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Work Context Categories

Purpose:Provide description of Work Context categories.
Table Name:work_context_categories
Structure and Description:
ColumnTypeColumn Content
element_idCharacter Varying(20)Content Model Outline Position (see Content Model Reference)
scale_idCharacter Varying(3)Scale ID (see Scales Reference)
categoryDecimal(3,0)Category value associated with element
category_descriptionCharacter Varying(1000)Detail description of category associated with element

This file contains the categories associated with the Work Context content area. Categories for the following scales are included: Context (CXP) and Context Category (CTP). The file includes categories utilized in the data collection survey where the category descriptions are variable and item specific.

The file is displayed in four tab delimited fields with the columns named Element ID, Scale ID, Category, and Category Description. The four fields are represented by one row. There are a total of 281 rows of data in this file.

File Structure Changes:
Release NumberDescription of Change
9.0Added as a new file
10.0 - 22.1No structure changes

Data Example - work_context_categories:
4.C.1.a.2.lCXP2Once a year or more but not every month
4.C.1.a.2.lCXP3Once a month or more but not every week
4.C.1.a.2.lCXP4Once a week or more but not every day
4.C.1.a.2.lCXP5Every day
4.C.1.a.4CXP1No contact with others
4.C.1.a.4CXP2Occasional contact with others
4.C.1.a.4CXP3Contact with others about half the time
4.C.1.a.4CXP4Contact with others most of the time
4.C.1.a.4CXP5Constant contact with others

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