Accession Number : AD0646150

Title :   OCCUPATIONAL SKILLS AND CIVIL DEFENSE,

Corporate Author : STANFORD RESEARCH INST MENLO PARK CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Brown,Stephen L.

Report Date : SEP 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 82

Abstract : Detailed knowledge of local distributions of industrial skills and nationwide patterns of employment is useful preattack in analyzing industrial vulnerability and postattack in allocating labor resources. A method for estimating occupation-industry distribution, by census tract, is proposed and used in a hypothetical attack on San Jose, California, to investigate selective survival of occupational skills. A matrix of occupations, by industry, is presented for the entire United States. The types of analyses that can be undertaken using the matrix are discussed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CIVIL DEFENSE, MANPOWER), (*EMPLOYMENT, INDUSTRIES), JOB ANALYSIS, LABOR, INDUSTRIAL PLANTS, POPULATION, SURVIVAL(PERSONNEL), TECHNICIANS, CLASSIFICATION, SAMPLING, CIVILIAN PERSONNEL, INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH

Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations
      Civil Defense

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE