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Costa Rica Multipurpose Household Survey 2006


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Encuesta de Hogares de Propósitos Múltiples 2006
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
07/2006 - 07/2006
Series or system 
Costa Rica National Household Survey
Data type
  • Household
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative

Data collected for this annual 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 model. The 2006 survey included a module on information and communication technologies as well as questions about breastfeeding, immunization, housing bonds, pensions, cooperative affiliations, and access to social programs.