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Bangladesh - Tongi and Jessore Supporting Household Activities for Health, Assets, and Revenue Baseline Survey 2000


General Info
Original or alternative title 
SHAHAR Baseline Survey 2000 – slum areas of Tongi and Jessore municipalities
Dhaka, Khulna
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
04/2000 - 08/2000
Data type
  • Household

The SHAHAR Baseline Survey was conducted in August 2000 in the slums and low-income settlements of Jessore and Tongi municipalities in Bangladesh to assess changes in household livelihood security measures. Topics covered include household composition, migration and education, status of employment and earnings, transfers, social assistance and other income, household assets, urban agriculture, savings, loans, housing, environment, water and sanitation, daily food, consumption, diarrhea and other illnesses, health, nutrition knowledge and practice, pre-school feeding, utilization of health care facilities for pregnancy/birth, anthropometry, community participation, and general household livelihood security.