5191-Astrologers, Fortune-tellers and Related Workers

Job Title: 

Astrologers, Fortune-tellers and Related Workers

Job Description: 

Astrologers, fortune-tellers and related workers recount past and predict future events in persons? lives by practising astrology, on the basis of characteristics of the clients? palms, samples of playing cards drawn or other techniques.


Tasks include:

  • casting horoscopes of individuals at birth or later to recount past and forecast future events and conditions of their lives
  • interpreting characteristics of clients? palms, samples of playing cards, position of tea leaves or coffee remnants in a cup, shapes and patterns of bones of dead animals etc
  • forecasting future events on the basis of these interpretations
  • determining auspicious times for various human activities such as inaugurations, marriages, journeys and religious and other ceremonies
  • giving warnings and advice on possible courses of action
  • advising individuals on precautions to be taken to avoid evil influences
Additional Notes: 

This unit group includes


Specific Occupations: 

Astrologer/Fortune teller and related worker

International Careers(ISCO): 
Source Of Info: 

Source: SINGAPORE STANDARD OCCUPATIONAL CLASSIFICATION 2015, Department of Statistics, Ministry of Trade & Industry, Republic of Singapore