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Brazil Consumer Expenditure Survey 2008-2009


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Pesquisa de Orçamentos Familiares 2008-2009
Brazil (BRA)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
05/2008 - 05/2009
Series or system 
Brazil Consumer Expenditure Survey
Data type
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Subnationally representative

This survey, abbreviated as POF, is the fourth in the series. For the 2008-2009 survey, the questionnaires were expanded to include modules on detailed consumption of food, fertility, and anthropometry in addition to modules on household expenditure, individual expenditure and income, housing, and household demographics.

Suggested citation 

Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE). Brazil Consumer Expenditure Survey 2008-2009. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE).