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Peru National Household Survey, Third Quarter 1998


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Encuesta Nacional de Hogares, Encuesta Especizalizada de Niveles de Empleo
Peru (PER)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
08/1998 - 09/1998
Series or system 
Data type
  • Longitudinal
  • Household

This survey, also known as ENAHO, was first implemented in 1995. From 1997-2002, data was collected on a quarterly basis. The 4th quarter of the survey was executed under the Program for the Improvement of Surveys and the Measurement of Living Conditions in Latin America and the Caribbean (MECOVI). Expenditure data was gathered to provide information on the living conditions and poverty status. Beginning in May 2003, the data collection became continuous and the sample of the 4th quarter of the 2002 survey was divided into 12 subsamples, each for a month of the year. From 1998, the survey included a panel component.

During the third, quarter of 1998 a sample of the national population was surveyed on topics of household demographics, employment, income, education, migration, and agriculture. The sample, based on the 1993 Census, was 9,015 households.

Suggested citation 

National Institute of Statistics and Informatics (INEI) (Peru). Peru National Household Survey, Third Quarter 1998. Lima, Peru: National Institute of Statistics and Informatics (INEI) (Peru).