Global Health Data Exchange - Discover the World's Health Data

South Africa October Household Survey 1994

Nav

General Info
Geography 
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
09/1994 - 11/1994
Series or system 
South Africa October Household Survey
Data type
Survey:
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative
Summary 

The October Household Survey (OHS) 1994 was the first nationally representative household survey to be released by Statistics South Africa. A total of 132,469 individuals in 30,279 households were successfully interviewed.

The OHS covered employment, unemployment, and the informal labor market. In addition, the survey provided information on households, dwellings, births, deaths, migration, and perceived quality of life.

Citation
Suggested citation 
Central Statistical Service (South Africa). South Africa October Household Survey 1994.