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Bolivia Household Survey 1999


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Encuesta Continua de Hogares 1999
Bolivia (BOL)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
11/1999 - 11/1999
Series or system 
Bolivia Household Survey
Data type
  • Household

This survey was executed as part of the Program for the Improvement of Surveys and the Measurement of Living Conditions in Latin America and the Caribbean (MECOVI). In Bolivia these national surveys, known variously as Encuesta Continua de Hogares or Encuesta de Hogares, were executed under the MECOVI program from 1999-2002 and the National Institute for Statistics has continued to carry out similar household surveys on an annual basis. In 1999 living conditions were measured through data collection on subjects of health and health care access, fertility, employment, income, expenditures, education, basic services, and housing. The sample size was 3,064 households.