Image of Section D Question on Looking for Work


10. Are you currently looking for a job?

(Skipped if question Q1c, d or e is “Yes.”)

Purpose: This question identifies students attempting to enter the workforce.

Response Coding: “Yes” or “No.”

Continuation to next question: Go to Optional Questions/Communication Exchange.

Uses of the data: This data helps reveal whether you are “in the labor force” when computing the percentage of respondents who are “unemployed, not in school and seeking work.” This is reported on State reports and used locally for reasons of program improvement.