202 Salespersons and cashiers
52203 Salespersons in specialised shops
 
6 Skilled agricultural and fishery workers
 
61 Skilled agricultural and fishery workers
611 Market gardeners and crop growers
6111 Field crop and vegetable growers
61111 Field crop growers
61112 Field crop supervisors and workers
6112 Gardeners, horticultural and nursery growers and workers
61121 Gardeners, horticultural and nursery growers
61122 Horticultural and nursery supervisors
61123 Horticultural and nursery workers
612 Animal producers and related workers
6121 Dairy and livestock producers
6122 Dairy and livestock workers
6123 Farmer's locums
6129 Animal producers and related workers not elsewhere classified
613 Crop and animal producers and workers
6130 Crop and animal producers and workers
614 Forestry and related workers
6140 Forestry and related workers
615 Fishery workers, hunters and trappers
6151 Aquatic life cultivation workers
61511 Fish farmers
61512 Fishery supervisors and workers
6152 Inland and coastal waters fishery workers
6154 Hunters and trappers
 
7 Craft and related trades workers
 
71 Extraction and building trades workers
711 Miners, shotfirers, stone cutters and carvers
7111 Miners and quarry workers
7112 Shotfirers and blasters
7113 Stone splitters, cutters and carvers
712 Building frame and related trades workers
7121 Builders
7122 Bricklayers and stonemasons
7123 Concrete placers, concrete finishers and related workers
7124 Carpenters and joiners
7129 Building frame and related trades workers not elsewhere classified
713 Building finishers and related trades workers
7131 Roofers
7132 Floor layers and tile setters
7133 Plasterers
7134 Insulation workers
7135 Glaziers
7136 Plumbers and pipe fitters
7137 Building and related electricians
7139 Building finishers and related trade workers not elsewhere classified
714 Painters, building structure cleaners and related trades workers
7141 Painters and related workers
71411 Building painters
71412 Vehicle and other painters
7143 Building structure cleaners
 
72 Metal, machinery and related trades workers
721 Metal moulders, welders, sheet-metal workers, structural metal preparers, and related trades workers
7211 Metal moulders and coremakers
7212 Welders and flame cutters
7213 Sheet-metal workers
7214 Structural-metal preparers and erectors
7215 Riggers and cable splicers
7216 Underwater workers
722 Blacksmiths, tool-makers and related trades workers
7221 Blacksmiths, hammer-smiths and forging-press workers
7222 Tool-makers and related workers
7223 Machine-tool setters and setter-operators
7224 Metal wheel-grinders, polishers and tool sharpeners
723 Machinery mechanics and fitters
7231 Motor-vehicle mechanics and fitters
7232 Aircraft engine mechanics and fitters
7233 Agricultural- or industrial-machinery mechanics and fitters
724 Electrical, electronic and telecommunications equipment mechanics and fitters
7241 Electrical mechanics and servicers
7242 Electronics mechanics and servicers
72421 Computer installers and repairers
72422 Automation installers and repairers
72423 Electronic installers and repairers
7244 Telecommunications installers and mechanics
7245 Electrical line installers, repairers and cable jointers
 
73 Precision, handicraft, craft printing and related trades workers
731 Precision workers in metal and related materials
7311 Precision-instrument makers and repairers
7312 Musical-instrument makers and tuners
7313 Jewellery and precious-metal workers
732 Potters, glass-makers and related trades workers
7321 Abrasive wheel formers, potters and related workers
7322 Glass-makers, cutters, grinders and finishers
7323 Glass-engravers and etchers
7324 Glass, ceramics and related decorative painters
733 Handicraft workers in wood, textile, leather and related materials
7330 Handicraft workers in wood, textile, leather and related materials
734 Craft printing and related trades workers
7341 Compositors, typesetters and related workers
7342 Stereotypers and electrotypers
7343 Printing engravers and etchers
7344 Photographic and related workers
7345 Bookbinders and related workers
7346 Silk-screen, block and textile printers
 
74 Other craft and related trades workers
741 Food processing and related trades workers
7411 Butchers, fishmongers and related food preparers
7412 Bakers, pastry-cooks and confectionery makers
7413 Dairy-products workers
7414 Fruit, vegetable and related preservers
7415 Food and beverage tasters and graders
7416 Tobacco preparers and tobacco products makers
742 Wood treaters, cabinet-makers and related trades workers
7421 Wood treaters
7422 Cabinetmakers and related workers
7423 Woodworking machine setters and setter-operators
7424 Basketry weavers, brush makers and related workers
743 Textile, garment and related trades workers
7431 Fibre preparers
7432 Weavers, knitters and related workers
7433 Tailors, dressmakers and hatters
7434 Furriers and related workers
7435 Textile, leather and related pattern-makers and cutters
7436 Sewers, embroiderers and related workers
7437 Upholsterers and related workers
744 Pelt, leather and shoemaking trades workers
7441 Pelt dressers, tanners and fellmongers
7442 Shoe-makers and related workers
 
8 Plant and machine operators and assemblers
 
81 Stationary plant and related operators
811 Mining and mineral-processing-plant operators
8111 Mining plant operators
8112 Mineral-ore and stone-processing plant operators
8113 Well drillers and borers and related workers
812 Metal-processing plant operators
8121 Ore and metal furnace operators
8122 Metal melters, casters and rolling-mill operators
8123 Metal heat-treating-plant operators
8124 Metal drawers and extruders
813 Glass, ceramics and related plant operators
8131 Glass and ceramics kiln and related machine operators
8139 Glass, ceramics and related plant operators not elsewhere classified
814 Wood-processing- and papermaking-plant operators
8141 Wood-processing-plant operators
8142 Paper-pulp plant operators
8143 Papermaking-plant operators
815 Chemical-processing-plant operators
8150 Chemical-processing-plant operators
816 Power-production and related plant operators
8161 Power-production plant operators
8162 Steam-engine and boiler operators
8163 Incinerator, water-treatment and related plant operators
817 Industrial robot operators
8170 Industrial robot operators
 
82 Machine operators and assemblers
821 Metal- and mineral-products machine operators
8211 Machine-tool operators
8212 Cement and other mineral products machine operators
822 Chemical-products machine operators
8221 Pharmaceutical- and toiletry-products machine operators
8222 Ammunition- and explosive-products machine operators
8223 Metal finishing-, plating- and coating-machine operators
8224 Photographic-products machine operators
8229 Chemical-products machine operators not elsewhere classified
823 Rubber- and plastic-products machine operators
8231 Rubber-products machine operators
8232 Plastic-products machine operators
824 Wood-products machine operators
8240 Wood-products machine operators
825 Printing-, binding- and paper-products machine operators
8251 Printing-machine operators
8252 Book-binding-machine operators
8253 Paper-products machine operators
826 Textile-, fur- and leather-products machine operators
8261 Fibre-preparing, spinning- and winding-machine operators
8262 Weaving- and knitting-machine operators
8263 Sewing-machine operators
8264 Bleaching-, dyeing- and cleaning-machine operators
8265 Fur- and leather-preparing-machine operators
8266 Shoemaking- and related machine operators
8269 Textile-, fur- and leather-products machine operators not elsewhere classified
827 Food and tobacco products machine operators
8271 Meat- and fish-processing-machine operators
8272 Dairy-products machine operators
8273 Grain- and spice-milling-machine operators
8274 Baked-goods, cereal- and chocolate-products machine operators
8275 Fruit-, vegetable- and nut-processing-machine operators
8276 Sugar production machine operators
8277 Tea-, coffee- and cocoa-processing-machine operators
8278 Brewers, wine and other beverage machine operators
8279 Tobacco production machine operators
828 Assemblers
8281 Mechanical-machinery assemblers
8282 Electrical-equipment assemblers
8283 Electronic-equipment assemblers
8284 Metal-, rubber- and plastic-products assemblers
8285 Wood and related products assemblers
8286 Paperboard, textile and related products assembler
829 Other machine operators nor elsewhere classified
8290 Other machine operators not elsewhere classified
 
83 Drivers and related water traffic operators
831 Locomotive engine drivers and related workers
8311 Locomotive engine drivers
8312 Railway brakers, signallers and shunters
832 Motor vehicle drivers
8321 Motorcycle drivers
8322 Car, taxi and van drivers
8323 Bus and tram drivers
8324 Heavy truck and lorry drivers
833 Mobile-plant operators
8331 Motorised farm and forestry plant operators
8332 Earth-moving and related plant operators
8333 Crane, hoist and related plant operators
8334 Lifting-truck operators
834 Ships' deck and engine crews and related workers
8340 Ships' deck and engine crews and related workers
 
9 Elementary occupations
 
91 Sales and services elementary occupations
911 Street vendors and related workers
9111 Street vendors and related workers
9113 Door-to-door and telephone salespersons
912 Shoe cleaning and other street services elementary occupations
9120 Shoe cleaning and other street services elementary occupations
913 Hospital, domestic, kitchen and related helpers, cleaners
9131 Domestic helpers and cleaners
9132 Hospital, domestic and kitchen helpers, cleaners
91321 Assistant nurses and hospital ward assistants
91322 Cleaners
91323 Kitchen helpers
9133 Hand-launderers and pressers
914 Building caretakers, window and related cleaners
9141 Building caretakers
9142 Vehicle, window and related cleaners
915 Messengers, doorkeepers and related workers
9151 Newspaper and advertisement deliverers and messengers
9152 Doorkeepers, watchpersons and related workers
9153 Vending-machine money collectors, meter readers and related workers
916 Garbage collectors and related labourers
9161 Garbage collectors
9162 Sweepers and related labourers
 
92 Agricultural, fishery and related labourers
921 Agricultural, fishery and related labourers
9210 Agricultural, fishery and related labourers
 
93 Labourers in manufacturing and construction
931 Mining and construction labourers
9311 Mining and quarrying labourers
9312 Construction and maintenance labourers: roads, dams and similar constructions
9313 Building construction labourers
932 Manufacturing labourers
9320 Manufacturing labourers
933 Transport labourers and freight handlers
9330 Transport labourers and freight handlers
 
0 Armed forces
 
01 Armed forces
011 Armed forces
0110 Armed forces
01101 Officers
01102 Special officers
01103 Warrant officers
01104 Military special personnel
01105 Conscripts

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