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Vietnam STEP Skills Measurement Household Survey Wave 1 2012


General Info
Viet Nam (VNM)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
05/2012 - 06/2012
Series or system 
STEP (Skills Toward Employment and Productivity) Skills Measurement Household Survey
Data type
  • Household
  • Inpatient
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative

The STEP (Skills Toward Employment and Productivity) program is the first of its kind aimed at generating internationally comparable data on skills in developing coutnries. The target sample poulation consists of individuals ages 15-64 years from urban areas and non-institutional resdidences. Data are collected through household interviews consisting of a questionnaire and literacy assessment. 

Vietnam participated in the first wave of the STEP survey. The sample included 3,405 households.

Suggested citation 

STEP Skills Measurement Program, Vietnam Household Survey 2014, The World Bank. Ref: VNM_2012_STEP-HH_v02_M. Dataset downloaded from on 5/16/2017.