ERIC Number: ED032389
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1968
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Major BLS Programs, A Summary of Their Characteristics.
Bureau of Labor Statistics (DOL), Washington, DC.
The purpose of this document is to summarize the scope and characteristics of more than 50 programs of data collection, compilation, analysis, and dissemination operated by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Using a tabular format accompanied by a brief description, programs are presented under the headings of: (1) Manpower and Employment, (2) Prices and Living Conditions, (3) Wages and Industrial Relations, (4) Productivity, Technology, and Growth, and (5) Foreign Labor and Trade. For each program or activity the following are listed: (1) available data, (2) program variable or population coverage, (3) sources of data, (4) the reference period, (5) publication schedule, (6) publications and their cost, and (7) the uses of results. A table giving available data by city or state is included. (EM)
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Authoring Institution: Bureau of Labor Statistics (DOL), Washington, DC.