Civil Service Exams for NYCHA Residents by Council District - Local Law 163 NYC Department of Citywide Administrative Services (DCAS)
This dataset contains information about NYCHA residents who took a <a href="https://www1.nyc.gov/site/dcas/employment/take-an-exam.page">Civil Service</a> exams, which assess a candidate’s qualifications for a particular Civil Service title in order to ensure that the hiring process is competitive and fair. Using a list of NYCHA addresses, DCAS performed a data match with individuals who took Civil Service exams. Each row in the dataset represents the number of public housing residents by City Council District who took a civil service exam.
The dataset is part of the annual report compiled by the Mayor’s Office of Operations as mandated by the <a href="https://legistar.council.nyc.gov/LegislationDetail.aspx?ID=2745761&GUID=2A9FB1D2-A1A8-4484-9D49-6F8332171B66">Local Law 163 of 2016</a> on different services provided to NYCHA residents. See other datasets in this report by searching the keyword “Services available to NYCHA Residents - Local Law 163” on the Open Data Portal.
|Name||Socrata field name||Column name in ||Data type||Description|
|Number of public housing residents who took a City Civil Service Exam||number_of_public_housing||number_of_public_housing||Text|