The authors and funding for the research are not affiliated with the BLS. Outside research is provided to demonstrate application of ORS estimates, which increase the understanding of job requirements in the U.S.
This section includes research on survey methodology and approaches conducted during the development of the Occupational Requirements Survey. This research is provided as a reference but does not reflect the current survey methods and approaches used in production of ORS estimates.
Assessing the reliability of conversational interviewing (PDF), 2016