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Standard Occupational Classification

2018 SOC Implementation Schedule for BLS programs

BLS Program Reference date Publication date
Occupational Employment Statistics TBD TBD
Employment Projections TBD TBD
Current Population Survey TBD TBD
OSH - Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries TBD TBD
OSH - Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses TBD TBD
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation TBD TBD
Employment Cost Index TBD TBD
National Compensation Survey - Benefits (incidence and key provisions) TBD TBD
National Compensation Survey - Benefits (detailed provisions) TBD TBD

For information on implementation of the 2018 SOC by other Federal statistical agencies, see:



Last Modified Date: December 5, 2017