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Classification internationale type des professions

Country / Area: Burkina Faso

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)Classification internationale type des professions (CITP-08)
1 (b)In which language(s) is the classification available?Francais
1 (c)Can the classification (or information about it) be accessed on the Internet? If yes, please provide the URL.Oui, unstats.un.org/unsd/statcom/doc08/BG-ISCO-08-F.pdf
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 CITP 08 comporte 4 niveaux:
10 Grands groupes
43 sous grands groupes
130 sous groupes
436 groupes de base
2 (b)Please provide examples of the coding system used at each level.Exemple:
Grand groupe 1 Directeurs, cadres de direction et gérants
Sous grand groupe 11 Directeurs généraux, cadres supérieurs et membres de l'Exécutif et des corps législatifs
Sous groupe 111 Membres des corps législatifs et cadres supérieurs de l'administration
Groupe de base 1111 Membres des corps législatifs
Relationship to international standards
3 (a)Is this classification based on (or linked to) an international standard classification? If yes, please describe.Oui, c'est exactement la CITP-08
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)Identique à la CITP-08
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.) 
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 CITP est utilisée lors des enquêtes portant sur sur l'emploi, et aussi lors publication officielles
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.) 
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?Non
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 CITP-08 a été doptée depuis 2008
5 (b)Please state the date of use of the classification for individual statistical programmes.La CITP-08 a été utilisée en 2009 dans l'enquête intégrale sur les conditions de vie des ménages (EICVM 2009).
5 (c)Are there existing plans for revision or update of the current classification? 
5 (d)Name of former (previous) national classification (full name in both national tongue and in English with acronyms in brackets, should be given)Classification internationale type des profession (CITP-88)
5 (e)Please describe the link of the former classification to international classificationsLes aspects méthodologiques qui sous tendent les deux nomenclatures sont les mêmes.
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 CITP-88 comportait
10 Grands groupes
28 sous grands groupes
116 sous groupes
390 groupes de base
5 (g)Do conversion tables exist between the former and current classification?Oui
5 (h)When was the former classification implemented?En 1999
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.Non
Supporting documents
6 (a)Have national explanatory notes and/or guidelines been elaborated?Oui
6 (b)Do correspondence tables exist between the national and the international classifications (if applicable)?Oui
6 (c)Are correspondence tables between alternative and current classification available (if applicable)? 
6 (d)Does a national coding index exist?Oui
6 (e)Is the classification available in electronic form? If yes, in which formats is it available?(e.g. PDF, TXT, Excel, XML)Oui, format PDF
6 (f)Are the correspondence tables or indexes available in electronic form?Oui
Contact information
7 (a)Name of institution / office responsible for the development and maintenance of the classification 
7 (b)Contact address, phone number, e-mail or website for public information and inquiryL'organisation internationale du travail (OIT)
Other comments
9 (a)Please provide any other information on this classification that you consider relevant 

Source: UN questionnaire, 10/24/2013