Task Statements

Purpose:Provide a mapping of O*NET-SOC codes (occupations) to tasks associated with the occupation.
Structure and Description:
ColumnTypeColumn Content
O*NET-SOC CodeCharacter(10)O*NET-SOC Code (see Occupation Data)
Task IDInteger(8)Identifies each task
TaskCharacter Varying(1000)Task statement associated with an occupation
Task TypeCharacter Varying(12)Core or Supplemental
Incumbents RespondingInteger(4)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 19,695 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 - 24.1No structure changes

Data Example - Task Statements:
O*NET-SOC CodeTask IDTaskTask TypeIncumbents RespondingDateDomain Source
25-1193.006429Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom discussions.Core8708/2019Incumbent
25-1193.006425Prepare course materials, such as syllabi, homework assignments, and handouts.Core8708/2019Incumbent
25-1193.006423Maintain student attendance records, grades, and other required records.Core8708/2019Incumbent
25-1193.006422Evaluate and grade students' class work, assignments, and papers.Core8708/2019Incumbent
25-1193.006424Prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduate or graduate students on topics such as anatomy, therapeutic recreation, and conditioning theory.Core8708/2019Incumbent
25-1193.006428Plan, evaluate, and revise curricula, course content, course materials, and methods of instruction.Core8708/2019Incumbent
25-1193.006430Keep abreast of developments in the field by reading current literature, talking with colleagues, and participating in professional conferences.Core8708/2019Incumbent