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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.3.1 code 85


  • Section: N - Health and social work
  • Division: 85 - Health and social work


This Division is divided into the following Groups:

  • 851 - Human health activities
  • 852 - Veterinary activities
  • 853 - Social work activities

Explanatory note

This sector includes the provision of health care by diagnosis and treatment and the provision of residential care for medical and social reasons, as well as the provision of social assistance, such as counselling, welfare, child protection, community housing and food services, vocational rehabilitation and childcare to those requiring such assistance. Also included is the provision of veterinary services.

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