Collecting Current Occupation and Industry


This video was created to help researchers and public health practitioners
collect useful text descriptions of industry and occupation information when completing surveys, infectious disease case reports, and other health-related data collection. The video addresses the importance of collecting industry and occupation data in public health datasets, and discusses best practices for collecting such data. Examples of good versus bad industry and occupation text descriptions are discussed, and case scenarios are reviewed.

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