Labour force survey 2021
The LFS questionnaire is structured around the following themes:
a description of the household and its members;
the status of an activity according to the ILO definition;
a detailed description of the current main job (occupation, working time, kind of contract, income from work, etc.);
the level of education and participation in training;
the receipt of benefits, including unemployment benefits and old-age pensions;
social and geographical origin;
labour market trajectory over the past 12 months.
In 2021, the complementary module focuses on the labour market situation of migrants.
Statistical concepts and definitions
The LFS provides a measurement of activity, employment and unemployment according to the ILO definition. It gives a description of the job (status, occupation, working time...) according to european classifications / definitions.
It measures the concepts related to formal and non formal education following the european approach.
Persons aged 15 to 89, living in: ordinary housing.
The complete year.