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Graduate Outcomes Survey Results 2020/21 - Employer location

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Graduate Outcomes Survey Results 2020/21

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Employer location

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valid entries
Short nameEMPPLOC

This data item records the location of the graduates employment

Applicable toEngland Northern Ireland Scotland Wales

Graduate.ALLACT01 = 1 OR Graduate.ALLACT05 = 1

Valid entries and labels
04Northern Ireland
05Outside the United Kingdom
06Channel Islands or Isle of Man

The information captured relates to what the graduate considers to be their MAIN job in the employment section. This question is mandatory to answer if ALLACT01 = 1 or ALLACT05 = 1 is selected.

ALL of the information provided in Employment.EMPNAME, Employment.EMPDUTIES, Employment.EMPPLOC, Employment.EMPPCODE, Employment.EMPCITY and Employment.EMPCOUNTRY is returned to assist in the allocation of a Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) code. The SIC 2007 valid entries and labels are based on the UK Standard Industrial Classification 2007 (UK SIC 2007) four digit class and five digit subclass levels as identified in the Office for National Statistics (ONS) UK Standard Industrial Classification 2007 web page 'Main volume' (PDF).

More information on how SIC/SOC coding is applied can be found under Data Classification (SIC/SOC) on the HESA website.


In which country is your place of work?

Required for valid responseYes
To be asked of third partyYes
Quality rules
Quality rules to follow
Part of
Field length2
Minimum occurrences1
Maximum occurrences1
Schema components
Element: EMPPLOC
Date modified2022-05-25
Change management notesA typographic error in the label of valid entry 04 has been corrected.

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