Work Package 3

Work package description

Start date or starting eventMonth 3
Activity Type1RTD/innovation related
Participant id123456789
Person-months per participant0.63.8


To produce from EU harmonised statistical sources a statistical compendium showing variations in socio-economic indicators across the categories of the prototype ESeC for all countries of the European Union. To compare the prototype ESeC with the UK NS-SEC.Description of work

The derivation matrices developed within Work package 2 will be applied to the European Labour Force Survey and to the European Community Household Panel to generate comparative information on a selection of important social indicators, for consideration by the partners in Work package 4. UK LFS data will be used to compare ESeC and NS-SEC.


A web-based resource showing variation in social indicators for all countries of the EU according to the prototype ESeC.

Milestones 2 and expected result

Provision of prima facie evidence of variation in major social indicators by categories of the prototype ESeC.

1 For STREPs/STIPs each WP must relate to one (and only one) of the following three possible Activity Types: RTD/Innovation activities, Demonstration activities, Management activities.

2 Milestones are points where major results have successfully been achieved as the basis for the next phase of work, or which serve as control points at which decisions are needed; for example concerning which of several technologies will be adopted as the basis for the next phase of the project.