United Nations Statistics Division

United Nations Statistics Division
Statistics and Statistical Methods Publications

Household Sample Surveys in Developing and Transition Countries
Series: F, No.96 
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Languages available:A, C, E, F, R, S


The handbook on Household Sample Surveys in Developing and Transition Countries presents the "state of the art" on several important aspects of conducting household surveys in developing and transition countries, including sample design, survey implementation, non-sampling errors, survey costs, and analysis of survey data. The main objective of this handbook is to assist national survey statisticians to design household surveys in an efficient and reliable manner, and to allow users to make greater use of survey generated data. The publication's 25 chapters have been authored by leading experts in survey research methodology around the world.

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