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Dominican Republic National Multipurpose Household Survey 2013


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Encuesta Nacional de Hogares de Propósitos Múltiples, ENHOGAR 2013
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
07/2013 - 09/2013
Series or system 
Dominican Republic National Multipurpose Household Survey
Data type
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview

The purpose of this survey was to gather data in order to create current national indicators of progress toward the Millennium Development Goals, to know more about household demographic characteristics, to understand the population's use of and access to various technologies, to estimate the number of individuals living with disability, and to learn about small businesses. The data were collected through in-home interviews. A total of 26,059 households were interviewed during this survey.

The main themes of the interview included housing conditions, household member demographics, disability, small business operation, and access to the internet, cellphones, and computers.