Accession Number:

AD0646150

Title:

OCCUPATIONAL SKILLS AND CIVIL DEFENSE,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

STANFORD RESEARCH INST MENLO PARK CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

82.0

Abstract:

Detailed knowledge of local distributions of industrial skills and nationwide patterns of employment is useful preattack in analyzing industrial vulnerability and postattack in allocating labor resources. A method for estimating occupation-industry distribution, by census tract, is proposed and used in a hypothetical attack on San Jose, California, to investigate selective survival of occupational skills. A matrix of occupations, by industry, is presented for the entire United States. The types of analyses that can be undertaken using the matrix are discussed. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Civil Defense

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE