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Kenya Integrated Household Budget Survey 2005-2006


General Info
Kenya (KEN)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
05/2005 - 05/2006
Series or system 
Kenya Integrated Household Budget Survey
Data type
  • Community
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The nationally representative KIHBS was the first important household survey carried out under the Central Bureau of Statistics Plan in Kenya. Households were surveyed on topics of demographics, housing, education, health, agriculture, finances, and expenditures. The exact GPS coordinates of each household surveyed were also recorded.

Agriculture, Alcohol use, Antimalarials, Aplastic and other non-nutritional anemias, Ascariasis, Assets, Asthma, BCG vaccines, Back and neck pain, Back pain, Birth place, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Cancers, Causes of death, Child anthropometry, Child health care, Cooking fuels, Crime, Crops, DTP vaccines, Diabetes, Diarrhea, Diet, Disability, Disasters, Domestic migration, Education, Education expenditures, Electricity, Employment, Family composition, Family size, Fertility, Fever, HIV and AIDS, Headache, Health care personnel, Health care use, Health facilities, Hearing loss, Height, Hepatitis B vaccines, Hookworm disease, Hospitals, Household air pollution, Household deaths, Household expenditures, Housing, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hypertension, Immunization, Income, Influenza, Injuries, Insecticide-treated bednets, International migration, Limited mobility, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Loans, Lower respiratory infections, Malaria, Malnutrition, Marital status, Maternal mortality, Measles, Measles vaccines, Mental and behavioral disorders, Morbidity, Musculoskeletal diseases, Neurological conditions, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, Parents, Personal health expenditures, Place of death, Place of delivery, Poisonings, Polio vaccines, Pregnancy, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Public social assistance, Religion, STDs, Sanitation, Schistosomiasis, School enrollment, Sense organ diseases, Skilled birth attendants, Socioeconomic risk factors, Suicide, Summary birth history, Telephones, Tetanus, Tobacco use, Transportation, Trichuriasis, Tuberculosis, Typhoid and paratyphoid fevers, Unemployment, Unintentional injuries, Upper respiratory infections, Vaccination cards, Violence, Vision loss, Vomiting, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight
Suggested citation 

Central Bureau of Statistics (Kenya), UK Department for International Development (DFID), United States Agency for International Development (USAID), European Union (EU), Danish International Development Agency (DANIDA), World Bank (WB), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). Kenya Integrated Household Budget Survey 2005-2006. Nairobi, Kenya: Central Bureau of Statistics (Kenya).

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