Work Context Categories

Purpose:Provide description of Work Context categories.
Structure and Description:
ColumnTypeColumn Content
Element IDCharacter Varying(20)Content Model Outline Position (see Content Model Reference)
Element NameCharacter Varying(150)Content Model Element Name (see Content Model Reference)
Scale IDCharacter Varying(3)Scale ID (see Scales Reference)
Scale NameCharacter Varying(50)Scale Name (see Scales Reference)
CategoryInteger(3)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 six tab delimited fields with the columns named Element ID, Element Name, Scale ID, Scale Name, Category, and Category Description. The six 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 - 24.0No structure changes

Data Example - Work Context Categories:
Element IDElement NameScale IDScale NameCategoryCategory Description
4.C.1.a.2.lFace-to-Face DiscussionsCXPContext (Categories 1-5)1Never
4.C.1.a.2.lFace-to-Face DiscussionsCXPContext (Categories 1-5)2Once a year or more but not every month
4.C.1.a.2.lFace-to-Face DiscussionsCXPContext (Categories 1-5)3Once a month or more but not every week
4.C.1.a.2.lFace-to-Face DiscussionsCXPContext (Categories 1-5)4Once a week or more but not every day
4.C.1.a.2.lFace-to-Face DiscussionsCXPContext (Categories 1-5)5Every day
4.C.1.a.4Contact With OthersCXPContext (Categories 1-5)1No contact with others
4.C.1.a.4Contact With OthersCXPContext (Categories 1-5)2Occasional contact with others
4.C.1.a.4Contact With OthersCXPContext (Categories 1-5)3Contact with others about half the time
4.C.1.a.4Contact With OthersCXPContext (Categories 1-5)4Contact with others most of the time
4.C.1.a.4Contact With OthersCXPContext (Categories 1-5)5Constant contact with others