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Vietnam Living Standards Measurement Survey 2002


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Vietnam Household Living Standards Survey 2002
Viet Nam (VNM)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2002 - 12/2002
Data type
  • Community
  • Household
  • Interview
  • Longitudinal

This survey, also known as the VHLSS, was carried out using three questionnaires, a short household questionnaire, a long household questionnaire given to a smaller sample of the population, and a commune questionnaire. The survey focuses on expenditure and income but also includes questions about education, employment, health, housing, assets, and participation in poverty reduction programs.  

Suggested citation 

General Statistics Office (Viet Nam), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), World Bank (WB). Viet Nam Living Standards Measurement Survey 2002. General Statistical Office, World Bank.