Major Group 5: Service Workers and Shop and Market Sales Workers
51 Personal and protective services workers 511 Travel attendants and related workers 5111 Travel attendants and travel stewards 5112 Transport conductors 5113 Travel guides 512 Housekeeping and restaurant services workers 5121 Housekeepers and related workers 5122 Cooks 5123 Waiters, waitresses and bartenders 513 Personal care and related workers1 5131 Child-care workers 5132 Institution-based personal care workers 5133 Home-based personal care workers 5139 Personal care and related workers not elsewhere classified 514 Other personal services workers 5141 Hairdressers, barbers, beauticians and related workers 5142 Companions and valets 5143 Undertakers and embalmers 5149 Other personal services workers not elsewhere classified 516 Protective services workers 5161 Fire-fighters 5162 Police officers 5163 Prison guards 5169 Protective services workers not elsewhere classified
Service workers and shop and market sales workers provide personal and protective services related to travel, housekeeping, personal care, or protection against fire, unlawful acts, or they pose as models for artistic creation and display, or demonstrate and sell goods in wholesale or retail shops and similar establishments, as at well as stalls and on markets. Most occupations in this major group require skills at the second ISCO level (ILO, 1990; p.143).
Minor group 515 (Astrologers, fortune tellers and related workers) in ISCO-88 is not separately identified; such occupations should be classified to unit group 5149 (Other personal services workers not elsewhere classified).
1. Personal care and related workers perform simple tasks to assist medical, nursing, midwifery and dental professionals or associate professionals in their dutires. They may also attend to the personal needs and provide care for persons in need of such care. Where no distinction can be made between 'institution-based' care (unit group 5132) and 'home-based' care (unit group 5133), all such personal care workers should be allocated to unit group 5130 (Personal care and related workers, nothing otherwise specified).
52 Models, salespersons and demonstrators 521 Fashion and other models 5210 Fashion and other models 522 Shop, stall and market salespersons and demonstrators1 5220 Shop, stall and market salespersons and demonstrators
See definitional notes to major group 5 (Service Workers and Shop and Market Sales Workers)
1. No distinction is made between shop, stall and market salespersons.