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Size of workforce

  • Mnemonic reference


  • Applicability

    All people aged 16 to 74 who have ever worked, UK.


This variable records how many people work for the organisation that the person is employed by, at the person's place of employment. Self-employed persons should show how many people they employ (including themselves).


Total number of categories 5

Not applicable (X) comprises: All people aged 15 and under, or aged 75 and over and all people who have never worked.

Code Name
1 1 to 9 people
2 10 to 24 people
3 25 to 499 people
4 500 or more people
X Not applicable