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Country / Area: Indonesia

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)-
1 (b)In which language(s) is the classification available?a. 052.80 (ISCO-68) à 053: animal scientist
b. 052.80 (ISCO-68) à 932: vehicle painter
c. 052.80 (ISCO-68) à 757: batik traditional painter
1 (c)Can the classification (or information about it) be accessed on the Internet? If yes, please provide the URL.The structure is the same with the international standard, only on the level 2, 3, and 5 digits to be breakdown adjusted to the condition of worker in Indonesia.
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?1 digit code = 8
2 digit code = 83
3 digit code = 329
5 digit code = 1688
2 (b)Please provide examples of the coding system used at each level.There is no existed conversion tables between the national and the international classifications.
Relationship to international standards
3 (a)Is this classification based on (or linked to) an international standard classification? If yes, please describe.BPS-Statistics Indonesia
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)Mr. Sodikin, M.Stat.

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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.Jl. Dr. Sutomo No. 6-8 Jakarta 10710 Pos code 1003, Jakarta 10010

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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.)In 1982 for Labor force survey.
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.Revision is being done that refers to ISCO 1988
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.The classification has been used for Labor force survey, Social-economic survey, inter-census survey, Population Census, etc. The classification has been used by the Department of Labor.
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.)Population who worked by type of activity.
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?Labor force survey used 1 digit code.
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.)Indonesian Language.
5 (b)Please state the date of use of the classification for individual statistical programmes.There is no available in electronic form.
5 (c)Are there existing plans for revision or update of the current classification?It does not exist in electronic form.
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 classificationsThe interpretation of field result about the exist classification.
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))In gathering various types of local occupation in survey including budget, since the government has limited budget for it.
5 (g)Do conversion tables exist between the former and current classification? 
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?Indonesian Standard Classification of Occupation 1977 or KJI 1977 (ISCO 1968).
6 (b)Do correspondence tables exist between the national and the international classifications (if applicable)?Refers to ISCO 1968.
6 (c)Are correspondence tables between alternative and current classification available (if applicable)?Constructed up to three digit code.
6 (d)Does a national coding index exist?Number of items at 3 digit code are around 329.
6 (e)Is the classification available in electronic form? If yes, in which formats is it available?(e.g. PDF, TXT, Excel, XML)It does not exist conversion tables.
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 classification 
7 (b)Contact address, phone number, e-mail or website for public information and inquiryThe 1982 Indonesian Classification of Occupation

Source: UN questionnaire, 6/4/2002