18. Present work status: E.g. employee, employer, unemployed, (looking for work), not working (not looking for work), etc.
Not economically active
Warning: these figures indicate the number of cases found in the data file. They cannot be interpreted as summary statistics of the population of interest.
2 (j) QUESTION 18 – Distinguish between employee, employer, worker on own account, family worker, unemployed (looking for work), housewife or “not employed” (not looking for work). “Not employed” includes pre-school children, scholars, full-time students, pensioners, etc.
Question post text
See instruction 2j
This variable records the current work status of the individual household member.
Answer this part in respect of every person at midnight between 6 and 7 May 1980. (Only one person per column.)