Occupational Requirements Survey Publications List

Products
BLS Articles
  • Monthly Labor Review
    • Occupational Requirements Survey: results from a job observation pilot test, November 2016 (HTML) (PDF)
    • The Occupational Requirements Survey: estimates from preproduction testing, November 2015 (HTML) (PDF)

  • The Economics Daily
    • ORS featured in The Economics Daily (HTML)
Supplemental materials
Collection forms and manual
Research

    Collection

    • ORS Pre-production Final Report, September 2015 (HTML) (PDF)
    • Assessing the Reliability of Conversational Interviewing, 2016 (PDF)
    • Response Rates for the Pre-production Test, 2016 (PDF)
    • Using Calibration Training to Assess the Quality of Interviewer Performance, 2015 (HTML) (PDF)
    • ORS Pre-production Collection Activities Report, June 2015 (HTML) (PDF)
    • Fiscal Year 2014 Summary Report, 2014 (PDF)
    • Fiscal Year 2014 Test Plans, September 2013 (PDF)
    • Testing the Collection of Occupational Requirements Data, 2013 (PDF)
    • Phase 3 Summary Report, 2013 (PDF)
    • Phase 2 Summary Report, 2013 (PDF)
    • Phase 1 Summary Report, 2013 (PDF)

    Data Review and Validation

    • Data Visualization Methods, 2016 (PDF)
    • Building Quality Assurance for the Occupational Requirements Survey, 2015 (HTML) (PDF)
    • Occupational Requirements Survey Data Review Process, 2015 (HTML) (PDF)
    • Validation of Estimates in the Occupational Requirements Survey, 2015 (HTML) (PDF)
    • Analysis of Approaches to Validating Data, 2014 (PDF)

    Estimation and Validation

    • ORS Pre-production Estimation and Validation Report, September 2015 (HTML) (PDF)
    • Imputation Methodology, 2016 (PDF)
    • Variance Estimation, 2016 (PDF)
    • Estimation Processes Used in the Occupational Requirements Survey, 2015 (HTML) (PDF)
    • Estimation Considerations, 2014 (PDF)

    Sample Design

    • Dynamics of Occupational Change, July 2016 (PDF)
    • Methodological Issues Related to the Occupational Requirements Survey, February 2015
      (Executive summary - PDF) (Full report - PDF)
    • Occupational Requirements Survey Sample Design, 2015 (HTML) (PDF)
    • Sample Design Evaluation, 2014 (PDF)

 

Last Modified Date: November 30, 2017