Topics Right to choose occupation

Constitute topics are built from the variables in the Comparative Constitutions Project’s dataset, which captures the content of world constitutions. The particular variables relevant to this topic are listed below, in the form of survey questions.

More information about the CCP’s research design is available here, including background information on how the team designed the inventory of constitutional topics as well as the full coding survey


Grants individuals the freedom to choose their occupation and their place of employment without interference from the government.


Rights and Duties



Survey Questions

  • Does the constitution provide for the right to choose ones occupation?