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Costa Rica Multipurpose Household Survey 2002


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Encuesta de Hogares de Propósitos Múltiples 2002
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
07/2002 - 07/2002
Series or system 
Costa Rica National Household Survey
Data type
  • Household
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative

The data collected for this EHPM survey provides information on employment,income, poverty estimates, and demographic variables such as age, sex, marital status, education and migration. Each year the survey focuses on a specific research topic. The 2002 survey focused on housing and services and included questions about migration, breastfeeding (which is studied every 4 years), and vaccination coverage of children under the age of three.