Subjects considered by International Conferences of Labour Statisticians

* resulted in a resolution which represents the current ILO recommendations on the subject. Subsequently, some issues in a specific resolution may have been the subject of later resolutions (for example, those relating to underemployment and income from employment).
# guidelines endorsed
+
Adopted by a tripartite meeting of experts in 2009 and endorsed by the ILO Governing Body in 2008.

Labour force, employment, unemployment and underemployment

 

ICLS

Year

Unemployment statistics

2nd

1925

Employment and unemployment statistics

6th

1947

Employment and unemployment statistics

8th

1954

Measurement of underemployment

9th

1957

Progress in the measurement of underemployment, particularly in less developed countries

10th

1962

Measurement of underemployment

11th

1966

Labour force, employment, unemployment and underemployment

13th

1982

Implications of employment promotion schemes on the measurement of employment and unemployment#

14th

1987

Measurement of underemployment and inadequate employment*

16th

1998

Persons on extended absences from work#

16th

1998

Statistics of work, employment and labour underutilization*

19th

2013

Measurement of informality

 

ICLS

Year

Employment in the informal sector

14th

1987

Statistics of employment in the informal sector*

15th

1993

Informal employment#

17th

2003

Child labour statistics

 

ICLS

Year

Methodological considerations

16th

1998

Statistics of child labour*

18th

2008

Measurement of working time

 

ICLS

Year

Statistics of hours of work

10th

1962

Statistics of paid holidays

13th

1982

Statistics of absence from work

14th

1987

Concept and measurement of absence from work

15th

1993

Measurement of working time*

18th

2008

Income from employment, wages and labour cost

 

ICLS

Year

Statistics of wages and hours of labour

1st

1923

International comparisons of real wages

2nd

1925

International comparisons of real wages

4th

1931

Convention concerning statistics of wages and hours of work

5th

1937

Wages and payroll statistics

7th

1949

International comparisons of real wages: a study of methods

8th

1954

Developments relating to Convention 63

8th

1954

Wages statistics

9th

1957

Progress in the application of Convention 63

10th

1962

Statistics of labour cost*

11th

1966

Statistics of wages and employee income*

12th

1973

Revision of the ILO October Inquiry on Occupation Wages

13th

1982

Income from employment

15th

1993

Measurement of income from employment*

16th

1998

Green jobs

 

ICLS

Year

Employment in the environmental sector#

19th

2013

Occupational injuries and diseases

 

ICLS

Year

Statistics of industrial accidents

1st

1923

Statistics of industrial accidents

6th

1947

Standardization of statistics of industrial injuries and occupational diseases

7th

1949

Methods of statistics of occupational diseases

8th

1954

Statistics of employment injuries

9th

1957

10th

1962

Statistics of occupational injuries

13th

1982

16th*

1998

Strikes and lockouts

 

ICLS

Year

Statistics of strikes and lockouts

3rd

1926

Industrial disputes: statistics of strikes

14th

1987

Statistics of strikes, lockouts and other forms of industrial action*

15th

1993

Collective agreements

 

ICLS

Year

Statistics of collective agreements*

3rd

1926

Labour productivity

 

ICLS

Year

Statistics of labour productivity

7th

1949

Developments in labour productivity statistics

8th

1954

Social security

 

ICLS

Year

Social security statistics: development and uses*

9th

1957

Progress in the field of social security statistics

10th

1962

Household income and expenditure

 

ICLS

Year

Family budget surveys

3rd

1926

Methods of family living surveys

7th

1949

Family budgets and consumer prices

9th

1957

Scope, method and uses of family expenditure surveys

12th

1973

Household income and expenditure statistics*

17th

2003

Consumer price indices

 

ICLS

Year

Cost-of-living index numbers

2nd

1925

6th

1947

Special problems in the computation of consumer price index numbers

10th

1962

Consumer price indices

14th

1987

Consumer price indices*

17th

2003

Integrated system for labour statistics

 

ICLS

Year

Framework for a labour accounting system

15th

1993

Classification of industries and occupations

 

ICLS

Year

Classification of industries and occupations

1st

1923

2nd

1925

3rd

1926

International Standard Classification of Occupations (ISCO)

7th

1949

ISCO minor groups

8th

1954

ISCO major, minor and unit groups

9th

1957

Revision of ISCO

11th

1966

Revision of ISCO-68

13th

1982

ISCO-88

14th

1987

ISCO-08

 

2008+

Classification according to status in employment

 

ICLS

Year

International classification according to status in employment (ICSE)

9th

1957

Revision of ICSE (ICSE-93)*

15th

1993

Presentation and dissemination of labour statistics

 

ICLS

Year

International coding of labour statistics

13th

1982

Dissemination practices for labour statistics#

16th

1998

Checklist of good practices for mainstreaming gender in labour statistics#

17th

2003