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Kenya Child Labor Baseline Survey 2010


General Info
Kenya (KEN)
Busia, Kilifi, Kitui
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
11/2010 - 12/2010
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Interview

The 2010 Kenya Child Labor Baseline Survey was conducted to assess the extent of child labor in three target districts: Busia, Kilifi, and Kitui.

The survey covered a total of 3,932 households using a two-stage cluster probability sampling design. The basic unit of analysis was the household for individuals ages 5-17.

The questionnaires included questions on sociodemographic characteristics, employment, working conditions, sources of income, and social assistance.

Suggested citation 
International Labour Organization (ILO), Kenya National Bureau of Statistics, Ministry of Devolution and Planning (Kenya). Kenya Child Labor Baseline Survey 2010.