Task Statements

Purpose:Provide a mapping of O*NET-SOC codes (occupations) to tasks associated with the occupation.
Table Name:task_statements
Structure and Description:
ColumnTypeColumn Content
onetsoc_codeCharacter(10)O*NET-SOC Code (see Occupation Data)
task_idDecimal(8,0)Identifies each task
taskCharacter Varying(1000)Task statement associated with an occupation
task_typeCharacter Varying(12)Core or Supplemental
incumbents_respondingDecimal(4,0)Number of incumbents providing task information

This file contains the tasks associated with each O*NET-SOC occupation.

The file is displayed in seven tab delimited fields with the columns named O*NET-SOC Code, Task ID, Task, Task Type, Incumbents Responding, Date, and Domain Source. The seven fields are represented by one row. There are a total of 19,612 rows of data in this file.

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File Structure Changes:
Release NumberDescription of Change
13.0Added as a new file
14.0 - 22.0No structure changes

Data Example - task_statements:
27-2041.0113042Use gestures to shape the music being played, communicating desired tempo, phrasing, tone, color, pitch, volume, and other performance aspects.Core782017-07-01Incumbent
27-2041.0113043Direct groups at rehearsals and live or recorded performances to achieve desired effects such as tonal and harmonic balance dynamics, rhythm, and tempo.Core782017-07-01Incumbent
27-2041.0113046Study scores to learn the music in detail, and to develop interpretations.Core772017-07-01Incumbent
27-2041.0113045Consider such factors as ensemble size and abilities, availability of scores, and the need for musical variety, to select music to be performed.Core782017-07-01Incumbent
27-2041.0113050Audition and select performers for musical presentations.Core762017-07-01Incumbent
27-2041.0113044Plan and schedule rehearsals and performances, and arrange details such as locations, accompanists, and instrumentalists.Core772017-07-01Incumbent
27-2041.0113047Position members within groups to obtain balance among instrumental or vocal sections.Core782017-07-01Incumbent