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Occupation

Definition
Set of jobs whose main tasks and duties are characterised by a high degree of similarity.
Source Definition
ILO 2008 - Resolution Concerning Updating the International Standard Classification of Occupations, p.1.

Profession

Définition
Ensemble d'emplois dont les principales tâches et fonctions se caractérisent par un degré élevé de similarité.
Source de la définition
ILO 2008 - Résolution sur la mise à jour de la Classification internationale type des professions, p.1.

Ocupación

Definición
Conjunto de empleos cuyas principales tareas y cometidos se caracterizan por un alto grado de similitud.
Fuente(s) de la definición
ILO 2008 - Resolución sobre la actualización de la Clasificación Internacional Uniforme de Ocupaciones, p.1.