Occupation

Acronym(s): OCQ

Description: The occupation (OCQ) section asks questions about the respondent’s work experience. This section goes into details on the type of work that was done and duties performed so that this information can be accurately categorized into occupations.

Additional Information/References/Data Sources: Record Source(s): SHOW original and questions modified from NHANES and the Wisconsin School Study Project (1975)

Instrument Used:
(instruments may vary slightly between survey iterations, below are the survey instruments as they were included in each survey year listed)