Bridge between BLS Published Tables Major Categories and ATUS-X Coding Lexicon Categories


BLS Published Tables:
Major Categories
ATUS-X
Activity Codes
ATUS-X
Coding Lexicon Categories
Personal care 010000-019999 Personal Care
180100-180199 Travel Related to Personal Care
Eating and drinking 110000-119999 Eating and Drinking
181100-181199 Travel Related to Eating and Drinking
Household activities 020000-029999 Household Activities
except 020903 Household and personal mail and messages (except e-mail)
except 020904 Household and personal e-mail and messages
180200-180299 Travel Related to Household Activities
Purchasing goods and services 070000-079999 Consumer Purchases
080000-089999 Professional and Personal Care Services
090000-099999 Household Services
100100-100199 Using Government Services
100301 Waiting associated with using police or fire services
100302 Waiting associated with obtaining licenses
100399 Waiting associated with using government services or civic obligations, n.e.c.
100400-100499 Security Procedures Related to Government Services or Civic Obligations
109900-109999 Government Services, n.e.c.
180700-180799 Travel Related to Consumer Purchases
180800-180899 Travel Related to Using Professional and Personal Care Services
180900-180999 Travel Related to Using Household Services
181001 Travel related to using government services (2005+)
181003 Travel related to using police or fire services (2003, 2004)
181004 Travel related to using social services (2003, 2004)
181005 Travel related to obtaining licenses and fines or fees (2003, 2004)
181099 Travel related to government services and civic obligations, n.e.c.
Caring for and helping household members 030000-039999 Caring for and Helping Household Members
180300-180399 Travel Related to Caring for and Helping Household Members
Caring for and helping non-household members 040000-049999 Caring for and Helping Non-Household Members
180400-180499 Travel Related to Caring for and Helping Non-Household Members
Working and Work-related Activities 050000-059999 Work and Work-Related Activities
180500-180599 Travel Related to Work
Organizational, civic, and religious activities 140000-149999 Religious and Spiritual Activities
150000-159999 Volunteer Activities
100200-100299 Civic Obligations and Participation
100303 Waiting associated with civic obligations and participation
181400-181499 Travel Related to Religious or Spiritual Activities
181500-181599 Travel Related to Volunteering
181002 Travel related to civic obligations and participation
Leisure and sports 120000-129999 Socializing, Relaxing, and Leisure
130000-139999 Sports, Exercise, and Recreation
181200-181299 Travel Related to Socializing, Relaxing, and Leisure
181300-181399 Travel Related to Sports, Exercise, and Recreation
Telephone calls, mail, and e-mail 160000-169999 Telephone Calls
181600-181699 Travel Related to Phone Calls
020903 Household and personal mail and messages (except e-mail)
020904 Household and personal e-mail and messages
Other activities, not elsewhere classified 181800-181899 Security Procedures Related to Traveling
189900-189999 Traveling, n.e.c.
500000-509999 Data Codes