U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
The information on this page relates to the 2010 SOC, please see the 2000 SOC System for information on the previous version of the SOC.
Develop or apply mathematical or statistical theory and methods to collect, organize, interpret, and summarize numerical data to provide usable information. May specialize in fields such as bio-statistics, agricultural statistics, business statistics, or economic statistics. Includes mathematical and survey statisticians. Excludes "Survey Researchers" (19-3022).
Illustrative examples: Biostatistician,
Time Study Statistician
Broad Occupation: 15-2040 Statisticians
Minor Group: 15-2000 Mathematical Science Occupations
Major Group: 15-0000 Computer and Mathematical Occupations
List of SOC Major Groups
SOC User Guide
Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010