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Ecuador National Urban Household Income and Expenditure Survey 2002-2003


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Encuesta Nacional de Ingresos y Gastos de Hogares Urbanos
Ecuador (ECU)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
02/2002 - 01/2003
Data type
  • Household
  • Interview
  • Urban only

This survey, also known as ENIGHU, is part of Ecuador's Integrated System of Household Expenditures. Urban households were interviewed on household demographics, housing, employment, and daily, monthly, and annual household expenditures. The primary earner in the household was also interviewed about income and weekly expenditures made outside the home. The sample, based on the 2001 Census, was 11,256 households. A survey report is available through select libraries.