Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.4 code 78


  • Section: N - Administrative and support service activities
  • Division: 78 - Employment activities


This Division is divided into the following Groups:

  • 781 - Activities of employment placement agencies
  • 782 - Temporary employment agency activities
  • 783 - Other human resources provision

Explanatory note

This division includes activities of listing employment vacancies and referring or placing applicants for employment, where the individuals referred or placed are not employees of the employment agencies, supplying workers to clients' businesses for limited periods of time to supplement the working force of the client, and the activities of providing human resources and human resource management services for others on a contract or fee basis. This division also includes executive search and placement activities and activities of theatrical casting agencies.

This division excludes the activities of agents for individual artists (see class 7490).

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