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National Classifications

Clasificaciòn de Ocupaciones de Bolivia
(COB-2009)

Country / Area: Bolivia

Classification category: Occupation classifications

 
General information
1 (a)Name of the current national classification (full name in official national languages and in English with acronyms in brackets, should be given)Clasificaciòn de Ocupaciones de Bolivia (COB-2009)
1 (b)In which language(s) is the classification available?Español
1 (c)Can the classification (or information about it) be accessed on the Internet? If yes, please provide the URL.No
 
Classification structure
2 (a)Please describe the structure of the classification: How many levels does the classification have? (Please provide labels, such as “Division”, “Class”) How many categories exist at each level?La estructura está formada por cuatro niveles:
El primer nivel comprende 10 categorìas llamadas Grandes Grupos
El Segundo nivel comprende 44 categorìas llamadas Subgrupos Principales
El Tercer nivel corresponde a 126 categorìas llamadas Subgrupo.
El cuarto nivel corresponde a 546 categorìas llamadas Grupo Primario.
2 (b)Please provide examples of the coding system used at each level.La desagregaciòn tiene forma piramidal, parte de lo general para llegar a lo , particular y de ello a lo singular.
 
Relationship to international standards
3 (a)Is this classification based on (or linked to) an international standard classification? If yes, please describe.La Clasificaciòn de Ocupaciones de Bolivia esta adecuada dentro el marco conceptual de la CIUO que tiene como organismo responsable a la Organizaciòn Internacional del Trabajo (OIT).
3 (b)Is the classification structure identical to the international standard or, if not, how does it differ? (e.g. have additional levels been added to the international standard or have changes been made within the level of the international structure, such as aggregations or additional breakdowns)La estructura de la Clasificaciòn de Ocupaciones de Bolivia, no es identica, se realizaron agregaciones al tercer nivel y significativamente al cuarto nivel. Se considero la sugerencia internacional para la realización de aperturas en la estructura de acuerdo a las necesidades nacionales.
3 (c)Please describe deviations from the international standard (in terms of structure, methodology or application rules). Please use examples, if a general statement is not possible.La adaptaciòn COB-2009 se encuentra dentro el marco de conceptos que define la CIUO.
3 (d)At what level of the international standard can data be reported for international comparison? (Please provide examples of programmes / indicators if reporting takes place at different levels of the classification.)La Clasificaciòn de Ocupaciones de Bolivia es similar a la internacional a nivel de dos dìgitos.
3 (e)If no links to international classifications exist or no international standard is used, please state if there are plans to use international norms in the future. 
 
Classification uses
4 (a)Please state for which statistical purposes (surveys etc.) this classification is used and if there are users outside of the Statistical Office. Please indicate at which level the classification is used for data collection and for data publishing.La Clasificaciòn de Ocupaciones de Bolivia, es una herramienta de infraestructura estadìstica es utilizada en el procesamiento de las encuestas a hogares y otras encuestas sociales o económicas que comprendan entre sus variables de estudio la variable ocupaciòn.
4 (b)Please give the names of institutions that use the classification for non-statistical purposes (as opposed to statistical purposes in question 4(a)). Also indicate the kind of use (e.g. tax offices, social security, customs, enterprise register, employment services, work permits etc.)La Clasificación es utilizada por el Ministerio de Trabajo.
4 (c)Please indicate if alternative classifications are used by other institutions of the economy. Are these classifications available and useful for the Statistical Office?No es de mi conocimiento.
 
Implementation / revision status
5 (a)Please state the date of the official adoption of the classification. If not yet adopted, please indicate the current state (e.g. in development, sent for approval, in printing, ready to be distributed etc.)La Clasificaciòn de Ocupaciones de Bolivia, inicia su aplicaciòn el año 2009.
5 (b)Please state the date of use of the classification for individual statistical programmes.El año 2009.
5 (c)Are there existing plans for revision or update of the current classification?En la aplicaciòn de cualquier clasificador pueden surgir necesidades de realizar las revisiones correspondientes, pero hasta el momento esta vigente la COB-2009.
5 (d)Name of former (previous) national classification (full name in both national tongue and in English with acronyms in brackets, should be given)La Clasificaciòn anterior se llama Clasificaciòn de Ocupaciones COB-1998
5 (e)Please describe the link of the former classification to international classificationsLa COB-1998- fue adaptada en el marco de la CIUO-88.
5 (f)Please describe the structure of the former classification and indicate the number of items at each level of the classification. (similar to question 2(a))La estructura está formada por cuatro niveles:
El primer nivel comprende 10 categorìas llamadas Grandes Grupos
El Segundo nivel comprende 28 categorìas llamadas Subgrupos Principales
El Tercer nivel corresponde a 118 categorìas llamadas Subgrupo.
El cuarto nivel corresponde a 414 categorìas llamadas Grupo Primario.
5 (g)Do conversion tables exist between the former and current classification?Si.
5 (h)When was the former classification implemented?El año 1998.
5 (i)Are statistical data still collected or published according to the former classification? Please indicate if this statistical data is collected or published by the Statistical Office or elsewhere.Si, posiblemente ya que existe periodos de transición en la aplicaciòn de los clasificadores.
 
Supporting documents
6 (a)Have national explanatory notes and/or guidelines been elaborated?Si
6 (b)Do correspondence tables exist between the national and the international classifications (if applicable)?Si existe la correspondencia entre la COB-89 y la COB-2009
6 (c)Are correspondence tables between alternative and current classification available (if applicable)? 
6 (d)Does a national coding index exist?No
6 (e)Is the classification available in electronic form? If yes, in which formats is it available?(e.g. PDF, TXT, Excel, XML)Està disponible en formato PDF y en EXCEL.
6 (f)Are the correspondence tables or indexes available in electronic form?Si existen.
 
Contact information
7 (a)Name of institution / office responsible for the development and maintenance of the classificationInstituto Ncional de Estadìstica
7 (b)Contact address, phone number, e-mail or website for public information and inquiry222233 interno 240 ó 292 (telèfono institucional)
 
Other comments
9 (a)Please provide any other information on this classification that you consider relevantSin comentarios.

Source: UN questionnaire, 28/08/2013