|Full name:||Professional Qualification 2001|
|General description:||A question on professional qualifications was first included in the 2001 Census.|
Information on the Census form was collected by means of a multi-tick question asking respondents to identify all professional qualifications obtained.
The classification of professional qualification distinguishes between:
- People with professional qualifications
- Various categories of health care professional
- people who are qualified teachers for schools
- people with other professional qualifications
It applies to all people aged 16 to 74 in England and Wales; others are categorised as not applicable.
|Start date:||Census 2001|
|Equivalent classifications:||QUAL81 (Census 1981)|
QUAL71 (Census 1971)
QUAL91 (Census 1991)