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Classicação das Profissões

Country / Area: Sao Tome and Principe

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)CNP- Classicação das Profissões
1 (b)In which language(s) is the classification available?Português
1 (c)Can the classification (or information about it) be accessed on the Internet? If yes, please provide the URL.http://www.ine.st
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?O sistema de codificação da CNP STP divide-se 5 níveis todas numéricas: Grande Grupo (1digito), Sub Grande Grupos (2digitos), Sub Grupo (3digitos), Grupo de Base (4 digitos), e Profissião (5digitos)

 Grande GrupoSub Grande GrupoSub GrupoGrupo BaseProfissões
CNP STP1043130436573
CITP/ISCO 081042130436 

2 (b)Please provide examples of the coding system used at each level. 
Relationship to international standards
3 (a)Is this classification based on (or linked to) an international standard classification? If yes, please describe.Sim, a CNP-STP tem correspondência dierecta aos níveis de Grande Grupo, Sub Grande Grupo, Sub Grupo e Grupo Base;
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)Sim, a estrutura e feita com base das normais internacionais
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. 
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.)Para CNP-STP podemos comparar ate ao nível de grupo de base.
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.Essas classificações são bastante úteis em todos os inquéritos realizadas pelo INE,desde a coleta no campo ate a divulgação dos resultados. E também essas classificação são também importantes noutras instituições como por exemplo nas Finanças, Ministério de trabalho,etc.
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.)Quiche único (criação de empresas), Finanças (repartições fiscais
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? 
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.)A CNP-STP a sua estrutura na no conselho dos Ministro para a sua aprovação
5 (b)Please state the date of use of the classification for individual statistical programmes. 
5 (c)Are there existing plans for revision or update of the current classification?Sim existem.
5 (d)Name of former (previous) national classification (full name in both national tongue and in English with acronyms in brackets, should be given) 
5 (e)Please describe the link of the former classification to international classificationsNão sei; mas a CNP-STP foi construído com base no classificador internacional ISCO 08.
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)) 
5 (g)Do conversion tables exist between the former and current classification?Sim existem.
5 (h)When was the former classification implemented? 
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. 
Supporting documents
6 (a)Have national explanatory notes and/or guidelines been elaborated?já existem notas explicativas nacionais elaboradas.
6 (b)Do correspondence tables exist between the national and the international classifications (if applicable)?sim existe uma tabela de correspondência entre as classificações nacionais e internacionais.
6 (c)Are correspondence tables between alternative and current classification available (if applicable)? 
6 (d)Does a national coding index exist? 
6 (e)Is the classification available in electronic form? If yes, in which formats is it available?(e.g. PDF, TXT, Excel, XML)Estão no formato PDF e EXEL
6 (f)Are the correspondence tables or indexes available in electronic form? 
Contact information
7 (a)Name of institution / office responsible for the development and maintenance of the classificationDepartamento de Metodologia e Analise Estatístico
7 (b)Contact address, phone number, e-mail or website for public information and inquiryhttp://www.ine.st
Other comments
9 (a)Please provide any other information on this classification that you consider relevant 

Source: UN questionnaire, 9/21/2012