Person Type

A person (alive, dead, undead, or fictional).

Own Properties
Properties of @schema/PersonExpected TypeDescription
@schema/additional­Name

An additional name for a Person, can be used for a middle name.

@schema/address or 

Physical address of the item.

@schema/affiliation

An organization that this person is affiliated with. For example, a school/university, a club, or a team.

@schema/alumni­Of or 

An organization that the person is an alumni of.

@schema/award

An award won by or for this item.

@schema/awards

Awards won by or for this item.

@schema/birth­Date

Date of birth.

@schema/birth­Place

The place where the person was born.

@schema/brand or 

The brand(s) associated with a product or service, or the brand(s) maintained by an organization or business person.

@schema/call­Sign

A callsign, as used in broadcasting and radio communications to identify people, radio and TV stations, or vehicles.

@schema/children

A child of the person.

@schema/colleague or 

A colleague of the person.

@schema/colleagues

A colleague of the person.

@schema/contact­Point

A contact point for a person or organization.

@schema/contact­Points

A contact point for a person or organization.

@schema/death­Date

Date of death.

@schema/death­Place

The place where the person died.

@schema/duns

The Dun & Bradstreet DUNS number for identifying an organization or business person.

@schema/email

Email address.

@schema/family­Name

Family name. In the U.S., the last name of a Person.

@schema/fax­Number

The fax number.

@schema/follows

The most generic uni-directional social relation.

@schema/funder or 

A person or organization that supports (sponsors) something through some kind of financial contribution.

@schema/gender or 

Gender of something, typically a [[Person]], but possibly also fictional characters, animals, etc. While http://schema.org/Male and http://schema.org/Female may be used, text strings are also acceptable for people who do not identify as a binary gender. The [[gender]] property can also be used in an extended sense to cover e.g. the gender of sports teams. As with the gender of individuals, we do not try to enumerate all possibilities. A mixed-gender [[SportsTeam]] can be indicated with a text value of "Mixed".

@schema/given­Name

Given name. In the U.S., the first name of a Person.

@schema/global­Location­Number

The Global Location Number (GLN, sometimes also referred to as International Location Number or ILN) of the respective organization, person, or place. The GLN is a 13-digit number used to identify parties and physical locations.

@schema/has­Credential

A credential awarded to the Person or Organization.

@schema/has­Occupation

The Person's occupation. For past professions, use Role for expressing dates.

@schema/has­Offer­Catalog

Indicates an OfferCatalog listing for this Organization, Person, or Service.

@schema/has­POS

Points-of-Sales operated by the organization or person.

@schema/height or 

The height of the item.

@schema/home­Location or 

A contact location for a person's residence.

@schema/honorific­Prefix

An honorific prefix preceding a Person's name such as Dr/Mrs/Mr.

@schema/honorific­Suffix

An honorific suffix following a Person's name such as M.D. /PhD/MSCSW.

@schema/interaction­Statistic

The number of interactions for the CreativeWork using the WebSite or SoftwareApplication. The most specific child type of InteractionCounter should be used.

@schema/isic­V4

The International Standard of Industrial Classification of All Economic Activities (ISIC), Revision 4 code for a particular organization, business person, or place.

@schema/job­Title or 

The job title of the person (for example, Financial Manager).

@schema/knows

The most generic bi-directional social/work relation.

@schema/knows­About or 

Of a [[Person]], and less typically of an [[Organization]], to indicate a topic that is known about - suggesting possible expertise but not implying it. We do not distinguish skill levels here, or relate this to educational content, events, objectives or [[JobPosting]] descriptions.

@schema/knows­Language or 

Of a [[Person]], and less typically of an [[Organization]], to indicate a known language. We do not distinguish skill levels or reading/writing/speaking/signing here. Use language codes from the IETF BCP 47 standard.

@schema/makes­Offer

A pointer to products or services offered by the organization or person.

@schema/member­Of or 

An Organization (or ProgramMembership) to which this Person or Organization belongs.

@schema/naics

The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code for a particular organization or business person.

@schema/nationality

Nationality of the person.

@schema/net­Worth or 

The total financial value of the person as calculated by subtracting assets from liabilities.

@schema/owns or 

Products owned by the organization or person.

@schema/parent

A parent of this person.

@schema/parents

A parents of the person.

@schema/performer­In

Event that this person is a performer or participant in.

@schema/publishing­Principles or 

The publishingPrinciples property indicates (typically via [[URL]]) a document describing the editorial principles of an [[Organization]] (or individual e.g. a [[Person]] writing a blog) that relate to their activities as a publisher, e.g. ethics or diversity policies. When applied to a [[CreativeWork]] (e.g. [[NewsArticle]]) the principles are those of the party primarily responsible for the creation of the [[CreativeWork]].

While such policies are most typically expressed in natural language, sometimes related information (e.g. indicating a [[funder]]) can be expressed using schema.org terminology.

@schema/related­To

The most generic familial relation.

@schema/seeks

A pointer to products or services sought by the organization or person (demand).

@schema/sibling

A sibling of the person.

@schema/siblings

A sibling of the person.

@schema/sponsor or 

A person or organization that supports a thing through a pledge, promise, or financial contribution. e.g. a sponsor of a Medical Study or a corporate sponsor of an event.

@schema/spouse

The person's spouse.

@schema/tax­ID

The Tax / Fiscal ID of the organization or person, e.g. the TIN in the US or the CIF/NIF in Spain.

@schema/telephone

The telephone number.

@schema/vat­ID

The Value-added Tax ID of the organization or person.

@schema/weight

The weight of the product or person.

@schema/work­Location or 

A contact location for a person's place of work.

@schema/works­For

Organizations that the person works for.

Inherited Properties
Properties inherited from @schema/ThingExpected TypeDescription
@schema/additional­Type

An additional type for the item, typically used for adding more specific types from external vocabularies in microdata syntax. This is a relationship between something and a class that the thing is in. In RDFa syntax, it is better to use the native RDFa syntax - the 'typeof' attribute - for multiple types. Schema.org tools may have only weaker understanding of extra types, in particular those defined externally.

@schema/alternate­Name

An alias for the item.

@schema/description

A description of the item.

@schema/disambiguating­Description

A sub property of description. A short description of the item used to disambiguate from other, similar items. Information from other properties (in particular, name) may be necessary for the description to be useful for disambiguation.

@schema/identifier or 

The identifier property represents any kind of identifier for any kind of [[Thing]], such as ISBNs, GTIN codes, UUIDs etc. Schema.org provides dedicated properties for representing many of these, either as textual strings or as URL (URI) links. See background notes for more details.

@schema/image or 

An image of the item. This can be a [[URL]] or a fully described [[ImageObject]].

@schema/main­Entity­Of­Page or 

Indicates a page (or other CreativeWork) for which this thing is the main entity being described. See background notes for details.

@schema/name

The name of the item.

@schema/potential­Action

Indicates a potential Action, which describes an idealized action in which this thing would play an 'object' role.

@schema/same­As

URL of a reference Web page that unambiguously indicates the item's identity. E.g. the URL of the item's Wikipedia page, Wikidata entry, or official website.

@schema/subject­Of or 

A CreativeWork or Event about this Thing.

@schema/url

URL of the item.