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New job to start in four weeks or less from reference week

Part A - Short definition:

Not applicable

Part B - Detailed definition:

Refers to whether or not a person, in the week of Sunday, May 1 to Saturday, May 7, 2011, had definite plans to start a new job within the next four weeks.

Reported in:


Reported for:

Population aged 15 years and over in private households, who did not work for pay or in self-employment during the week of Sunday, May 1 to Saturday, May 7, 2011.

Question number(s):

Direct variable: Question 36


No (did not have definite arrangements to start a new job within the next four weeks); Yes (had definite arrangements to start a new job within the next four weeks)


  1. For more information, see the definitions for Unemployed and Not in the labour force variables.
  2. For information on the comparability of the 2011 National Household Survey labour force status data with those of the Labour Force Survey, see Appendix 2.1.
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