Module: Work Orientations

This page lists the questions asked within the Work Orientations module, and for which years. Clicking on the year printed after every question will bring you to the results for that year. Publications and further information on Work Orientations can be found on the Work Orientations Resources page.

PWWKSAT2: How satisfied are you in your (main) job? 2000

HELPFIRM: Are you willing to work harder to help the firm you work for succeed? 2000

PROUDFRM: Are you proud to be working for your firm? 2000

PREFCHNG: Would you change your present type of work for something different? 2000

PREFSTAY: Would you turn down another job with more money to stay with this organisation? 2000

PROUDWRK: Are you proud of the type of work you do? 2000

WKABSENT: How many days have you been absent from work in the last 6 months (not counting vacation)? 2000

LIKEFDJB: How likely is it that you will look for a job with another firm in the next 12 months? 2000

LOSEJOB: How much do you worry about the possibility of losing your job? 2000

EVERJOB2: Have you ever had a paid job for one year or more? 2000

WHYNOTWK: What was the main reason that your job ended? 2000

LIKEJOB: Would you like to have a paid job, either now or in the future? 2000

LKLYFDJB: How likely do you think it is that you would find a job? 2000

LOOKJOB: Are you currently looking for a job? 2000

FINDJOB1: In last 12 months have you registered at a public employment agency? 2000

FINDJOB2: In last 12 months have you registered at a private employment agency? 2000

FINDJOB3: In last 12 months have you answered advertisements for jobs? 2000

FINDJOB4: In last 12 months have you advertised for a job in newspapers or journals? 2000

FINDJOB5: In the last 12 months have you applied directly to employers? 2000

FINDJOB6: In the last 12 months have you asked relatives, friends, or colleagues to help you find a job? 2000

MAININC2: What is your main source of economic support? 2000

TMPDJOB: Would you like more time in a paid job? 2000

TMHLDWRK: Would you like more time doing household work? 2000

TMFAMILY: Would you like more time with your family? 2000

TMFRIEND: Would you like more time with your friends? 2000

TMLEISRE: Would you like more time in leisure activities? 2000

JBERNMNY: Is a job just a way of earning money? 2000

JBENJOY: Would you enjoy a paid job even if you didn't need the money? 2000

WORKIMPA: Is work a person's most important activity? 2000

CHORRESP: Are you responsible for the domestic duties in your household? 2000

JBIMSECR: How important in a job is job security? 2000

JBIMHINC: How important in a job is high income? 2000

JBIMADVC: How important in a job are good opportunities for advancement? 2000

JBIMINTR: How important is an interesting job? 2000

JBIMINDP: How important is a job that allows someone to work independently? 2000

JBIMHELP: How important is a job that allows someone to help other people? 2000

JBIMUSE: How important is a job that is useful to society? 2000

JBIMDAYS: How important is a job that allows someone to decide their times or days of work? 2000

IMPPAY1: How important is how well the person does the job in deciding pay? 2000

IMPPAY2: How important are family responsibilities in deciding pay? 2000

IMPPAY3: How important are education and formal qualifications in deciding pay? 2000

IMPPAY4: How important is length of time with the firm in deciding pay? 2000

TECHEFF3: Will new kinds of technology increase the number of jobs? 2000

TECHBOR2: Will new technologies make work more interesting? 2000

CHEMPSTA: Would you prefer to be an employee or self-employed? 2000

CHFRMSIZ: Would you prefer working in a small or large firm? 2000

CHPRVPUB: Would you prefer working in the private or public sector? 2000

FTPTPREF: Would you prefer a full-time or part- time job? 2000

LKJOBEZ2: How easy or difficult would it be for you to find an acceptable job? 2000

WORKNOW: Are you currently working for pay? 2000

PWWKHARD: Do you work hard in your job? 2000

WORKEARN: Would you prefer to work longer or fewer hours? 2000

JBISSECR: Is your job secure? 2000

JBISHINC: Is your income high? 2000

JBISADV: Are opportunities for advancement high in your job? 2000

JBISINTR: Is job interesting? 2000

JBISINDP: Can you work independently in your job? 2000

JBISHELP: Can you help other people in your job? 2000

JBISUSE: Is your job useful to society? 2000

WRKEXHST: How often do you come home from work exhausted? 2000

WRKPHYSC: How often do you have to do hard physical work? 2000

WRKSTRES: How often do you find your work stressful? 2000

WRKDANGR: How often do you work in dangerous conditions? 2000

FLEXTIME: How are your working hours decided? 2000

WHERWORK: Where do you work? 2000

JBSECURE: What is your present job situation? 2000

SKILLUSE: How much of your past work experience and/or job skills can you make use of in your present job? 2000

SKILLEDN: How important was school, college or university in developing skills you use in your job? 2000

SKILLJOB: How important was training or experience gained in your present or previous job in developing skills used in your job? 2000

WKINDREL: How are relations at your workplace between management and employees? 2000

WKMATREL: How are relations at your workplace between workmates/colleagues? 2000


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